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ERIC Number: ED216906
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Mar
Pages: 88
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Navigation - Project CAPE Teaching Module.
Caldwell, Nadine; May, Charlaron
Ten lessons are included in this interdisciplinary unit on navigation, designed to supplement fifth and sixth grade social studies and science curricula. Each lesson includes: (1) lesson concepts; (2) competency goals; (3) objectives; (4) materials; (5) list of key vocabulary words; (6) background information; (7) teacher preparation; (8) list of student activities; (9) questions for students to answer; and (10) a short bibliography. Activities are designed to foster inquiry, manipulative, creative organizational, communicative, and measurement skills and to enable students to develop a better understanding of: (1) their maritime heritage; (2) some problems navigators faced in the 16th and 17th centuries; (3) the history and development of navigational instruments; and (4) the importance of celestial navigation. A packet of materials to be duplicated for student use is included. (JN)
Project CAPE, Dare County School Board, P.O. Box 640, Manteo, NC 27954.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dare County Board of Education, Manteo, NC.