ERIC Number: ED043532
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
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New Ways in Geography. Book 1 and Workpad 1.
Cole, J. P.; Beynon, N. J.
This is a set consisting of primer and workbook which provides an introduction to basic geographic concepts and principles for the intermediate grade child. Its objectives are to help the student understand the order and logic of his physical environment and its interaction with human society. Opportunities are provided to view objects and their arrangement from varying angles, and for recognizing conceptual implications of physical groupings. Includes exercises in measuring distances, using coordinates, reading maps, determining purposes of natural and man-made features and their interrelation. Use is made of inductive and deductive methods, simulated situations, and games. Illustrations are an integral part of the material. This document is related to New Ways in Geography, Book 2, SO 000 187. (JLB)
Descriptors: Geographic Concepts, Geography Instruction, Induction, Instructional Materials, Intermediate Grades, Locational Skills (Social Studies), Map Skills, Simulation, Workbooks
Basil Blackwell, Publisher, 49 Broad St., Oxford, England
Publication Type: N/A
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Authoring Institution: Basil Blackwell Publishers, Oxford (England).