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Instructional Strategies for Teaching History

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The chapters included in this short course offer teachers the most pertinent strategies for teaching history. The engaging lessons in each chapter provide teachers with useful techniques for planning lesson material, facilitating courses and improving student achievement.
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7 chapters in Instructional Strategies for Teaching History

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Lesson 1 - Basics of History Instruction: Strategies & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79432].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79432].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Integrating Art & Media in History Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79433].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79433].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Using Local Places & People in History Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79434].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79434].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Teaching Students to Think Like Historians Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79435].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79435].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Literacy Strategies for Social Studies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80618].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80618].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Read & Interpret Social Studies Texts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[64036].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[64036].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Strategies for Teaching Reading & Writing Across Content Areas Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69549].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69549].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Teaching Kids Government & Economics: Strategies & Activities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[76336].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[76336].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Teaching Children Geography: Strategies & Tools Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79436].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79436].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Direct Instruction Teaching Method: Definition, Examples & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5765].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5765].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Instructional Strategies: Hands-On, Interactive, Expository & Collaborative Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1894].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1894].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Is the Socratic Method? Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36826].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36826].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Instructional Strategies: Daily Review & Warm-Up Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69552].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69552].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Check for Understanding in the Classroom: Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48172].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48172].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Providing Guided Practice & Models in Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69553].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69553].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Instructional Strategies for Summarizing & Note-Taking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69554].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69554].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Importance of Independent Practice in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69558].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69558].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Planning & Implementing a Flipped Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79439].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79439].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Questioning Techniques in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31787].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31787].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Questioning Strategies for the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53161].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53161].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Blended Learning Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31731].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31731].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Game Based Learning: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31662].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31662].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Teaching Reading: 3-Minute Pause & Think-Alouds Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69560].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69560].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Teaching Reading: Before, During & After Technique Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69561].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69561].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Teaching Mental Rehearsal to Improve Student Performance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69564].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69564].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Learning History Concepts & Skills Through Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79441].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79441].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Graphic Organizer: Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5771].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5771].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Scaffolding in Teaching: Tips & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48175].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48175].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Using Music to Teach History Content & Vocabulary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79442].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79442].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Using Technology in the History Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79443].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79443].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Formative Assessment Ideas for Social Studies
Lesson 14 - Informal Assessment Ideas for Social Studies
Lesson 15 - Formative Assessment Ideas for History
Lesson 16 - Teaching History Using Graphic Novels Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273425].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273425].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Learning Environment in the Classroom: Definition, Impact & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5761].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5761].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Creating a Safe Learning Environment in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31735].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31735].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Classroom Management Techniques Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1901].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1901].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Classroom Behavior Management Ideas for Teachers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48058].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48058].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Designing a History Classroom to Maximize Learning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79445].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79445].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Differentiated Instruction: Adapting the Learning Environment for Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1896].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1896].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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