Social Studies Instruction: Selecting Resources & Assessments

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Which of the following reasons explains why teachers should not rely too heavily on the social studies textbook as the only resource?

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1. Which of the following online sources would be most credible?

2. All of these sources probably have consistently reliable and relevant information for students except for which of the following?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

How are resources and assessments selected in social studies instruction? Gauge your knowledge of the selection process by using the worksheet and quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The goal of these materials is to quickly check your knowledge of:

  • An online source that is most credible
  • Artifacts and models
  • Type of assessment that helps teachers make instructional decisions
  • Why teachers should not rely too heavily on the social studies textbook
  • Websites that have reliable and relevant info for students

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the lesson on social studies resources and assessments
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about resources that students can rely on
  • Information recall - retrieve the knowledge you have acquired about an assessment that helps teachers make instructional decisions

Additional Learning

The lesson named, Social Studies Instruction: Selecting Resources & Assessments can be a useful tool if you are still looking to review more material. Some objectives you can complete thanks to this lesson include:

  • Determine what online materials should be used to teach students
  • Examine the benefits of having a guest speaker in the classroom
  • Analyze the information that students should be learning
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