Wikispace Showcase Melanie Hadjes EDEL 453 Spring 2013
Interesting Quote: “According to the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS; 1994), powerful teaching and learning experiences are created when social studies is meaningful, integrative, value-based, challenging, and active.” • Social Studies is… the study of how humans interact with: each other (Civics), in time (History), money (Economics), and with the world (Geography). ~Melanie Hadjes ~Making Connections in Elementary and Middle School Social Studies A. Johnson page 3.
Dennis the Constitutional Peasant from Monty Python 1975 is a funny recap of systems of government. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dOOTKA0aGI0
http://www.apples4theteacher.com/usa-states/nevada/ • http://www.internet4classrooms.com/social_general.htm • http://www.onlinenevada.org/cms/apps/media_editor_plus/media_gallery_index.php?catid=2# • http://teachers.net/lessonplans/subjects/social_studies/ Why I want to be a teacher Awesome Social Studies websites