ERIC Number: ED024179
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
Reference Count: 0
In-Service Training Materials for Teachers of the Educable Mentally Retarded.
Meyen, Edward L.; Carr, Donald L.
Developed for the educable mentally retarded, this spiral program of science instruction presents its subjects on several levels for advanced study and reinforcement. Subjects covered are animals, plants, weather and seasons, earth and earth components, the universe, forces, and the human being. Guides for the primary, intermediate, junior high, and senior high levels include general objectives, activities, and sample experiences. A complete starter unit is included for the first three levels on pets, the senses, and the weather. Suggested resource materials are listed for all levels; forms are included for teacher evaluation of the material. (LE)
Descriptors: Animals, Astronomy, Biological Sciences, Curriculum, Curriculum Guides, Earth Science, Exceptional Child Education, High Schools, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Lesson Plans, Mental Retardation, Mild Mental Retardation, Physical Sciences, Plant Science, Primary Education, Sciences, Spiral Curriculum
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Iowa Univ., Iowa City. Special Education Curriculum Development Center.