ERIC Number: ED051013
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1970
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A Curriculum Guide in Elementary Social Studies: Man in a Changing Society. Grade Five.
Howard County Board of Education, Clarksville, MD.
This grade 5 social studies curriculum unit presents a course on Man In A Changing Society. An objective of the instructional program for this level is that the student broaden his perspective of the concept "man" from the family, community, and the state to understand his nation as a changing society. Units for study are: 1) A Nation Evolves From Immigration; 2) A Nation Emerges Through Conflict To A World Power; 3) Man and His Government; and, 4) Scarcity Is a Constant Reality (Optional). Format of the guide is consistent with this series, stating objectives and giving curriculum content in these major divisions: 1) Concepts; 2) Teaching Strategies; 3) Content and Materials; 4) Varieties in Strategies and Content; and 5) Evaluation. A specific objective of the fifth grade program is the improvement of social and academic skills through opportunities of individualized or small group work. Related documents are: SO 001 185 through SO 001 189. (Author/JSB)
Descriptors: Acculturation, Citizenship, Civil War (United States), Colonial History (United States), Concept Teaching, Curriculum Guides, Democracy, Elementary Education, Ethnic Studies, Government (Administrative Body), Government Role, Grade 5, Human Relations, Immigrants, Peace, Revolutionary War (United States), Social Change, Social Studies, United States History, Units of Study, Values, Values Education, War, World Affairs
Social Studies Department, Howard County Public Schools, Clarksville, Maryland 21029 ($3.00)
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Authoring Institution: Howard County Board of Education, Clarksville, MD.