ERIC Number: ED070683
Record Type: RIE
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[Project Social Studies. Background Papers.]
West, Edith; And Others
Seven background papers, along with the discipline papers described in SO 003 100, provided significant ideas, concepts, and important topics for organization and development of the project social studies curriculum. The seven papers are: 1) "Developing Skills in the Social Studies Program", which discusses objectives of teaching skills and behavioral goals related to skills; 2) "The Role of the Social Studies in Developing Values"; 3) "Concepts, Generalizations, and Theories"; 4) "Learning Principles", which suggest factors associated with the learning process; 5) "The Social Science Disciplines", which places the discipline papers into the perspective of the social sciences as a broad division of study; 6) "Curricular Framework", which outlines and summarizes k-12 units of Project Social Studies; and 7) "Implications for Terminology", which offers a framework for examining terminology in the social sciences. (SJM)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Project Social Studies Curriculum Center.