ERIC Number: ED228146
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Sep
Reference Count: 0
An Annotated Listing of Free and Inexpensive Materials for Teaching about Illinois.
Illinois State Office of Education, Springfield. Div. of Program Planning and Development.
Over 70 historic sites, outreach programs, teaching aids, publications, and media presentations appropriate for elementary and secondary school instruction in Illinois history, government, and natural resources are listed. Items are categorized by the Illinois state department or museum which makes the information available: Illinois Department of Conservation, Illinois Department of Energy and Natural Resources, Illinois Historical Society, Illinois State Board of Education, Illinois State Museum, Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau, and Western Illinois University. Resources include 16 historic sites and living museums; periodicals on government, Indians, pioneers, and Abraham Lincoln; slide tapes of the historic old state capitol; videotapes which explain the Illinois state government and constitution; mineral and rock collections; and booklets on the flora and fauna of Illinois. Annotations describe each item, appropriate grade level, subject area, and contact names and addresses. (KC)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Office of Education, Springfield. Div. of Program Planning and Development.
Identifiers: Free Materials; Illinois; Inexpensive Materials; Lincoln (Abraham)