Teaching Secondary History

Sharp, Heather and Dallimore, Jonathon and Bedford, Alison ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6708-9896 and Kerby, Martin ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4073-2559 and Goulding, James and Heath, Treesa and Von Guttner, Darius and Zarmati, Louise (2022) Teaching Secondary History. Cambridge University Press, United Kingdom. ISBN 978-1-108-96998-7


Abstract

Teaching Secondary History provides a comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of teaching History to years 7–12 in Australian schools. Engaging directly with the Australian Curriculum, this text introduces pre-service teachers to the discipline of History. It builds on students' historical knowledge, thinking and skills and offers practical guidance on how to construct well-rounded History lessons for students. From inquiry strategies and teacher- and student-centred practice, to embedding the cross-curriculum priorities in planning and assessment, this text supports the learning and development of pre-service History teachers by connecting the 'big ideas' of teaching with the nuance of History content. Each chapter features short-answer and Pause and think questions to enhance understanding of key concepts, Bringing it together review questions to consolidate learning, classroom scenarios, examples of classroom work and a range of information boxes to connect students to additional material.


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Item Type: Book (Commonwealth Reporting Category A)
Refereed: No
Item Status: Live Archive
Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Current - Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts - School of Education (1 Jul 2019 -)
Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Current - Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts - School of Education (1 Jul 2019 -)
Date Deposited: 07 Apr 2022 03:12
Last Modified: 07 Apr 2022 03:12
Uncontrolled Keywords: Secondary history; history; teaching
Fields of Research (2020): 39 EDUCATION > 3903 Education systems > 390307 Teacher education and professional development of educators
39 EDUCATION > 3903 Education systems > 390306 Secondary education
39 EDUCATION > 3901 Curriculum and pedagogy > 390107 Humanities and social sciences curriculum and pedagogy (excl. economics, business and management)
Socio-Economic Objectives (2020): 16 EDUCATION AND TRAINING > 1603 Teaching and curriculum > 160302 Pedagogy
Identification Number or DOI: doi:0.1017/9781108980081
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/47348

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