Using Internet Primary Sources to Teach Critical Thinking Skills in Geography, 1st Edition

  • Martha B. Sharma
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  • ISBN-10: 0313032491
  • ISBN-13: 9780313032493
  • DDC: 910.285
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 165 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2000 | Published/Released August 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2000

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Overview

Provides ideas and resources that will help school librarians and teachers understand the discipline of geography and locate and use Internet sites that are especially useful in helping students develop critical thinking skills in the context of geography.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Recent Titles in Greenwood Professional Guides in School Librarianship.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Copyright Acknowledgments.
Contents.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
1: Critical Thinking in Geography.
2: Primary Sources for Geographers.
3: Geographic Research, Geography Standards, Critical Thinking, and the Internet.
4: Utilizing Internet Sources to Promote Critical Thinking in Geography.
5: The World in Spatial Terms.
6: Places and Regions.
7: Physical Systems.
8: Human Systems.
9: Environment and Society.
10: Uses of Geography.
Additional Resources.
Index.
About the Authors.
Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Recent Titles in Greenwood Professional Guides in School Librarianship.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Copyright Acknowledgments.
Contents.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
1: Critical Thinking in Geography.
2: Primary Sources for Geographers.
3: Geographic Research, Geography Standards, Critical Thinking, and the Internet.
4: Utilizing Internet Sources to Promote Critical Thinking in Geography.
5: The World in Spatial Terms.
6: Places and Regions.
7: Physical Systems.
8: Human Systems.
9: Environment and Society.
10: Uses of Geography.
Additional Resources.
Index.
About the Authors.