ERIC Number: ED104786
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Drugs and You. Grade Five, Unit Three, 5.3. Comprehensive Social Studies Curriculum for the Inner City.
This fifth grade unit is one of a sequential learning series of the Focus on Inner City Social Studies (FICSS) project developed in accordance with the needs and problems of an urban society. A description of the project is provided in SO 008 271. This specific unit examines the personal and social problems of drug abuse. The use of drugs is purely an individual decision which can lead to a positive or negative utilization of personal power. Specific student inquiry areas include the types of drugs and their effects, reasons for drug use, procurement and control, control and treatment, organized crime in drug traffic, and the crime that results from supporting the expensive habit of addiction. The format of the unit includes teaching strategies, source materials, learning objectives, specific learning activities, and teacher and student resources. (Author/DE)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Youngstown Board of Education, OH.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title III