ERIC Number: ED116998
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Indian Memories. Indian Ethnic Heritage Studies Curriculum Development Project, 1974-75.
Eight lessons comprise this interdisciplinary unit for intermediate social studies classes on the memories of elderly Indians. It brings the reflections of older Indians to children for analyzing and understanding the past. Many values, perceptions, myths, beliefs, and ways of life are incorporated into the narratives of the lessons. Each lesson contains its behavioral objective, preparatory lesson plans, interpretation of the narrative, explanations of the activities, reproducible activity sheets, and evaluation. The activities are values clarification exercises, interaction processes, and class discussions. It is necessary to teach the lessons in the order provided for continuous flow and understanding of the narratives. Totally, the unit is expected to take ten classes of 40-minute periods. The accompanying cassette tape is available from Audiovisual Center, Black Hills State College, Spearfish, South Dakota 57783 ($1.50). (ND)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Postsecondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of International Education.
Authoring Institution: South Dakota State Div. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Pierre.