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This guide serves to highlight the various resources available publicly or through Rutgers University Libraries to support the teaching of European history and culture in the K-12 classroom. If you have any questions or would like to suggest the addition of a resource, please send an email to Melissa Gasparotto at

Selected Books Available at Rutgers University Libraries

author: Yell, Michael M.
Title: A link to the past : engaging students in the study of history / Michael M. Yell, Geoffrey Scheurman, with Keith Reynolds.
Edition: 1st ed.
Publication info: Silver Spring, Md. : National Council for the Social Studies, c2004.
Physical descrip: 93 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series: NCSS bulletin ; 102

author: Rubin, Beth C.
Title: Making citizens : transforming civic learning for diverse social studies classrooms / Beth C. Rubin.
Publication info: New York : Routledge, c2012.
Physical descrip: x, 153 p. ; 24 cm.

 author: Grant, S. G.
Title: History lessons : teaching, learning, and testing in U.S. high school classrooms / S.G. Grant.
Publication info: Mahwah, N.J. : L. Erlbaum, 2003.
Physical descrip: xii, 239 p. ; 24 cm.

uthor: Craver, Kathleen W.
Title: Using Internet primary sources to teach critical thinking skills in history / Kathleen W. Craver.
Publication info: Westport, Conn. ; London : Greenwood Press, 1999.
Physical descrip: xx, 257 p. ; 24 cm.

author: Larson, Bruce E.
Title: Instructional strategies for middle and secondary social studies : methods, assessment, and classroom management / Bruce E. Larson, Timothy A. Keiper.
Publication info: New York : Routledge, 2011.
Physical descrip: xvii, 289 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

author: Baildon, Mark.
Title: Social studies as new literacies in a global society : relational cosmopolitanism in the classroom / Mark Baildon and James S. Damico.
Publication info: New York : Routledge, 2011.
Physical descrip: xix, 198 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Title: Teaching with documents : using primary sources from the National Archives.
Publication info: Washington, DC : National Archives and Records Administration : National Council for the Social Studies, 1989-
Physical descrip: v. : ill. ; 28 cm.

Title: Sources of The making of the West : peoples and cultures / [edited by] Katharine J. Lualdi.
Edition: 4th ed.
Publication info: Boston : Bedford/St. Martin's, c2012.
Physical descrip: 2 v. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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