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ERIC Number: ED155084
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Pages: 30
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Appendix. Decision-Making in Contemporary America.
Vetter, Donald P.; And Others
The appendix offers supplemental teaching techniques for "Decision-Making in Contemporary America," a ninth grade social studies course described in SO 010 891. The appendix is arranged into four sections. Appendix A offers tips on how to organize group work and classroom discussion. Included in these suggestions are guidelines for large, medium, and small group instruction; a list of standards for group work; a list of types of group reports; evaluation checklists; guide sheets for group work; forms for the evaluation and rating of group members; a discussion evaluation sheet; discussion rating scales; and many activities for practicing discussion skills. Appendix B deals with organizing a classroom debate, and Appendix C looks at organizing role-playing and brainstorming activities. Guidelines and rules are listed for each activity. Appendix D contains a two page evaluation form. Using this form students evaluate this social studies course. (Author/JK)
Donald P. Vetter, Supervisor of Social Studies, Board of Education of Carroll County, 55 North Court Street, Westminster, Maryland 21157 ($2.50, paper cover)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: N/A
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Carroll County Public Schools, Westminster, MD.
Note: For related documents, see SO 010 891-897; Not available in hard copy from EDRS due to poor reproducibility of original document