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ERIC Number: ED011849
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
Pages: 1
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CURRICULUM GUIDE FOR SCIENCE, GRADES 4-5-6.
GRAHAM, KATHRYN A.; AND OTHERS
COURSE CONTENT, ACTIVITIES, AND REFERENCE INFORMATION FOR TEACHING SCIENCE IN GRADES 4, 5, AND 6 ARE INCLUDED IN THIS VOLUME. INTRODUCTORY REMARKS RELATE TO AN APPROACH TO TEACHING SCIENCE AND THE GENERAL OBJECTIVES OF THE SCIENCE PROGRAM. THE FIVE UNITS INCLUDED FOR GRADE 4 ARE (1) INSECTS AND SPIDERS, (2) LIVING THINGS OF SIMILAR AREAS, (3) THE UNIVERSE, (4) MATTER AND ENERGY, AND (5) TREES AND THEIR USES. THE SIX UNITS PRESENTED FOR GRADE 5 ARE (1) WEATHER, (2) AVIATION AND SPACE FLIGHT, (3) MATTER AND ENERGY, (4) CLASSIFICATION AND LIFE PROCESSES OF ANIMALS, (5) BIRDS AND THEIR IMPORTANCE, AND (6) PLANT CHARACTERISTICS, PROCESSES, AND USES. SEVEN UNITS ARE PRESENTED FOR GRADE 6 ON THE TOPICS OF (1) ANIMAL ADAPTATIONS, (2) MATTER AND ENERGY, (3) THE UNIVERSE, (4) THE EARTH, (5) GEOLOGY OF THE CHICAGO AREA, (6) GROWTH AND REPRODUCTION OF SEED PLANTS, AND (7) SIMPLE MACHINES. THE APPENDIXES INCLUDE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING--(1) WRITING EXPERIMENTS, (2) FIELD TRIPS, (3) SAFETY, (4) SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS FAIRS, (5) ANIMAL CARE, (6) TERRARIUMS, (7) CHICAGO NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM MATERIALS, AND (8) TEACHER REFERENCES. FOR EACH STUDY UNIT THERE ARE PRESENTED--(1) A TEACHER PREVIEW, (2) AN ANNOTATED LIST OF REFERENCES, (3) MATERIALS AND EQUIPMENT LISTS, (4) A VOCABULARY LIST, (5) CONCEPTS TO BE DEVELOPED, (6) SUGGESTED ACTIVITIES, AND (7) AUDIOVISUAL AND OTHER TEACHING AIDS. THIS DOCUMENT IS AVAILABLE THROUGH THE CHICAGO BOARD OF EDUCATION, CHICAGO, ILLINOIS. (RS)
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Authoring Institution: Chicago Board of Education, IL.
Identifiers: Illinois (Chicago)