Opening with a comprehensive tutorial on study skills, this text then guides the student through each of the eight content areas: language arts and reading, mathematics, social studies, science, art, music, health and physical education, and theatre arts. Illuminated through sample lesson plans, lesson plan prompts, classroom observation forms, and practice questions, each content area is concretely applied to classroom practice. This concise guide also helps students understand many of the basic theories and methodologies behind best practices for each content area. The book concludes with preparatory information on ESL supplemental certification.Connections to Past or Future Learning: Have you ever run or exercised so much that you can feel your heart beating very hard in your chest? ... The heart on the studenta#39;s drawing of his or her body must be located in the correct area.
|Title||:||Preparing to Teach Texas Content Areas|
|Author||:||Janice L. Nath, John M. Ramsey|
|Publisher||:||Allyn & Bacon - 2007-09-01|