ERIC Number: ED396971
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Cultural Reflections: Work, Politics and Daily Life in Geramny. Social Studies Lessons.
Blankenship, Glen; Tinkler, D. William
This curriculum packet, designed for high school students, contains student activities that focus on worker training and apprenticeship programs, structure of the school system, family income, leisure time activities, structure of the federal government, and social programs/health care. The three lessons may be used individually via integration into the curriculum, or collectively as a complete stand-alone unit. Each lesson begins with an outline for teaching that includes instructional objectives, a list of necessary materials, and a sequenced list of procedures for using the activities provided with the lesson. The lessons in this instructional kit include: (1) "The German Worker"; (2) "Government in Germany"; and (3) "Culture and Daily Life in Germany." (EH)
Descriptors: Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Activities, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Education, Cultural Traits, Culture, Foreign Countries, Foreign Culture, Government (Administrative Body), Government School Relationship, Governmental Structure, High Schools, Multicultural Education, Public Agencies, Social History, Western Civilization
American Association of Teachers of German (AATG), 112 Haddontowne Court, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034 (single copies at cost price); Goethe House New York, 1014 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028 (free sets of materials for inservice training).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Goethe House, New York, NY.
Note: For related item, see SO 025 202.