ERIC Number: ED025880
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Curriculum Guide for the Educable Mentally Handicapped.
South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Div. of Instruction.
Focusing on the general objectives of emotional, social, and academic development, and economic and physical growth, five areas of curriculum are described. The area of language arts includes motor, oral sensory development in readiness, habits and attitudes, reading, writing, spelling, and language. Arithmetic instruction is divided into primary, intermediate, and secondary levels; science and social studies concepts are presented for primary, intermediate, and junior and senior high levels. Singing and rhythms are included in music education. Appendixes list information on instructional materials centers and state guidelines for classes for the educable retarded. (RP)
Descriptors: Curriculum, Exceptional Child Education, Guidelines, High Schools, Instructional Materials, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Language Arts, Mental Retardation, Mild Mental Retardation, Music, Primary Education, Program Administration, Sciences, Social Studies, State Curriculum Guides, State Legislation, Teaching Methods
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Authoring Institution: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Div. of Instruction.
Identifiers: South Carolina