ERIC Number: ED349849
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Latin I Resource Guide. Latin I Course Number: 61.041.
Georgia State Dept. of Education, Atlanta. Office of Instructional Services.
The guide contains classroom activities and instructional techniques to be used in implementing the first-year core Latin language curriculum for Georgia's public schools. Activities are correlated with goals and objectives specified in the state curriculum. Each provides information and directions for teachers and/or students and includes suggestions for evaluation. Introductory sections discuss the philosophy of foreign language education, the planning process for learner-centered foreign language instruction, and suggestions for promoting students' cognitive awareness in the classroom. A series of classroom activity units follows. Each unit contains a brief text on the topic, ideas for class activities, a list of resources, and a brief bibliography. Topics, all related to Roman civilization, include architecture, entertainment, clothing, family, the Roman Forum, Roman history, housing, and religion. A bibliography of print, nonprint, and computer resources for instruction is included. (MSE)
Descriptors: Ancient History, Class Activities, Classroom Techniques, Course Content, Curriculum Design, Educational Philosophy, Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Design, Introductory Courses, Language Skills, Latin, Public Schools, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, State Curriculum Guides, State Standards, Student Centered Curriculum, Student Evaluation, Units of Study
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Georgia State Dept. of Education, Atlanta. Office of Instructional Services.