ERIC Number: ED048163
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Neighborhoods. Curriculum Guide, Grades K-3. Providence Social Studies Curriculum Project.
Providence Public Schools, RI.; Rhode Island Coll., Providence.
GRADES OR AGES: K-3. SUBJECT MATTER: Social studies; neighborhoods. ORGANIZATION AND PHYSICAL APPEARANCE: The guide is divided into 12 chapters, most of which consist of lists. It is mimeographed and staple-bound with a paper cover. OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES: Objectives are well-defined, with separate chapters on aims, content, generalizations, and concepts. Each of these chapters has separate sections for each grade. No specific activities are mentioned, although a two-page chapter outlines general teaching methods. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS: Chapter 11 lists laboratory materials for students by grade and Chapter 12 lists reference materials for teachers. STUDENT ASSESSMENT: None. OPTIONS: The guide is prescriptive as to course content, with firm suggestions on timing of units. Specific suggestions for activities are presented in the individual guides for each grade--SP 007 051-SP 007 054. (RT)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Cooperative Research Program.
Authoring Institution: Providence Public Schools, RI.; Rhode Island Coll., Providence.
Note: Part of a set of resource units and curriculum overviews for K-12 social studies