ERIC Number: ED048057
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Social Studies, Grade 2. A Teaching System.
New York State Education Dept., Albany. Bureau of Elementary Curriculum Development.
The overall social studies recommended program is described in SO 000 675; the nature of this guide, and the emphasis and organization of the units are described in SO 000 677. Some of the major concepts included here are: (1) defining or limiting the community to be studied; (2) social and ethnic groups in the community; (3) community organizations and service clubs; (4) industry, profit motive, and local business and industries; (5) transportation and communication; (6) type of local government in the county, city, village, township, etc.; (7) local service needs, and the costs of these services; (8) road, school, neighborhood, community, world, maps; and (9) the history of the flag and Pledge of Allegiance. (SBE)
Descriptors: American Culture, Area Studies, Citizenship, Community Study, Concept Teaching, Elementary Education, Environmental Education, Ethnic Studies, Grade 2, Induction, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Multimedia Instruction, Problem Solving, Resource Materials, Social Studies, Teaching Guides, Units of Study
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Bureau of Elementary Curriculum Development.
Identifiers: United States