Curriculum integration in contemporary teaching practice : emerging research and opportunities / Susannah Brown, Florida Atlantic University, USA, Rina Bousalis, Florida Atlantic University, USA.
Contributor(s): Bousalis, Rina [author.] | Gale (Firm).Series: Research insights; Gale eBooks.Description: 1 online resource (xi, 193 pages) : illustrations (some color).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781522540663.Subject(s): Education, Elementary -- Curricula -- United States | Education, Secondary -- Curricula -- United States | Interdisciplinary approach in education -- United StatesAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Curriculum integration in contemporary teaching practice.DDC classification: 375/.001 Online resources: Available via Gale eBooks. Click here to access
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ch. 1. Interdisciplinary K-12 teaching and learning : rationale -- ch. 2. Teaching and learning theories for an interdisciplinary curriculum -- ch. 3. Best practices in K-12 social studies integration -- ch. 4. Best practices in K-12 arts integration : curricular connections -- ch. 5. Interdisciplinary curriculum in K-12 schools : current practices in the field -- ch. 6. New perspectives : moving forward in K-12 education.
This book presents detailed information on the benefits and implementation of STREAMSS (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics, and Social Studies), an interdisciplinary curriculum that meets K-12 students' diverse needs by placing equal emphasis on multiple avenues of learning. It highlights such topics as educational science and technology, curriculum development, and instructional design.
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