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ERIC Number: ED001915
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965
Pages: 400
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CURRICULUM GUIDE FOR SOCIAL STUDIES, KINDERGARTEN, GRADES 1, 2.
BOWERS, CATHERINE; AND OTHERS
EXTENSIVE RESOURCE MATERIALS ARE PRESENTED FOR A COMPLETE SOCIAL STUDIES COURSE IN GRADES KINDERGARTEN, ONE, AND TWO. RECOGNITION IS GIVEN TO THE FACT THAT TODAY'S EDUCATION MUST BE MULTI-CULTURAL AND CROSS-CULTURAL. EMPHASIS IS PLACED UPON TEACHING OF AMERICAN IDEALS BY PROVIDING MATERIALS AND EXPERIENCES FROM THE VARIOUS DISCIPLINES OF THE SOCIAL SCIENCES. MUCH INTRODUCTORY AND EXPLANATORY MATERIAL FOR THE TEACHER IS INCLUDED, AS WELL AS AN ABUNDANCE OF MATERIAL FOR THE TEACHING OF THE COURSE. THE KINDERGARTEN UNIT PROVIDES MATERIAL ON--"AT SCHOOL AND AT HOME," ACQUAINTANCES, SCHOOL ROOM, FAMILY, HOME WHOLESOME USE OF LEISURE, RESPONSIBILITIES, FRIENDSHIP, FRIENDS IN ANOTHER CITY IN OUR COUNTRY--LOS ANGELES, AND PEOPLE IN TOKYO, A CITY IN ANOTHER COUNTRY. THE FIRST-GRADE MATERIAL DEALS WITH "AT SCHOOL AND IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD," OUR SCHOOL, FRIENDS AT SCHOOL, GOOD FRIENDS, SCHOOL WORKERS, FAMILIES, OUR NEIGHBORHOOD, TRAVEL FROM PLACE TO PLACE, OUR FARMER FRIENDS, ANIMALS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD, PEOPLE IN ANOTHER AMERICAN CITY--SAN JUAN, AND MEETING PEOPLE IN A SOUTH AMERICAN CITY. SECOND GRADE MATERIALS INCLUDE "OUR COMMUNITY AND OTHER URBAN AREAS OF THE WORLD," UTILITIES AND SERVICES, FOOD, CLOTHING, HOMES, SCHOOLS, AND RECREATION IN THE COMMUNITY, WEATHER AND CLIMATE, TRANSPORTATION, COMMUNICATION, ANOTHER UNITED STATES URBAN AREA-DETROIT, AND AN URBAN AREA OVERSEAS-ROME, ITALY, BIBLIOGRAPHIES ARE INCLUDED IN EACH SECTION FOR FURTHER REFERENCE AND STUDENT READINGS.
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Authoring Institution: Chicago Board of Education, IL.
Identifiers: Illinois (Chicago)