ERIC Number: ED338030
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Dec
Reference Count: 0
L'Afrique. Niveau VI. Base sur le programme scolaire de sciences sociales de Montgomery County Public Schools (Africa. Grade 6. Based on the Social Studies Curriculum of the Montgomery County Public Schools).
The grade 6 social studies curriculum on Africa for French immersion is outlined. The syllabus consists of seven units. Each contains an instructional objective (in English); a number of specific performance objectives; and for each performance objective, required and optional vocabulary, a list of related activities, and exercises for classroom use. Unit topics include: general physical and cultural characteristics of the African continent; the social, political, and economic role of families in selected African ethnic groups; early African civilizations; human developments in African countries from European contact through independence movements; the ways in which African people in selected countries meet contemporary challenges; the global concept of interdependency as it relates to African nations and the rest of the world; and the contributions of people of African heritage to U.S. history, culture, and growth. (MSE)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Black History, Colonialism, Course Descriptions, Dance, Developing Nations, Educational Objectives, Family (Sociological Unit), Foreign Countries, French, Geography, Government (Administrative Body), Grade 6, History, Immersion Programs, Instructional Materials, Intermediate Grades, International Relations, Music, Social Studies, Tests, Vocabulary
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Montgomery County Public Schools, Rockville, MD. Office of Instruction and Program Development.