ERIC Number: ED341600
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Australia: An Instructional Unit for Elementary Grades.
Duea, Joan; And Others
Designed to provide elementary teachers with materials for the study of Australia, this unit contains 19 lessons that include objectives, materials, procedures, suggested extension activities, and answer keys where needed. Following the 19 lessons are blackline masters for teacher transparencies, student worksheets, and extension activities. A 19-item bibliography also is provided. The lesson titles are: (1) What We Know about Australia; (2) Locating Australia; (3) Countries and Water Surrounding Australia; (4) States, Territories, Capitals, and National Capital; (5) Geography; (6) History; (7) Aborigines; (8) Government and Symbols; (9) Cities; (10) Transportation and Communication; (11) Schools; (12) Plants, Birds, and Animals; (13) Agriculture and Industry; (14) Natural Resources; (15) Folktale; (16) Holidays; (17) Beach Party; (18) Review; and (19) Evaluation. (DB)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Elementary Education, Foreign Countries, Foreign Culture, Global Approach, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Multicultural Education, Social Studies, Student Educational Objectives, Teaching Methods, Units of Study
Unit III Products, Price Laboratory School, University of Northern Iowa, 19th and Campus Streets, Cedar Falls, IA 50613 ($25.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls. Malcolm Price Lab. School.