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Intermediate Senior History


Browse print titles for examples of lesson plans and current educational trends and issues in history teaching.

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    American History, The Beaver (continued as Canada's History), Canadian Social Trends, History Teacher, History Today, Law Now, The Magazine of History, Middle Level Learning, Rapport, Social Education, The Social Studies, Teaching History, Theory and Research in Social Education
    The Beaver (Academic Search Complete), Canadian Social Studies (2000-) Free, Canadian Social Trends (to 2012) and Insights on Canadian Society (free) (CBCA), History Teacher (JSTOR, EFT, ERC), Law Now (CBCA), Middle Level Learning (NCSS website), Social Education (NCSS website), The Social Studies (ERC), Social Studies & the Young Learner (NCSS), Teaching History (ERC)

Bound periodicals 2013 and earlier are shelved alphabetically on Floor 2 by title


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Education Sources

Examples of articles from this search:

How Students Learn: History in the Classroom (National Academies Press, 2004) This practical guide explores how the principles of learning can be applied to teaching history topics at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. Leading educators explain in detail how they developed successful curricula and teaching approaches, presenting strategies that serve as models for curriculum development, and classroom instruction. Free

"Seven Rules for Effective History Teaching or Bringing Life to the History Class", by Organization for American Historians executive director Lee Formwalt, OAH Magazine of History, October 2002.

Benchmarks for Professional Development in Teaching of History as a Discipline - a guide for benchmarking professional development and collaborative programs for teachers--was produced by a small group of historians assembled by the American Historical Association, with the assistance of OAH and the National Council for the Social Studies.

Canada’s History (formerly The Beaver)

Samuel de Champlain cover art

LATEST RECEIVED shelved in Current Periodicals - Floor 1, earlier issues in Journals - Floor 2.

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