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ERIC Number: ED051155
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Pages: 76
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Communism. Course of Study, Grades IX-XII.
Boston Public Schools, MA.
GRADES OR AGES: Grades 9-12. SUBJECT MATTER: Communism. ORGANIZATION AND PHYSICAL APPEARANCE: The guide has five units: 1) "Historical Background of Communism," which gives a brief chronology of events from Czarist Russia to the present day and outlines the organization of the government and the Communist party; 2) "Communism in Theory and Practice," set out in parallel columns, one with quotations from the constitution, the other indicating the practice, with a brief bibliography; 3) "Communism in World Affairs," under Lenin, Stalin, and Krushchev, with a list of audio-visual material; 4) "Russia Today," which very briefly indicates politics, economy, social welfare, education, religion, and the arts and literature, with a 141-item bibliography; 5) "Communism in China," with a brief chronology of the Chinese Communist Party, a history of communism in China, a list of audio-visual materials, a 100-item bibliography, and a list of periodicals. A teaching supplement includes terms, people and places to know, student projects, and topics for class discussion. The guide is lithographed and spiral-bound with a soft cover. OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES: General objectives are given at the beginning of the guide, and student activities are listed in the teaching supplement. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS: Books and audio-visual materials are listed for the various units. STUDENT ASSESSMENT: No special provision is made. (MBM)
The Department of Curriculum Development, Boston Public Schools, 15 Beacon Street, Boston, Mass. 02108 ($0.85, check payable to The City of Boston)
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Authoring Institution: Boston Public Schools, MA.
Note: School Document No. 2-1969