ERIC Number: ED024484
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1963
Reference Count: 0
Outdoor Education Curriculum Guide, Grade 6.
Jefferson County Public Schools, Lakewood, CO.
As developed for a 6th grade outdoor education program, this curriculum guide is organized around a common core designed to teach conservation and appreciation of natural resources. Program initiation, methods and procedures, information on natural resources, suggested time schedules, learning activities, nature hikes, and field trips are discussed to familiarize the teacher with the program. Maps, charts, and illustrations add detail to the narrative, explaining the outdoor laboratory school. Supporting programs in astronomy, art, health and safety, weather, recreation, and various work projects are designed to add enrichment to the basic core. Rules for students, letters to parents, materials and equipment lists, and various forms utilized are contained in the Appendix. (SW)
Descriptors: Art, Astronomy, Conservation Education, Core Curriculum, Curriculum Guides, Ecology, Enrichment Activities, Field Trips, Grade 6, Health, Laboratory Schools, Learning Activities, Natural Resources, Outdoor Education, Personnel Policy, Program Content, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Records (Forms), Recreation, Scheduling, Staff Role
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Jefferson County Public Schools, Lakewood, CO.