1. Answer the following question in about 600 words :
Discuss the ideals of Indian Nation as enshrined in its constitution. Develop an instructional strategy to teach this topic mentioning content points, specific instructional objectives, teaching – learning activities and evaluation items.
Discuss with examples how project method is used in teaching of social studies. Point out the difficulties faced by a teacher while teaching through this method.
2. Answer the following question in about 600 words :
Describe the purpose and various aspects of evaluation in social studies.
Explain the concept of “Totality of Environment”. Develop an instructional strategy on it including teaching points, specific instructional objectives, instructional activities and evaluation questions.
TEACHING OF SOCIAL STUDIES
3. Answer any four of the following questions in about 150 words each :
(a) Describe the aims and objectives of teaching social studies.
(b) Briefly describe the influence of political factors on cultural development.
(c) What methods and media would you adopt to explain the main features of Indian economy ?
(d) Describe in brief the reasons for the decline of Harappan Culture.
(e) How did reform movement arise ? What were its impact ?
(f) Describe the major types of natural vegetation found in India and its conservation.
4. Answer the following question in about 600 words :
You were asked by the Principal to teach the topic ‘Depletion of Resources’ to class IX students. Prepare a detailed lesson plan to teach the topic.
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