chapter  7
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It’s All Connected: Making Interdisciplinary Connections Through Dramatic Texts ................................................................................ Why Make Interdisciplinary Connections Through

Using dramatic literature in Social Studies classrooms as a springboard for exploring an historical event or unpacking a social issue might not be a common practice or seem a natural fit for the curriculum. This chapter will provide examples of how the study of dramatic literature can enrich existing curricula in Social Studies and interdisciplinary American Studies classrooms.