Ways That Work Putting Social Studies Standards into Practice

ISBN-10: 0435089072

ISBN-13: 9780435089078

Edition: 1997

Authors: Tarry Lindquist

List price: $31.88 Buy it from $0.69 Rent it from $15.98
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


Faced with recent state and national mandates, many veteran social studies teachers are now required to explore new content and achieve new goalsoften without any guidance. New teachers are at an even greater disadvantage, wondering what exactly they are supposed to teach and how to go about it. In Ways That Work, Tarry Lindquist provides some answers. Ways That Work is an idea book from start to finish, modeling several different ways social studies content can be organized in elementary and middle school classrooms. Each chapter: identifies a specific standard and a goal presents strategies to help you achieve the goal outlines how to put the strategies into place describes essential skills you can develop suggests ways you can incorporate other subject areas, especially language arts and literature presents proven assessment techniques concludes with a detailed bibliography of student books and references. Together, the chapters illustrate that there is no one way to teach social studiesthat the magic of teaching social studies lies in the richness of the available content, the variety of strategies to choose from, and the diversity of viewpoints to explore. The value of Ways That Work increases as you make the strategies your own. Both preservice and inservice teachers will find it a source of fresh ideas for their classrooms.
Used Starting from $0.69
Rent Starting from $15.98
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Terminology Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Math Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $31.88
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Heinemann
Publication date: 11/3/1997
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 200
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

By the Book: Learning History Beyond the Text
A Place at the Table: Investigating Global Issues in a Day
Across the United States: Creating a Collegial Classroom Community
Trade Fair: Orchestrating a One-Period Peak Experience
Cooperative Biographies: Focusing on Reading, Research, Writing, and Responsibility
Bridges to Other Cultures: Infusing Cultural Studies Across the Curriculum
Constitutional Visions: Connecting the Constitution, Kids, Science, Civics, and Social Studies
General References
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.