Instructional Materials And Research In Social Studies
course is essential because it prepares students to visualize learning using
appropriate instructional materials. This course
further acquits students with knowledge and skills in investing, analyzing
critiquing research, and drawing conclusions based on evidence based claims.
course focuses students on; selecting appropriate learning aids used in the
study of Social Studies, engaging with recent research in social studies
education embedded with practical field based experiences.
The aim of
the course is to acquaint students with knowledge and skills of selecting
appropriate instructional materials in teaching Social Studies coupled with a
solid grounding of engaging with research in Social Studies.
the end of this session, students should be able to:
the instructional materials suitable for specific age groups.
the improvising, when particular teaching learning materials are not
the challenges they are most likely to face when selecting suitable
teaching learning aids and devise ways of overcoming them
theoretically the rationale of constructing and using teaching aids during
social studies lesson
To show how they can help pupils conduct simple
research projects, as a way of learning about the environment