Education: History

  • Learning to Teach History in the Secondary School: A companion to school experience book cover

    Learning to Teach History in the Secondary School

    A companion to school experience, 4th Edition

    By Terry Haydn, Alison Stephen, James Arthur, Martin Hunt

    'An excellent companion to Learning to Teach in Secondary School ... full of good ideas and better advice ... Mentors will certainly want to use it, and so, I'm sure, will the rest of the history department ... Make sure they buy one, and keep your copy under lock and key.' – Michael Duffy, Times…

    Paperback – 2014-10-20
    Routledge
    Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

  • Social Studies for Secondary Schools: Teaching to Learn, Learning to Teach book cover

    Social Studies for Secondary Schools

    Teaching to Learn, Learning to Teach, 4th Edition

    By Alan J. Singer

    Now in its 4th edition, this popular text for secondary social studies methods courses integrates discussions of educational goals and the nature of history and social studies with ideas for organizing social studies curricula, units, lessons, projects, and activities. A major theme throughout is…

    Paperback – 2014-10-08
    Routledge

  • Teaching Recent Global History: Dialogues Among Historians, Social Studies Teachers and Students book cover

    Teaching Recent Global History

    Dialogues Among Historians, Social Studies Teachers and Students, 1st Edition

    By Diana B. Turk, Laura J. Dull, Robert Cohen, Michael R. Stoll

    Teaching Recent Global History explores innovative ways to teach world history, beginning with the early 20th century. The authors’ unique approach unites historians, social studies teachers, and educational curriculum specialists to offer historically rich, pedagogically innovative, and…

    Paperback – 2014-03-12
    Routledge
    Transforming Teaching

  • Elementary Social Studies: Constructing a Powerful Approach to Teaching and Learning book cover

    Elementary Social Studies

    Constructing a Powerful Approach to Teaching and Learning, 3rd Edition

    By S.G. Grant, Bruce A. VanSledright

    Organized around four commonplaces of education—learners and learning, subject matter, teachers and teaching, and classroom environment—Elementary Social Studies provides a rich and ambitious framework to help social studies teachers achieve powerful teaching and learning results. By blending the…

    Paperback – 2014-03-05
    Routledge

  • Teaching Social Studies to English Language Learners book cover

    Teaching Social Studies to English Language Learners

    2nd Edition

    By Stephen J. Thornton, Bárbara C. Cruz

    Teaching Social Studies to English Language Learners provides readers with a comprehensive understanding of both the challenges that face English language learners (ELLs) and ways in which educators might address them in the social studies classroom. The authors offer context-specific strategies…

    Paperback – 2013-03-11
    Routledge
    Teaching English Language Learners across the Curriculum

  • Building Students' Historical Literacies: Learning to Read and Reason with Historical Texts and Evidence book cover

    Building Students' Historical Literacies

    Learning to Read and Reason with Historical Texts and Evidence, 1st Edition

    By Jeffery Nokes

    How can teachers incorporate the richness of historical resources into classrooms in ways that are true to the discipline of history and are pedagogically sound? This book explores the notion of historical literacy, adopts a research-supported stance on literacy processes, and promotes the…

    Paperback – 2012-11-28
    Routledge

  • Enlivening Secondary History: 50 Classroom Activities for Teachers and Pupils book cover

    Enlivening Secondary History: 50 Classroom Activities for Teachers and Pupils

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Davies, Rhys Davies

    Enlivening Secondary History is the ideal handbook for busy history teachers who want to do something different in their classrooms, but have little time to plan and organise their lessons. Featuring tried-and-tested practical ideas complete with relevant exemplars and step-by-step advice, this…

    Paperback – 2012-06-12
    Routledge

  • Making Citizens: Transforming Civic Learning for Diverse Social Studies Classrooms book cover

    Making Citizens

    Transforming Civic Learning for Diverse Social Studies Classrooms, 1st Edition

    By Beth C. Rubin

    Can social studies classrooms be effective "makers" of citizens if much of what occurs in these classrooms does little to prepare young people to participate in the civic and political life of our democracy? Making Citizens illustrates how social studies can recapture its civic purpose through an…

    Paperback – 2011-06-28
    Routledge

  • Gaming the Past: Using Video Games to Teach Secondary History book cover

    Gaming the Past

    Using Video Games to Teach Secondary History, 1st Edition

    By Jeremiah McCall

    Despite the growing number of books designed to radically reconsider the educational value of video games as powerful learning tools, there are very few practical guidelines conveniently available for prospective history and social studies teachers who actually want to use these teaching and…

    Paperback – 2011-05-16
    Routledge

  • Teaching U.S. History as Mystery book cover

    Teaching U.S. History as Mystery

    2nd Edition

    By David Gerwin, Jack Zevin

    Presenting U.S. history as contested interpretations of compelling problems, this text offers a clear set of principles and strategies, together with case studies and "Mystery Packets" of documentary materials from key periods in American history, that teachers can use with their students to…

    Paperback – 2010-12-13
    Routledge

  • Teaching World History as Mystery book cover

    Teaching World History as Mystery

    1st Edition

    By Jack Zevin, David Gerwin

    Offering a philosophy, methodology, and examples for history instruction that are active, imaginative, and provocative, this text presents a fully developed pedagogy based on problem-solving methods that promote reasoning and judgment and restore a sense of imagination and participation to…

    Paperback – 2010-12-01
    Routledge

  • World History: The Basics book cover

    World History: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Peter N. Stearns

    World History has rapidly grown to become one of the most popular and talked about approaches to the study of history. World History: The Basics introduces this fast-growing field and addresses key questions such as: What is world history? How do we study a subject with such a broad geographic…

    Paperback – 2010-11-10
    Routledge
    The Basics

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