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Dale, Jack – Canadian Social Studies, 2000
Provides an annotated list of websites that focus on international human rights. Explains that human rights can be incorporated into curricula whether the focus is on human geography or contemporary global issues. Indicates that the Northern Light search engine produced over 700,000 hits for human rights websites. (CMK)
Descriptors: Civil Liberties, Global Approach, Human Geography, Instructional Materials
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Pantaleo, Sylvia – Canadian Social Studies, 2000
Discusses the use of children's literature in social studies instruction and addresses the nature of Canadian children's literature. Provides an annotated list of 14 picture books representing different geographical regions in Canada, reflecting various historical periods, and presenting information on Canadian experiences. Offers Canadian…
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Fiction
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Risinger, C. Frederick – Canadian Social Studies, 1995
Maintains that, although the ERIC system was established for U.S. educators, it has become an international database. Asserts there is more interest in Canada among U.S. social studies educators than many Canadians may think. Provides an annotated bibliography of 11 ERIC documents and articles dealing with Canadian studies. (CFR)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Citizenship Education, Civil Rights, Computer Uses in Education
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Nelson, Jennifer – Canadian Social Studies, 1996
Provides a brief overview of salient facts to be incorporated into a lesson plan on Australia. Several lists contain interesting facts concerning geography, resource utilization, culture, and population. Includes suggested list of research/discussion topics and a list of annotated references. (MJP)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Area Studies, Class Activities, Elementary Secondary Education
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Risinger, C. Frederick – Canadian Social Studies, 1996
Provides an annotated list of useful ERIC articles regarding Canadian history. Although several items are from the old, "History and Social Science Teacher" or "Canadian Social Studies," many other sources are listed. Includes information on ordering and accessing the articles. (MJP)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Curriculum Study Centers, Educational Resources, Foreign Countries
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Steinhauer, Noella – Canadian Social Studies, 1998
Reviews books on Canadian Indian history for use by history teachers. Argues that this selection of books will help stimulate student interest in history by making the curriculum more relevant and by using seldom-presented materials. Provides ideas for further sources of information about Canadian Indian history. (DSK)
Descriptors: American Indians, Annotated Bibliographies, Book Reviews, Canada Natives
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Risinger, C. Frederick – Canadian Social Studies, 1998
Presents an annotated bibliography of educational resources from the ERIC database related to history for Canadian educators. The materials include digests, monographs, journal articles, and academic papers. The citations include all relevant bibliographic information and a short abstract, as well as information on locating and ordering the…
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Computer Uses in Education, Curriculum Study Centers, Educational Resources
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Risinger, C. Frederick – Canadian Social Studies, 1998
Presents an annotated bibliography of seven geography education resources for Canadian educators from the ERIC database. The materials include digests, monographs, journal articles, and academic papers. The citations include all relevant bibliographic information and a short abstract, as well as information on locating and ordering the materials.…
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Geography Instruction
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Risinger, C. Frederick – Canadian Social Studies, 1997
Presents a brief annotated bibliography of sources addressing women's issues within the ERIC database. The sources include journal articles, monographs, ERIC Digests, and folksong collections. They cover aspects of women and education, including women in the curriculum, women's suffrage, and women's history. (MJP)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Computer Uses in Education, Curriculum Study Centers, Educational Resources
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Risinger, C. Frederick – Canadian Social Studies, 1996
Presents an annotated bibliography of sources in the ERIC database concerning Canada. Many of the documents suggest topics for curriculum development or describe instructional strategies for teaching about Canada and/or Canada-U.S. relationships. Information about ordering or accessing the documents is included. (MJP)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Canadian Studies, Computer Uses in Education, Curriculum Development
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Risinger, C. Frederick – Canadian Social Studies, 1996
Lists resources available from ERIC that address the nature, content, purpose, and appropriate pedagogy for social studies and citizenship education. Briefly summarizes the main argument of each resource. Includes information on availability and ordering of documents. (MJP)
Descriptors: Curriculum Study Centers, Educational Change, Educational Philosophy, Educational Resources
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Risinger, C. Frederick – Canadian Social Studies, 1997
Presents a brief annotated bibliography of seven resources addressing citizenship education cited in the ERIC database. The sources are primarily educational journal articles which consider the impact and use of citizenship education in various curricula and formats. Includes information for ordering copies of the articles. (MJP)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Citizenship Education, Civics, Computer Networks
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Seixas, Peter – Canadian Social Studies, 1993
Examines controversies about the goals and strategies of history in the K-12 curriculum. Reviews and recommends recent books and instructional materials on history. Expresses hope that the quality and quantity of appropriate materials for teaching history will increase. (CFR)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Educational History, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries
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Crowley, Terry – Canadian Social Studies, 1993
Reviews materials from history, anthropology, art, and journalism related Canada's aboriginal peoples. Uses a regional geography approach to present information. Includes an extensive annotated bibliography of resources for classroom teachers. (CFR)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Anthropology, Art, Canada Natives
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Wright, Ian – Canadian Social Studies, 1994
Reviews articles printed in six issues of the professional journal, "The Social Studies," published in 1992. Discusses recurring themes such as the New Social Studies movement, economics education, and children's literature. Maintains that the journal reflects the diversity of the social studies field. (CFR)
Descriptors: Childrens Literature, Content Area Reading, Economics Education, Educational Research
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