On this website you will find information about improving the understanding of historical time of pupils aged 6 to 12 years. The content is based on research of Marjan the Groot Reuvekamp for her Ph.D: “Timewise. Improving pupils’ understanding of historical time in primary school”.
The site includes both the latest scientific findings on the development of the understanding of historical time in children under UNDERSTANDING HISTORICAL TIME, as examples of activities and materials that can be used to improve the understanding of historical time under TIMEWISE.
Futhermore you will find information about the results of research into education in history and the world-oriented subjects under RESEARCH
‘Historischtijdsbesef.nl’ is intended for
- primary school teachers
- teacher trainers
- students of teacher training colleges
- other interested parties