ERIC Number: ED051028
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Communities Around the World. Parisian Community. Teacher's Resource Unit.
Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Project Social Studies Curriculum Center.
This recourse guide is one of a series of units on the theme Communities Around the World for grade 3. Background material on Paris, France is given for the teacher describing urban characteristics, French culture, and the physical site of the city. Objectives and goals related to concepts, generalizations, skills, and attitudes to be developed are defined. 13 initiatory activities, 50 developmental activities, and 4 culminating strategies are described in a format designed to help teachers see the relationships among objectives, content, teaching procedures, and materials of instruction. Educational media are listed and pupil materials prepared for this cultural study (maps, diorama projects, and holiday information) are included in the appendices. Other documents in these elementary curriculum guide series are SO 001 275 through SO 001 287. (Author/JSB)
Descriptors: Community Resources, Community Study, Concept Teaching, Cross Cultural Studies, Curriculum Guides, Grade 3, Human Geography, Interdisciplinary Approach, Resource Materials, Social Studies, Social Systems, Sociocultural Patterns, Units of Study, Urban Culture, Urban Demography, Urban Environment, Urban Studies
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Project Social Studies Curriculum Center.
Identifiers: France; France (Paris)
Note: Revised following field testing in the Chelmsford, Mass. Public Schools