Active Experiences for Active Children: Social Studies (2nd Revised edition)

Active Experiences for Active Children: Social Studies (2nd Revised edition)

By: Alice R. Galper (author), Carol Seefeldt (author)Paperback

2 - 4 weeks availability


This useful guide contains an overview of theory, many practical activities, observation forms, curriculum planning ideas and sample webs for teachers, and letters to parents for planning social studies curriculum for preschoolers and primary-grade students. It has been updated to include: * A new chapter on Different Kinds of Families * Integrated social studies standards * An emphasis on inquiry skills

Create a review


Chapter 1 Experiences and Education: Putting Dewey's Theory into Practice Chapter 2 Active Children-Active Environments Chapter 3 Building Connections to Home and Community Through Active Experiences Chapter 4 Experiences and Social Studies Content Chapter 5 Different Kinds of Families Chapter 6 The Past is Present: History for Young Children Chapter 7 Earth: The Place We Live Chapter 8 Mapping for Young Children Chapter 9 Making and Keeping Friends Chapter 10 Wants and Needs: Beginning Economic Concepts Chapter 11 Living in a Democracy: From Choices to Voting Chapter 12 Valuing Diversity

Product Details

  • publication date: 13/09/2005
  • ISBN13: 9780131707481
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 216
  • ID: 9780131707481
  • weight: 513
  • ISBN10: 0131707485
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly