Reading Like a Historian: Teaching Literacy in Middle and High School History Classrooms

Reading Like a Historian: Teaching Literacy in Middle and High School History Classrooms

by Sam Wineburg, Daisy Martin, Chauncey Monte-Sano
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0807752134

ISBN-13: 9780807752135

Pub. Date: 05/27/2011

Publisher: Teachers College Press

This practical resource shows you how to apply Sam Wineburg's highly acclaimed approach to teaching, "Reading Like a Historian", in your middle and high school classroom to increase academic literacy and spark students' curiosity. Chapters cover key moments in American history, beginning with exploration and colonization and ending with the Cuban Missile Crisis.

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This practical resource shows you how to apply Sam Wineburg's highly acclaimed approach to teaching, "Reading Like a Historian", in your middle and high school classroom to increase academic literacy and spark students' curiosity. Chapters cover key moments in American history, beginning with exploration and colonization and ending with the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807752135
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Publication date:
05/27/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.86(h) x 0.38(d)

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