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Bringing history home : a classroom teacher's quest to make the past matter

Author: Bill Schechter
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, an imprint of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., [2018]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bringing History Home focuses on how to make the teaching of high school history both an intellectual challenge and an experiential adventure.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Schechter, Bill.
Bringing history home.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, an imprint of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., [2018]
(DLC) 2018035874
(OCoLC)1051778940
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Schechter
ISBN: 9781475846652 1475846657
OCLC Number: 1060605843
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Intro; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Prologue; 1 Beginnings; 2 Let There Be Music; 3 Theater in the Square; 4 Field Trips On My Mind; 5 History Begins At Home; 6 Taking History Into the Hallways; 7 Joining Hands to Minds; 8 Awakening the Muse; 9 Rummaging Through the Attic Trunk; 10 Getting Caught in History's Web; 11 History in the Headlines; 12 Welcome to the Classroom World; 13 Bias Buzzing Around My Head; 14 Charting a Course; 15 Not Just Civics Class, But a Civic Life; Epilogue; Coda; About the Author
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As a master teacher, Schechter provides examples from his many decades of remarkable teaching and curriculum creation, based on his own interdisciplinary, constructivist and active learning approach. Read more...

 
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