This article shares aspects to consider when designing and implementing content area instruction through the study of people. It begins with a description of an inquiry that investigated students’ learning with the use of authentic literature and meaningful writing in social studies, and then extends to a discussion of how to apply these same instructional principles across content areas. To extend, it discusses texts and learning experiences to consider when creating curriculum centered on people.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Developmental and Educational Psychology