ERIC Number: ED341474
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Programme d'Etudes: Elementaire (Program of Studies: Elementary Schools).
Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
This program of studies contains the requirements of each course or program in the elementary curriculum for the province of Alberta. An introduction discusses the goals of education, the development of desirable personal characteristics by students, the distribution of teaching among the subjects, and communication and critical thinking skills. The bulk of the document reviews the course areas of: (1) the English language; (2) French and French language arts; (3) fine arts; (4) computer science; (5) mathematics; (6) sciences; (7) social studies; (8) hygiene; and (9) physical education. Sections typically include a statement of the objectives of the course area; a description of the courses offered; and a list of learning resources related to the courses. (BC)
Descriptors: Computer Science Education, Course Descriptions, Educational Objectives, Elementary Education, Elementary School Curriculum, Fine Arts, Foreign Countries, French, Hygiene, Language Arts, Mathematics Education, Physical Education, Science Education, Social Studies, Student Characteristics, Student Development
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
Note: For the English language version, see PS 020 244; for the senior high school program, see PS 020 246.