Date of Award
Culminating Project Type
Curriculum and Instruction: M.S.
School of Education
Creative Commons License
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Keywords and Subject Headings
Social Studies, Comprehension, Strategies
This study investigates effective comprehension strategies to apply within a social studies classroom. Effective comprehension strategies applied to social studies curriculum will help prepare students to be successful citizens in the ever changing world around us.
In conducting this research, I looked at four comprehension strategies and the potential impact they have in a social studies classroom. The four comprehension strategies are: Sumarization, Vocabulary Development, Compare and Contrast, and Guided Reading.
Bartz, Cullen J., "Effective Comprehension Strategies in the Social Studies Classroom" (2016). Culminating Projects in Teacher Development. 18.