ERIC Number: ED345924
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Color Your Classroom VI. Unique Ideas: A Guide to Innovative Teaching.
Mississippi Materials & Resource Center, Gulfport.
This curriculum guide presents ideas for classroom use with migrant students. Instructional bulletin board ideas are provided for reading, oral language, and math. Ideas for decorating window shades are illustrated for each of the nine months of the school year. Examples of shades that reinforce specific skills are also presented. A section on calendars offers suggestions for using monthly calendars as decorations as well as learning tools. "The Book Section" contains instructions and patterns for art activities which motivate students in reading and creative writing. Activities include bookmaking, for example: zip-lock bag books, "shape" books, and bookmarks. The final section of special projects provides directions for screen printing, filmmaking, color-lift transparency, picture frames, sun catchers, and felt board patterns. Activities which address skills from the Migrant Student Record Transfer System Skills list contain the skill name and number, the objective, and directions. Each page of the guide is illustrated. (KS)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.; Mississippi State Dept. of Education, Jackson.
Authoring Institution: Mississippi Materials & Resource Center, Gulfport.
Note: Product of Mississippi Migrant Education. For related documents, see ED 241 223 and RC 018 699-703.