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SOCIAL STUDIES: HISTORY, GEOGRAPHY, PSYCHOLOGY, ANTHROPOLOGY, ECONOMICS

Here's a very informative newsletter devoted specifically to teachers of Social Studies. Thank you Social Studies teacher par excellence, Leo West!




This is a visual representation of President Obama's inaugural speech. Social Studies, English and Art teachers might collaborate to develop a similar project with students to visually and graphically present verbal content. For similar graphic representations visit www.loosetooth.com and www.xplane.com
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President Barack Obama's Inaugural Speech


And here is a visual representation of Thomas Friedman's book, The World is Flat:


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Thomas L. Friedman's Book The World is Flat

















The purpose of the Strategy Cards is to provide a structure for teachers and principals to discuss student data:






Internet Resources:
http://teachingtoday.glencoe.com/howtoarticles/developing-a-social-studies-webquest-project


http://teachingtoday.glencoe.com/howtoarticles/integrating-technology-into-social-studies


http://butlertech.wikispaces.com/Google+Earth+%26+Maps