Social Studies

          This article is about the benefits of writing in a social studies classroom. It explains how writing helps one to learn history as well as makes the subject easier to understand. It also gives helpful tips on how to help the students learn to write by introducing different methods. It then explains the different methods and how they can benefit the class. Overall, it stresses that when teaching how to write for history, you must explain the intstructions in great detail so that everyone understands it. (Katherine Williams, English 366 2T, Fall 2009)