Ch 24: Elementary Social Studies: Curriculum Concepts

About This Chapter

If you're looking for a way to quickly review elementary social studies curriculum concepts, this chapter is for you. Consisting of bite-sized lessons and self-assessments, this chapter provides a quick method for preparing for an upcoming exam or strengthening your social science teaching abilities.

Elementary Social Studies: Curriculum Concepts - Chapter Summary

For an overview of concepts and instructional strategies for elementary social studies curricula, take a look at this useful online study guide chapter. The lessons, which are all taught by expert social studies instructors, are designed to refresh your understanding of social science instruction methods, skills and interdisciplinary connections. When you're finished working through our short and simple lessons, you should be able to:

  • Assess basic social studies teaching strategies, skills and concepts
  • Recognize interdisciplinary connections across the social sciences
  • Integrate social science content into curricula
  • Support social science learning with literature

Each lesson comes with a short quiz to help you quickly remember the information you studied. The chapter is accessible online 24/7, which makes it easy to review these materials whenever you have free time. Take the chapter exam to master the material, and feel free to submit questions to our subject-matter experts if you need extra help.

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