ERIC Number: ED051165
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Exemplar: A Model for Social Studies Curriculum Development in Delaware, K-12.
Delaware State Dept. of Public Instruction, Dover.
GRADES OR AGES: Grades K-12. SUBJECT MATTER: Social studies. ORGANIZATION AND PHYSICAL APPEARANCE: The subject matter is divided into the following five themes: 1) Man develops within his physical and cultural environment. 2) Man functions within an interdependent society. 3) Man seeks justice and order. 4) Man experiences conflict and change. 5) Man strives for economic literacy. Each theme is taught on five levels: 1) grades k-2; 2) grades 3-5; 3) grades 6-8; 4) grades 9-10; and 5) grades 11-12. The guide is mimeographed and staple bound with a soft cover. OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES: Fifteen major objectives for the program are set out in the introductory material. There is also a section explaining how to write effective behavioral objectives. No details of activities are included. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS: No details of bibliographic or other resource materials are included. STUDENT ASSESSMENT: There is a short section explaining the purpose of evaluation and appendix A gives a detailed guide to analysis and grade placement. (MBM)
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Authoring Institution: Delaware State Dept. of Public Instruction, Dover.