ERIC Number: ED048179
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Ethnic Backgrounds and Cultural Factors. Resource Unit II, Grade 6. Providence Social Studies Curriculum Project.
Providence Public Schools, RI.; Rhode Island Coll., Providence.
GRADES OR AGES: Grade 6. SUBJECT MATTER: Social studies; civilization of Latin America and Africa. ORGANIZATION AND PHYSICAL APPEARANCE: The central part of the guide is divided into three subunits, each of which is laid out in three columns, one each for topics, activities, and materials. Other sections are in list form. The guide is mimeographed and staple-bound with a paper cover. OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES: General objectives for the unit are listed on the first page. Each group of activities in the second column of the subunits is related to a topic in the first column. A separate section lists eight supplementary activities. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS: Each group of materials listed in the third column of the subunits is related to one or more activities. In addition 13 appendixes contain curriculum materials--maps, charts, and articles. STUDENT ASSESSMENT: A one-page section entitled "Evaluation" lists ideas students should understand and skills they should possess by the end of the unit. OPTIONS: The guide is prescriptive as to course content and timing. Activities and materials listed are optional. (RT)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Cooperative Research Program.
Authoring Institution: Providence Public Schools, RI.; Rhode Island Coll., Providence.
Identifiers: Africa; Latin America
Note: Part of a set of resource units and curriculum overviews for K-12 social studies