ERIC Number: ED368835
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Educator's Guide to "I Am America."
National Conference of Christians and Jews, New York, NY.
This guide contains kindergarten through high school level lessons designed to help educate and sensitize students to cultural differences, while encouraging them to see how Americans are alike. Each lesson, some of which can be completed at home, features both affective and cognitive learning activities. The lessons, which have an interdisciplinary focus, include writing exercises and involve subjects such as social studies, literature, mathematics, and the arts. Handout material is also included. The guide concludes with a personal view from a high school senior on the subject of diversity. Contains a 33-item bibliography and a list of resource centers. (GLR)
Descriptors: Class Activities, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Interrelationships, Curriculum Development, Educational Methods, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnic Groups, Ethnic Relations, Intercultural Communication, Kindergarten, Minority Groups, Resource Materials, Teaching Guides
The National Conference, 71 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10003 ($2.50 plus $1 shipping).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Conference of Christians and Jews, New York, NY.
Identifiers: Diversity (Groups); I Am America