Ch 47: TExES Core Subjects EC-6: Social Studies Instruction

About This Chapter

Need help remembering how to connect psychology, sociology, and anthropology? Try going over the lessons in this chapter on social studies instruction. Practice with our quiz questions to get ready for the TExES Core Subjects EC-6 test.

TExES Core Subjects EC-6: Social Studies Instruction - Chapter Summary

As you know, social studies encompasses several disciplines, and as an educator you have to be aware of the latest methodologies and techniques for teaching your students about each of these disciplines. Because of this, the TExES Core Subjects EC-6 test will ask questions that measure your teaching acumen. Therefore, it would be a good idea to use our chapter to go over such important topics as the following:

  • How the social sciences operate as an interdisciplinary field
  • Basic social studies skills and concepts
  • Social studies teaching strategies
  • A review of typical assessments used for the social sciences

We offer you assessment quizzes for every lesson within the chapter. These assessment let you can gauge whether you are prepared for questions about social studies instruction on the TExES Core Subjects EC-6 test. Both the lesson quizzes and the chapter exam use multiple-choice questions that pull information directly from the source materials, so you can be sure that our assessments measure your ability to perform well on these types of questions on the exam.

Our assessment tools can also be used in a different way. For example, as you look through the lessons in this chapter, you may feel confident about some of the topics, but a little unsure about the others. Instead of going through the lessons first, you can start by taking the quizzes to see how well you know the information. If you can select the correct answers, it gives you undeniable evidence of your knowledge base. Whatever answers you don't know will help you identify the topics you need to go over more thoroughly.

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