ERIC Number: ED118470
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Government of the Indian People. Indian Ethnic Heritage Studies Curriculum Development Project, 1974-75.
Intended for students at the intermediate and junior high grades, this interdisciplinary unit contains seven lessons on the history of the government of Indians. Each lesson includes its objectives, activities, and evaluation. The activities consist of values clarification exercises, role playing, and creative writing. It is necessary that the lessons be taught in order so that students can understand the time line of the past, transition period, and present. Topics covered in the unit are The Great Confederacies, Treaty Period 1789-1871, Reservation Period 1871-1887, Allotment Period 1887-1934, Reorganization Period 1934-1953, Termination Period 1953-1970, and Self-Determination Period 1970-present. Materials for some of the activities are reproducible as student handouts. An 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.