Using Films in the Social Studies:: Government/U.S. History

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Using Films in the Social Studies: Government / US History provides the teacher with reproducible activities and worksheets which correlate to 15 films commonly used in high school social studies classes. These activities include simulations, debates, writing and research exercises and more. Some of the films are interchangeable, in that they may be used to cover specific political concepts or a particular era/event in America ’s history. The dynamic material found in this book enhances lessons and curriculum, thus creating a more stimulating learning environment for students.

Elements: A pacing guide, based upon a traditional schedule of 50-minute classes, is provided and can be modified to accommodate block schedules. The final chapter includes answer keys to all activities and related worksheets.

DVD: Included with the book is a DVD with editable assessments in MS Word document files plus PDF files of the student activities. Both files can be printed for use in class. Movies must be rented separately from local sources.

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Table of Contents

1. Lord of the Flies 9. Last of the Mohicans
2. All The Presiden’ts Men 10. The Patriot
3. Gideon’s Trumpet 11. Glory
4. Dead Man Walking 12. Far and Away
5. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington 13. Cinderella Man
6. Separate But Equal 14. Crisis at Central High
7. Acceptable Risks 15. 13 Days
8. The Crucible 16. Answer Keys

Although most of our materials are complete courses, some, as this title, are supplemental, instructional support units or self-study materials.

These instructional support materials (available in print or eBook versions), cover the complete course (at regular, honors, AP and IB levels), whether it be semester, year or 2-year (IB) with daily support for all aspects of instruction. The Teacher's Edition includes a syllabus; daily pacing guide; detailed daily lesson plans; teacher edition of student activity book or lab manual with answers; class notes for lecture supprot in PDF and/or editable PowerPoint's (for use with light projector or smartboard); and complete editable assessments. Classroom sets include 25 printed student books and Teacher Edition. Samples are available for each course (including short term review eBook copies of complete course material in screen view only versions upon request). After purchase of the Teacher Edition in any of the various editions, student activity books or lab manuals are available for purchase in download or printed versions. Although the online eBook version is screen view only, other versions are available that allow printing student material. Click here for details.

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Using Films in the Social Studies: Government / US History provides the teacher with reproducible activities and worksheets which correlate to 15 films commonly used in high school social studies classes. These activities include simulations, debates, writing and research exercises and more. Some of the films are interchangeable, in that they may be used to cover specific political concepts or a particular era/event in America ’s history. The dynamic material found in this book enhances lessons and curriculum, thus creating a more stimulating learning environment for students.

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version

Printed Student Book, Teacher Edition Subscription – eBook Version

author

Helen Joyce

description

SUPPLEMENTAL ACTIVITIES – 15 CHOICES

Product Number

H-R-FLG-DL, H-R-FLG

Pages/ ISBN

188/ISBN: 978-1-59657-883-8, 188/ISBN: 978-1-59657-850-0