ERIC Number: ED106189
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Bicentennial Source Book, Level I, K-2.
Herb, Sharon; And Others
This student activities source book is one of a series of four developed by the Carroll County Public School System, Maryland, for celebration of the Bicentennial. It is specifically designed to generate ideas integrating the Bicentennial celebration into various disciplines, classroom activities, and school-wide events at the kindergarten through second grade levels. The guide contains 81 activities related to art, music, physical education, language arts, science, and social studies. Each activity includes objectives, background information, pertinent materials and resources, recommended instructional procedures, and possible variations and modifications. The activities are organized around the Bicentennial themes of Heritage, Horizons, and Festival. Heritage activities focus on events, values, traditions, and historical objects of the past. Horizon activities stress challenging the problems of the present and future. Festival activities include such activities as community craft shows, workshops, folk music, and dance performances. (Author/DE)
Descriptors: American Studies, Class Activities, Colonial History (United States), Cultural Activities, Elementary Education, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Music Activities, Resource Materials, Revolutionary War (United States), Science Activities, Social Studies, Teacher Developed Materials, United States History
Donald P. Vetter, Supervisor of Social Studies, Carroll County Board of Education, Westminister, Maryland 21157 ($10.00; Set of guides I-IV $50.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Carroll County Public Schools, Westminster, MD.