ERIC Number: ED066412
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
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Junior High School Social Studies Program. Curriculum Guide 1971-72.
Anchorage Borough School District, AK.
New approaches in the junior high social studies classroom are provided in this curriculum guide framework. Emphasis is upon the use of activities to help students become informed citizens, understand and have empathy for others, and organize and analyze knowledge. Interdisciplinary social studies are organized around substantive and methodological concepts. For grade 7 the major concepts are self, culture, environment, and communication; for grade 8, change, conflict, communication, self, rights, and institutions; and for grade 9, understanding self, relationship to others, self image and character, modes of behavior, modes of communication, future goals, adolescent problems, respect, values, and standards. Each grade level section includes a framework page; a concept and skills page; unit planning sheets that stress behavioral objectives for three selected concepts; and a multi-media book list. (SJM)
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Authoring Institution: Anchorage Borough School District, AK.