ERIC Number: ED033495
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Curriculum Guide: Educable Mentally Retarded, Elementary Program; Little Rock Public Schools.
Arkansas State Dept. of Education, Little Rock. Special Education Section.
A guide for the special education instructional program gives directions, scope and sequence, subject matter skills, and teaching suggestions for educable mentally retarded elementary students. At the primary level, activities are centered around readiness materials, motor and sensory training, personal hygiene, habit training, speech improvement and emotional control. Activities at the intermediate level concern subjects in the basic areas (reading, phonics, English, writing, spelling and mathematics). Activities, materials, and resources are given for a developmental science program with units in safety, health, food, clothing, communication, weather, transportation, earth, plants, animals, birds, and insects. Diagnostic reading vocabulary lists and math placement tests are included. A bibliography includes lists of publisher's addresses and curriculum guides. (WW)
Descriptors: Basic Skills, Curriculum Guides, Exceptional Child Education, Handwriting, Instructional Materials, Intermediate Grades, Interpersonal Competence, Language Arts, Mathematics, Mental Retardation, Mild Mental Retardation, Prevocational Education, Primary Education, Reading, Sciences, Self Concept, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Arkansas State Dept. of Education, Little Rock. Special Education Section.