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Observed social studies lesson reflection questions answered

Observe a social studies lesson for elementary school children.
Write a summary of the observation experience.
Include the following in your paper:

â?¢ Background information, including school name, grade level, teacher, and lesson topic
â?¢ Types and uses of resources, including community resources
â?¢ Classroom management and procedures
â?¢ Instruction of diverse learners
â?¢ Integration of other content areas
â?¢ Inquiry-based learning methods
â?¢ Assessment strategies
â?¢ Your perception of how the students responded to the lesson
â?¢ A reflection on how you might change any part of the lesson, including the assessments

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines

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â?¢ Background information, including school name, grade level, teacher, and lesson topic
Al Akhawayn School of Ifrane (Morocco): fifth grade, Loubna El Hadri, Cultural differences: Holidays and Special Events

â?¢ Types and uses of resources, including community resources
Resources included student prior knowledge, photos (Web), costumes, and realia (actual objects), including a small Christmas tree.

â?¢ Classroom management and procedures

Students handed around various photos of festivals and holidays that occur around the world, Costumes and realia were placed on a table that students could view, but not touch, as they came into class. Students were asked questions linking prior knowledge, "what holidays and festivals do you know about in the world, and in this country?" A list was written on the board as students took turn ...

Solution Summary

Elementaty social studies lesson observed, with refelction questions answered. The observed lesson dealt with festivals, holidays and celebrations around the world.

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