Making Connections in Elementary and Middle School Social Studies
This book revolves around the idea that making personal connections with the material to be learned is what creates powerful learning experiences. Making Connections in Elementary and Middle School Social Studies is a comprehensive, reader-friendly text that demonstrates how personal connections can be incorporated into social studies education while meeting the National Council for the Social Studies thematic, pedagogical, and disciplinary standards. The book examines a variety of methods both novice and experienced teachers alike can use to make social studies more interesting and to help students make their own personal connections.
Thousand Oaks, CA
elementary, middle school, social studies
Elementary Education and Teaching | Junior High, Intermediate, Middle School Education and Teaching | Social and Behavioral Sciences
Johnson, A. P. (2006). Making Connections in Elementary and Middle School Social Studies. Sage Publishing.