ERIC Number: ED049087
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Newspaper Activities for Elementary Children.
Pinellas County District School Board, Clearwater, FL.
"How to Begin" instructions are given in this teachers guide followed by illustrated sections on using the newspaper in the Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies, Science, and Art programs. The activities in Language Arts include: word study and spelling, speaking and listening, composition and handwriting, comprehension, critical thinking and propaganda. Mathematics activities involve: whole numbers, fractions, percentage-discount-interest, averaging, measurement, word problems, vocabulary, simulation, and the stock market. The Social Studies activities encompass: children and politics, values, controversial issues, skills, political cartoons, self-realization, community study, cultural heritage, money and the economic system, our country in today's world, man's natural and technological environment. There are some brief Science activities dealing with scientific methods, and Art activities working with a country art guide --Focus on Art. (VLW)
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Authoring Institution: Pinellas County District School Board, Clearwater, FL.