Social Studies is fun 1 is the first in a series of three books aimed at addressing the needs of the Junior Secondary Social Studies curriculum. The book is written by experienced subject specialists and provides detailed content covering all aspects of the syllabus. Most important, this book is aimed at equipping learners with relevant skills, knowledge, experiences, attitudes, and values needed to cope with the challenges that life presents, and to become productive citizens. Since Social Studies covers events that occur on a day to day basis, problems and tasks presented in the book are drawn from daily life.
Other important features of this book include:
Presentation of learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter aimed at assisting learners to focus on important concepts in the chapter.
Content presented in simple and friendly language covering all aspects of the syllabus.
Learning tasks or activities aimed at encouraging learners and educators to participate actively in the learning process.
Step-by-step presentation on how to conduct a research or an investigation in the subject. Knowledge of research will help learners develop problem-solving skills, which are essential in life.
A variety of revision questions to aid self-assessment and generate interest in the subject.
Relevant illustrations which aid learning and improve readability of the book.
A glossary to help reinforce knowledge of key concepts and words presented in the book.