ERIC Number: ED157650
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-May
Reference Count: 0
American Indian - Past and Present.
Intended for seniors at all ability levels, the one-semester course outline aims to aid students to analyze the American Indian's role in the history of the United States, and to recognize the contributions they have made in the western hemisphere. The general content outline and suggested activities cover the periods before and after contact with the Europeans; the treaty periods; the last Indian wars and reservations; allotment; the Indian Reorganization Act; termination; the era of self-determination; contemporary problems; land claims; Indian culture; and activism. About 121 films, videotapes, tapes, sound filmstrips, posters and photo displays, and records are listed. Also cited are over 1,000 Indian publications (by, for or about North American Indians), school library materials, classroom books, pamphlets, booklets, leaflets, and newspaper and magazine articles. (NQ)
Descriptors: American Indian Culture, American Indians, Bibliographies, Books, Course Content, Cultural Awareness, Curriculum Guides, Educational Media, Filmographies, Films, Filmstrips, Instructional Materials, Secondary Education, Secondary School Curriculum, Self Determination, Social Studies, Treaties, Unit Plan, United States History, Units of Study
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bethlehem Central School District, Delmar, NY.