ERIC Number: ED197950
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Mathematics Program Guide, Grades K-6.
Hawaii State Dept. of Education, Honolulu. Office of Instructional Services.
This guide to mathematics education is designed to provide direction for teachers and administrators in the development and evaluation of school mathematics programs. The skills and knowledge of mathematics are seen by the Hawaii Department of Education to be of significant importance in our society, with the Department assuming primary responsibilities for developing programs which will help all Kindergarten through grade 12 pupils to become effective and contributing members of society. Sections include: (1) an introduction, explaining the purpose of the guide, the mathematics program, and program highlights; (2) the learning environment, in terms of the school, teacher, and classroom; (3) program goals for Kindergarten through grade 12, examining both broad and procedural goals, the need for problem-solving instruction, and a detailed table of problem-solving behavior; (4) curriculum guidelines, including an intricate scope and sequence overview, performance expectations, individual curriculum guidelines for each year in the Kindergarten through grade 6 sequence, and an outline of how learner objectives are related to performance objectives in the elementary program; and (5) a bibliography. (MP)
Descriptors: Cognitive Objectives, Curriculum Development, Curriculum Guides, Educational Objectives, Elementary School Mathematics, Elementary Secondary Education, Mathematics Curriculum, Problem Solving, Program Descriptions, Secondary School Mathematics, State Curriculum Guides, State Standards, Teaching Guides
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hawaii State Dept. of Education, Honolulu. Office of Instructional Services.
Note: Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document. Pages 161-165 and 168-169 removed due to copyright restrictions.