ERIC Number: ED116424
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Guide for Curriculum Development for Teachers of Trainable Mentally Retarded Children.
Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond.
Presented is the Virginia State Education Department's curriculum development guide for teachers of the trainable mentally retarded (TMR). Briefly considered are long range goals and characteristics of the TMR child, curriculum design factors and the role of the teacher. The bulk of the document is comprised of activities for primary, intermediate, and advanced level children in the areas of physical, social, emotional, and intellectual development. Suggested activities and resources are listed for each behavioral objective. Also included is a section on curriculum evaluation. Among appended material are a suggested scheduling guide and individual lesson plans for home arts and crafts. (CL)
Descriptors: Class Activities, Cognitive Development, Curriculum Development, Curriculum Guides, Emotional Development, Exceptional Child Education, Mental Retardation, Moderate Mental Retardation, Physical Development, Social Development
Merrimack Education Center, 101 Mill Road, Chelmsford, Massachusetts ($1.25)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond.