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ERIC Number: ED349214
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Practicing Democracy through Equity Education: Social Studies Curriculum Guide Grade 2, 1991-1997.
Warren Township Independent School District, Indianapolis, IN.
This social studies curriculum guide for grade 2 in the Metropolitan School District of Warren Township, Indiana, contains 10 sections: (1) School board policy and philosophy; (2) Philosophy implementation guidelines; (3) Program level objectives; (4) Responsibility for social studies curriculum; (5) Multicultural/multiethnic graphic; (6) General exit outcomes; (7) Social studies skills; (8) Seven essential learnings; (9) Strategies for classroom use; and (10) Course of study--skills chart--time frame. Much of the guide is devoted to section nine, the strategies for classroom use. Seven strategies are outlined and discussed: multicultural/multiethnic, religion, active civic responsibility, economics, globalization, critical thinking, and assessment. The last section of the guide features materials describing the content of the grade 2 social studies curriculum in depth. Skills charts feature the subject area, the name of the textbook used, the unit or topic, the skills used, support materials used, and the approximate amount of class time required. A course of study time frame describes, in sequence for the social studies course, the major topics covered, the course objectives, and learner outcome statements. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Warren Township Independent School District, Indianapolis, IN.