ERIC Number: ED344823
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Elementary Core Curriculum Standards, Levels K-6. Social Studies. Revised Edition.
Utah State Board of Education, Salt Lake City.
These Utah core standards are designed to help prepare students for the changing times that will require knowledge and skills for living and competition in the information age. Six qualities are emphasized (1) higher level thinking and process skills; (2) citizenship/character practices and principles; (3) basic U.S. values; (4) economic literacy; (5) American democratic governance; and (6) global awareness and geography skills. The remainder of the document outlines social studies goals, and course descriptions, for each individual grade from kindergarten through grade 6. (KM)
Descriptors: Cultural Awareness, Curriculum Development, Economics, Educational Objectives, Educational Philosophy, Elementary Education, Geography, Social Studies, Social Values, State Curriculum Guides, Thinking Skills
Utah State Office of Education, 250 East 500 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84111 ($2.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Utah State Board of Education, Salt Lake City.
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