ERIC Number: ED051153
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Curriculum Guide, English for Grades VI-IX.
Boston Public Schools, MA.
GRADES OR AGES: Grades 6-9. SUBJECT MATTER: English. ORGANIZATION AND PHYSICAL APPEARANCE: The guide has three main sections dealing with language, literature, and composition with the following sub-sections: 1) language--introduction, grade 6, grade 7, grade 8, grade 9, chronology, bibliography, spelling, listening skills; 2) literature--overview and teaching techniques, grade 6, grade 7, grade 8, grade 9, choral speaking; and 3) composition. The guide is mimeographed and spiral-bound with a soft cover. OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES: Objectives are listed for the various topics. Suggested classroom activities and student enrichment activities are included in the text. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS: References to texts and materials are given at the end of some sub-sections. There is also a bibliography, and a list of suggested texts for composition. STUDENT ASSESSMENT: The section on composition includes a brief description of evaluation techniques for the teacher. (MBM)
Descriptors: Curriculum Guides, English Curriculum, English Literature, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Language Instruction, Middle Schools, Writing (Composition)
Boston School Committee, 15 Beacon Street, Boston, Mass. 02108 ($3.75, check payable to The City of Boston)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Boston Public Schools, MA.
Note: School Document No. 2-1970