With an emphasis on active learning, this supplementary text helps busy elementary and middle school teachers engage all students in the vibrant world of social studies. This inquiry-based book presents hands-on explorations, interaction with primary sources, and critical thinking activities, that provide concrete methods to successfully integrate the language arts into the social studies curriculum.
- Promotes the development of literacy skills by authentically integrating language arts
- Supports differentiated instruction for specific grade levels, English language learners, and students with special needs
- Connects to standards in language arts, social studies, and technology