Using History to Develop Thinking Skills at Key Stage 2 by Belle Wallace
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Using History to Develop Thinking Skills at Key Stage 2
By Belle Wallace

Using History to Develop Thinking Skills at Key Stage 2

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Using History to Develop Thinking Skills at Key Stage 2 by Belle Wallace

Book Description

This practical resource book presents ways in which teachers can help to develop children's problem solving and thinking skills through a range of history topics. The book contains classroom-based activities that have been tried and evaluated by teachers and children. Most importantly, the contributors also show how the skills developed through rigorous historical investigations can be used across all areas of the curriculum. Topics covered include a detailed account of a world history investigation on Ancient Egypt; teaching historical skills using artifacts; small group work on local history, the Vikings and the Second World War; working in depth on aspects of the Tudors; and developing writing skills through a study of the Romans.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781853469282
ISBN-10: 1853469289
Format: Paperback
(297mm x 210mm x 8mm)
Pages: 152
Imprint: David Fulton Publishers Ltd
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 20-Jun-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Teaching Problem-solving and Thinking Skills Through Science by Belle Wallace Teaching Problem-solving and Thinking Skills Through Science, Paperback (October 2008)

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Diversity in Gifted Education by Belle Wallace Diversity in Gifted Education, Hardback (November 2005)

A collection of varied cultural approaches to the education of gifted and talented children. This work highlights the ideas gleaned from the contributions of international experts.

Thinking Skills and Problem-Solving - An Inclusive Approach by Belle Wallace Thinking Skills and Problem-Solving - An Inclusive Approach, Paperback (January 2004)

Helping teachers discover and develop the full range of their pupils' abilities, this title includes a framework for the teaching of thinking and problem-solving skills, activities that can be included into the lesson plan and how to identify and help gifted pupils.

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Author Biography - Belle Wallace

Belle Wallace, a consultant and in-service educator in the field of gifted and very able children.

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