Guided exploration of historical U.S. maps includes the use of learning logs and organizers, which help to generate inquiry questions about social life, economics, and conflicts inside and between countries.
An up-to-the-minute examination of race in America interweaving James Baldwin's personal account of the lives and assassinations of his close friends Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King, Jr.
How does the maker movement seamlessly integrate into social studies classrooms and curriculum? Identify realistic ways to incorporate making to analyze content and differentiate learning in the social studies classroom.
Social studies educators teach students the content knowledge, intellectual skills, and civic values necessary for fulfilling the duties of citizenship in a participatory democracy. The mission of National Council for the Social Studies is to provide leadership, service, and support for all social studies educators.