ERIC Number: ED117015
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
General Social Studies: Citizen '76/American Issues: 042524 and 042525.
Harms, Louise; Hayes, Ray
This curriculum guide presents the outline of a senior high school quinmester course which offers credit for participation in specific activities related to the Bicentennial commemoration. Based on the Citizen '76/American Issues Forum, the unit activities relate to special radio and television programs. The objectives of the program are to foster student interest in governmental and community concerns and to provide data to students so they may better perform as informed citizens. To meet the individual needs of students, teachers, and school programs, the course requirements are designed in a flexible manner. Series of both required and optional activities and corresponding reading lists make up the unit. Learning activities consist of participation in independent research, discussion groups, forums, and workshops related to issues underscored during the Bicentennial. (Author/JR)
Descriptors: Citizen Role, Citizenship Responsibility, Colonial History (United States), Community Programs, Credit Courses, Curriculum Guides, Educational Radio, Educational Resources, Educational Television, Learning Activities, Secondary Education, Social Studies, United States History, Units of Study
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Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.