ERIC Number: ED138989
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Ada H. H. Lewis Middle School Curriculum Guide.
Philadelphia School District, PA. Office of Curriculum and Instruction.
This curriculum guide describes the instructional program at the Ada H. H. Lewis Middle School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In brief, the goals of the program are to provide the schools' fifth-grade through eighth-grade students with educational opportunities based on an eclectic team-teaching approach. Four separate "houses" accommodate students from all grade levels in an open classroom structure. Specifically, the guide discusses the school's philosophy, goals, team structure, conversion scale for student ranking, rosters and schedules, alternative program, and special-education facilities. Curriculum development is outlined in the following areas: reading, communications, science, mathematics, social studies, Latin, typing, art, visual communications, industrial arts and materials, home economics, music, and health and physical education. (KS)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Philadelphia School District, PA. Office of Curriculum and Instruction.