Integrating Growth of a Nation with Reading Instruction

Integrating Growth of a Nation with Reading Instruction

by Trisha Callella, Jenny Campbell
     
 
Students often struggle to comprehend nonfiction reading materials in the content areas. It can also be difficult to fit in social studies curriculum given all you have to teach every day. Integrating Growth of a Nation with Reading Instruction is a dual solution! This resource includes six units that cover history and citizenship. The units are based on the most

Overview

Students often struggle to comprehend nonfiction reading materials in the content areas. It can also be difficult to fit in social studies curriculum given all you have to teach every day. Integrating Growth of a Nation with Reading Instruction is a dual solution! This resource includes six units that cover history and citizenship. The units are based on the most common social studies topics taught in grades 3-4 in accordance with the national social studies standards. Each unit provides a nonfiction social studies story; prereading and postreading strategies; critical thinking, logic, and test-taking pages; as well as a hands-on social studies activity. Using the lessons in this resource, students will continue learning to read while reading to learn. They will also become more successful readers while gaining new social studies knowledge and experiences, and you will maximize your teaching time by integrating the social studies curriculum with reading instruction.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781574719048
Publisher:
Creative Teaching Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/28/2002
Pages:
72
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.18(d)
Age Range:
8 - 11 Years

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