ERIC Number: ED348239
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Improving Indonesia's Cities: A Case Study of Economic Development, Including a Teaching Guide and An Economic Summary of Indonesia. Toward a Better World Series, Learning Kit No. 5.
Baldwin, Harriet, Ed.; Rosen, Carol, Ed.
This World Bank (Washington, D.C.) kit is designed to teach secondary school social studies students the impact of rapid urbanization on Jakarta, the capital city of Indonesia. The kit contains a pamphlet, a booklet, a filmstrip, and a teacher's guide. The pamphlet, "An Economic Summary of Indonesia" provides students with the structure, recent growth, and problems of the Indonesian economy. "Improving Indonesia's Cities," the booklet, introduces two families who are involved in the efforts of the city and national government to improve the living conditions of Jakarta's poor, while the filmstrip, "Building and Rebuilding" repeats the booklet's information and strengthens students' comprehension through visual images. The teaching guide contains: (1) goals and objectives for learning; (2) student activities; (3) the filmstrip's script; and (4) reproducible student worksheets with the answers. Maps, drawings, and black and white photographs are included. (DJC)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Case Studies, Curriculum Enrichment, Developing Nations, Economic Progress, Economics Education, Instructional Materials, Learning Modules, Secondary Education, Social Studies
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development/The World Bank, 1818 H Street, NW, Washington, DC 20433.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: World Bank, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Indonesia (Jakarta); Urban Development
Note: Filmstrip is not included but is available with kit from The World Bank.