ERIC Number: ED070766
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
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Seventh Grade Interdisciplinary Packet (Science-Social Studies).
Madison Public Schools, WI. Dept. of Curriculum Development.
GRADES OR AGES: Grade 7. SUBJECT MATTER: Science and Social Studies. ORGANIZATION AND PHYSICAL APPEARANCE: This guide presents a series of earth sciences units which would have interdisciplinary potential specifically in the area of social studies. Introductory material includes a rationale, evaluation procedures, 44 "key" environmental concepts, and the interdisciplinary scope and sequence. A trio of organizational themes form the basis for this guide: man's use of communication systems; a descriptive look at the natural environment; and the interaction between man and his environment. Four science units presented include mapping, earth processes, weather, and astronomy. Each unit provides concepts, objectives, activities and evaluation sheets. The guide is lithographed and spiral bound with a hard cover. OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES: Objectives and detailed activities are provided for in each unit. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS: Charts and other materials are listed under Suggested Materials List. STUDENT ASSESSMENT: Provision is made for student evaluation. (MJM)
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Authoring Institution: Madison Public Schools, WI. Dept. of Curriculum Development.