Ideas for a social studies lesson based on social, emotional skills

Civics and social studies instruction are combined with the principles of social and emotional learning for a lesson in which students work together to create a newspaper article, writes Rutgers University professor Maurice Elias in this blog post. Among other things, the lesson teaches students about the role played by problem-solving and decision-making in current events, he writes.

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