What does the the term “object” in the context of teaching History and Government?

CHAPTER THREE

3d vi). Define the term “object” in the context of teaching History and Government?

Objects

An object is a visible or tangible thing to which attention or action is directed. In history teaching, it refers to a real thing, which has some historical importance. Examples of objects which can be used in history teaching and learning are: tools, weapons, household articles, stones, shells, instruments, pottery, remains of food, skulls of’ early man’, caves, iron implements, horns, scrolls, stone tablets, currency and drums.

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