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Social Studies In Action A Methodology Workshop, K-5.
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Session 4.
Engage.
Explore.
Explain.
Apply.
Evaluate.
Resources.
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Assignments.

Applying Themes and Disciplines

Evaluate.

What Did You Learn?
In this session, you have observed how themes can serve as organizing strands for the social studies curriculum. You have also practiced developing a lesson based on themes and disciplines.

Now write a Summary (PDF) of what you've learned. Be sure to include:

  • the relationship between disciplines, themes, concepts, and processes;
  • how disciplines, themes, concepts, and processes help you plan content-rich social studies units and lessons; and
  • organizing or teaching strategies you plan to apply in your own teaching.
Assignment.

Save your written work to submit as an assignment.

Refer to the Assignments page to be sure you've completed all assignments for this session.

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