Elementary Social Studies (© 2016)
Updated in 2016, this
6th digital edition of Effective Elementary Social Studies provides a
comprehensive overview of social studies teaching methods and content for
grades K-6. All the content areas of social studies (history, government,
geography, economics, psychology/social psychology, sociology, anthropology
and selected fields of the humanities) are included in this uniquely engaging textbook.
Teaching Middle Level Social Studies: A Practical Guide for 4th - 8th Grades (© 2015)
This book is a comprehensive and practical guide to teaching middle level social studies.
A central message is that middle level students are just as capable as high school students when their learning is based
on hands-on, progressive, reflective activities. The research-based strategies, methods, and lessons shared
throughout the book were all successfully used in middle level social studies classes.
Teaching the Social Sciences and History in Secondary Schools: A Methods Book (NEW 2014 Edition)
Formerly published by Social Science Education Consortium (SSEC)
through Wadsworth/Thomson/ITP (1996) and Waveland Press (2000)—and now thoroughly updated—this text
provides a comprehensive survey of secondary social studies curriculum and methods.
Each chapter features a collection of activities designed to help pre-service teachers become
reflective practitioners. Active web links in each chapter support in-depth exploration of key topics.