Social science literacy

Social science literacy

Literacy perspectives on the social science subjects in culturally and linguistically diverse classrooms.

Research Projects

Social studies literacy in primary education

This project seeks to contribute knowledge of how disciplinary literacy practices are shaped and transformed when teachers infuse knowledge about reading, writing and language in the teaching of social studies. Its specific focus is disciplinary literacy practices in middle-school related to geography, history and civics. Involving teachers who implement influential methods for working with subject-specific […]

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Disciplinary literacy in the social-science subjects

Disciplinary literacy in the social-science subjects of history, religious education, civics and geography will be explored in this project. With the goal of strengthening, the students´ subject knowledge it will seek to identify and develop effective teaching strategies for the social science subjects in multilingual classrooms compulsory School (year 7-9). The project includes teaching newly […]

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