ERIC Number: ED045508
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1970-Sep
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Social Studies: Selected Cultures. Grade 6.
Taylor, Marshall R.
This revised teachers guide attempts to facilitate the study of selected cultures through a conceptual approach and multimedia instruction in a spiral curriculum. There are six units: 1) Cultures and Archaeology --cultural factors, cultural study, artifacts, fossils, archaeological sites and evidence; 2) Food Gathering Complex --life styles, cultural development, tribal organization and society of the Malayan Semang, Aborigines, Bushman, Pygmys, and Eskimo; 3) Agrarian-Handicraft Complex --characteristics, land and resources, family life, education, religion, arts, and sciences in Southeast Asia, Africa, South America, and Egypt-Mesopotamia; 4) Greek Culture and 5) Roman Culture --life styles, religion, philosophy, education, fine arts, politics, government, military, technology and cultural tradition; and, 6) Industrial Complex --environmental influences on industrialization, types of industries, institutions promoting and controlling industry, cultural and social change with regard to industrial development, urbanization, and world trade. Each of the content sections outlines the major concepts, behavioral objectives, class activities, resources, and evaluation techniques. In addition, there is a list of basic instructional materials including books and filmstrips. (SBE)
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Authoring Institution: Joint City School District No. 1, West Allis, WI.
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin