ERIC Number: ED336286
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Oct-12
Reference Count: 0
California Basic Instructional Materials in History--Social Science. Adoption Recommendations of the Curriculum Development and Supplemental Materials Commission to the State Board of Education 1990. Second Edition.
California State Curriculum Development and Supplemental Materials Commission.; California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
The instructional textbooks for history-social science, K-8 grades, recommended for adoption in the state of California are described in this report. The rationales for recommendation of particular texts are provided, as well as those behind the decision not to recommend other materials. A number of special issues dealt with by the adoption committee also are discussed and include religion in history, cultural diversity and national identity, and technology and primary sources. (DB)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Instructional Materials, Social Sciences, Social Studies, State Standards, Textbook Evaluation, Textbook Selection, United States History
Bureau of Publications, Sales Unit, California Dept. of Education, P.O. Box 271, Sacramento, CA 95802-0271 ($4.50).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Curriculum Development and Supplemental Materials Commission.; California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.