ERIC Number: ED106191
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Bicentennial Source Book, Level III, Grades 6-8.
Burger, Robert; 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 sixth through eighth grade levels. For a description of the general content and format structure see document SO 008 316. This specific unit contains 88 activities under the disciplines of art, music, math, science, and social studies. Sample activities include quilt making, diary writing, interpreting colonial folk songs, colonial medicine, and drawing political cartoons. Also included are activities for a week long, school-wide, festival week; historical chronology of the revolutionary period; and suggested local field trips. (Author/DE)
Descriptors: American Studies, Class Activities, Colonial History (United States), Cultural Activities, Elementary Secondary 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, Westminster, Maryland 21157 ($15.00; Set of guides I-IV $50.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Carroll County Public Schools, Westminster, MD.