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Hints on teaching civics

by George Henry Martin

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Published by Silver, Burdett and company in New York, Boston [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Politics and government -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK251 .M38
    The Physical Object
    Pagination97 p.
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23390775M
    LC Control Number09022489

      "Civics Today: Citizenship, Economics, and You" meets the content standards for civics and government as outlined by the National Standards for Civics and Government. Many young citizens are completing their education with little or no sense of civic responsibility/5. herein, and many useful hints as to the details of teaching Civics, is published in connection with this book. TO STUDENTS. You will notice in chapter one that at the close of nearly every paragraph questions are thrown in. They are inserted to help you cultivate in yourself the very valuable habit of rigid self-examination. We are all.

      If you are looking for whiteboard-ready projects for the younger grades, the Symbols of America site is a great place to start. There are three free downloadable interactive units: The United States Flag, The Statue of Liberty, and the Great Seal of the United States. Each unit begins with an essential question and prompts students to think. Civic education typically has concentrated on conveying. factual knowledge about democratic institutions, processes, and elements of national history. However, there is a grow- ing consensus that.

    A: My textbook, Young Voices, aims to provide a civics background to American youth and would be most suitable for students between the ages of 10 and It centers on student narratives to inspire other students and, ultimately, hopes to interest, not bore, its users. Throughout its discussion of essential civics information, the book focuses heavily on student narratives in an effort to. Civics Today Citizenship, Economics, & You Teacher Wraparound Edition by remy, Patrick, Saffel, Clayton and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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