The Story of Ourselves: Teaching History Through Children's Literature

The Story of Ourselves: Teaching History Through Children's Literature

by Richard Ammon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0435087258

ISBN-13: 9780435087258

Pub. Date: 12/07/1992

Publisher: Heinemann

Students across the country have tagged history as their number one most-disliked subject in school. In The Story of Ourselves, the contributors focus on the need for a stimulating history curriculum with the application of children's trade book literature as an indispensable ingredient for such a curriculum. The book is a collection of writings by trade

Overview

Students across the country have tagged history as their number one most-disliked subject in school. In The Story of Ourselves, the contributors focus on the need for a stimulating history curriculum with the application of children's trade book literature as an indispensable ingredient for such a curriculum. The book is a collection of writings by trade book authors and public school and college-level educators, designed to offer support and instruction for teachers who decide to use children's literature in their history/social studies programs. Included here are such well-known authors as Russell Freedman, Pam Conrad, Milton Meltzer, Joan Blos, and Leonard Everett Fisher.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780435087258
Publisher:
Heinemann
Publication date:
12/07/1992
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
11 - 15 Years

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