Exploring Vacation and Etiquette Themes in Social Studies: Primary Source Inquiry for Middle and High School

Exploring Vacation and Etiquette Themes in Social Studies: Primary Source Inquiry for Middle and High School

by Cynthia Williams Resor

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ISBN-13: 9781475831986
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 02/28/2017
Pages: 134
Sales rank: 1,266,253
Product dimensions: 8.55(w) x 11.17(h) x 0.39(d)

About the Author

Cynthia W. Resor was a middle and high school social studies teacher before earning her Ph.D. in history. She is currently a professor of social studies education professor at Eastern Kentucky University.

Table of Contents

Dedication
Author’s Note

Chapter 1: Social History and Thematic Instruction
Why Social History?
Key Concepts Related to the Study of Social History
Thematic Instruction

Chapter 2: Vacations
Defining the Concept of Travel for Leisure
Was Medieval Pilgrimage a Vacation?
Vacationing in American History
In the Classroom: Introducing the Theme
Extending the Theme
Additional Resources

Chapter 3: Manners and Etiquette
The Vocabulary of Proper Behavior
Relationships to Sociology, Psychology, Anthropology
The Eighteenth Century Dilemma - Does Outward Behavior Reflect Inner Beliefs?
Etiquette in the United States
In the Classroom: Introducing the Theme
Extending the Theme
Additional Resources

Chapter 4: Exploring More Themes
Choosing a Theme
How to Research a Theme
Keep the End in Mind: The Essential Question
Doing the Research – Secondary Sources
Doing the Research – Locating Primary Sources
Reading and Interpreting the Primary Sources
Creating Themed Units and Lessons

References
Index

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