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 Samuel S. Wineburg, Daisy Martin, Chauncey Monte-Sano
     
 

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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.

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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.

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ISBN-13:
9780807754030
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Publication date:
05/28/2013
Pages:
155
Sales rank:
202,990
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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