ERIC Number: ED011421
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
Reference Count: 0
SPECIAL EDUCATION, SECONDARY LEVEL.
CALEMINE, MARY; AND OTHERS
CURRICULUM MATERIAL FOR EDUCABLE MENTALLY RETARDED CHILDREN IS OUTLINED. THREE BROAD AREAS OF INSTRUCTION ARE--(1) SOCIAL SKILLS, INCLUDING OCCUPATIONAL TRAINING (WITH EXAMPLES OF FORMS FOR RECORD KEEPING), FAMILY LIVING, AND COMMUNITY MEMBERSHIP, (2) ARITHMETIC SKILLS, AND (3) LANGUAGE SKILLS. MATERIAL IN EACH AREA IS DEVELOPED FOR PRESENTATION AT THREE LEVELS. IN ADDITION TO UNIT CONTENT SUGGESTIONS, THE GUIDE INCLUDES OBJECTIVES FOR EACH UNIT, SUGGESTIONS FOR GROUPING PUPILS, AND EXAMPLES OF RELATED ACTIVITIES. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS AND BIBLIOGRAPHIES FOR TEACHERS ARE INCLUDED. (VO)
Descriptors: Activities, Arithmetic, Citizenship Responsibility, Curriculum Guides, Family Life, Home Economics, Instructional Materials, Language Acquisition, Language Arts, Mathematics Curriculum, Mild Mental Retardation, On the Job Training, Records (Forms), School Orientation, Secondary Education, Social Adjustment, Social Development, Socialization, Special Education, Vocabulary, Vocational Education
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Allegany County Board of Education, Cumberland, MD.