ERIC Number: ED127612
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Curriculum Guide for the Language Arts, Kindergarten-Grade 6. Revised.
Darien Public Schools, CT.
The teaching techniques outlined in this student-centered curriculum guide, provided by the Darien Public Schools, Connecticut, are intended for use by language arts instructors at the kindergarten through sixth-grade levels. The major goals of the curriculum are to foster clear thinking and sound judgment, to encourage awareness of the world, and to create a maximum opportunity for the growth of creativity, as well as to teach specific communication skills. Specific treatment of the following areas is provided: composing; listening and viewing; talking up; acting out; writing; grammar, usage, and mechanics; handwriting; spelling; and literature. Suggestions for activities are coded by color according to their appropriateness for three grade-level groups: kindergarten through sixth grade, kindergarten through third grade, and fourth through sixth grade. (KS)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Darien Public Schools, CT.