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Alberta Education, Programs of Study, Social Studies (K-6) AB Education, Social studies K- 9 : 2009 Alberta authorized resource list and annotated bibliography. Authorized Social Studies Resources with library call numbers. Pearson, Alberta Social Studies. Nelson, Alberta Social Studies. Alberta Education, Program Supports, Support Documents. Social Studies (K–6) Programs of Study Program Supports Provincial Achievement Test (PAT) Support Documents Related Information Information connexe Content News subject subject Program Supports insert_drive_file insert_drive_file Support Documents Support Documents (3) open_in_new open_in_new External Links External Links (8)

Alberta Education, Program Supports, Support Documents

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Edmonton Public School Board, myLibrary, Social Studies Links

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U of Calgary Library Elementary Social Studies Resources Guide. U of Alberta Libraries, Elementary Social Studies Guide. ORC Curriculum Mapping, Division 1 Social Studies. ORC Curriculum Mapping, Division 2 Social Studies. The Critical Thinking Consortium, Alberta Education On-line Teaching Resources. Summaries of the critical challenges Summaries of hundreds of critical thinking lesson plans in social studies organized by grade level, from Grades 1 to 12.

The Critical Thinking Consortium, Alberta Education On-line Teaching Resources

Summaries include suggested activities, specific outcomes, and a list of other useful documents related to the critical challenges. A Classroom Example of Investigating Pictures Extensive classroom footage and discussion of grade 1 and 2 students using a TC2 lesson plan to investigate pictures about a community. Search Resources To find critical thinking strategies and learning materials search "Teacher support material" on the LearnAlberta site. Video clip This video features an interview response by Roland Case to the following question: What suggestions would you provide to teachers who may be concerned that in using a skills-focused, critical thinking approach they may not have the time to cover important details related to the content of the course? Calgary Regional Consortium, Social Studies. Social Studies The Calgary Regional Consortium provides educators with diverse professional learning opportunities over time.

Calgary Regional Consortium, Social Studies

This Social Studies area shares extensive professional resources to augment vibrant implementation of the Alberta K-12 Social Studies curriculum. Below, you will find, "Social Studies Projects" which include comprehensive, grade-specific lesson plans in which varied technologies, Dimensions of Thinking and other core components of the Social Studies Program of Studies are embedded. Canadian Children's Book Centre Teacher's Book Bank. National Council for Social Studies, Notable Social Studies Books. 2016 Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People (NCSS member login required) The following books were inadvertently left off of the printed list, but have been included in the online list: Seeds of Freedom by Hester Bass, published by Candlewick Press, and Wangari Maathai: The Woman Who Planted Millions of Trees by Franck Prévot, published by Charlesbridge.

National Council for Social Studies, Notable Social Studies Books

Download pdfs of previous Notables (by year) that are attached at the bottom of this page. The books that appear in these annotated book lists were evaluated and selected by a Book Review Committee appointed by National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and assembled in cooperation with the Children's Book Council (CBC). NCSS and CBC have cooperated on this annual bibliography since 1972. Books selected for this bibliography are written primarily for children in grades K-8. The Notable Trade Books for Young People list is published each year as an insert to the May/June issue of Social Education. ATA Social Studies Council homepage. We sponsor a great collaborative forum for Alberta Social Studies teachers .

ATA Social Studies Council homepage

The Alberta Social Studies NING is run by Alberta teacher Kevin Gilchrist. Check it out: Do you know about the ATA Educational Trust? This Trust supports Professional Growth opportunities through Social Conference grants, continuing educational bursaries and grants to support special projects. Please apply or donate now. Link: ATA Educational Trust. Topics in Education.