ERIC Number: ED115724
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Multi Ethnic Handbook, Volume 1. Later Elementary and Middle School. Lesson Plans for Teaching Concepts Dealing with Racism Contributions of Blacks, Latinos, Native Americans.
Michigan Education Association, East Lansing. Div. of Minority Affairs.
This volume contains lesson plans for grades 4 through 8 on the contributions of Blacks, Latinos, and First Americans and on prejudice and racism. The lesson plans are presented within the framework of main ideas, activities for the ideas, and resources for the activities. The section on racism includes definitions and examples of racism. The section on Blacks, First Americans and Latinos are developed in a chronological manner. The Black section deals with the Pre-Columbian Period, Exploration and Colonization, Developing Another Nation, and Struggle for Identity and Equality. First American topics are Pre-Columbian, Columbian Period, Developing Another Nation 1775, Western Imperialization, and Struggle for Identity and Equality. The Latino materials include General Background Information, Mexican Indian Cultures of the Pre-Columbian Period, It is suggested that the handbook be used as a reference upon which the teacher can build. (Author/AM)
Descriptors: African History, American History, American Indians, Biculturalism, Black History, Blacks, Cultural Pluralism, Curriculum Enrichment, Curriculum Guides, Elementary Education, Elementary School Curriculum, Ethnic Groups, Ethnic Studies, Multicultural Textbooks, Racial Discrimination, Racism, Social History, Spanish Americans
Michigan Education Association, 1216 Kendale Boulevard, East Lansing, Michigan ($2.25)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Michigan Education Association, East Lansing. Div. of Minority Affairs.