ERIC Number: ED263551
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
A Theme Is a Beam of Light: Units for Integrating Thinking, Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing.
San Jose State Univ., CA. Dept. of English.
Intended to help teachers integrate the teaching of thinking, reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills, this booklet presents five thematic units of study for the language arts. The booklet begins with a rationale for a thematic approach to language arts. The remainder of the paper presents the thematic units, each of which includes a rationale for that particular theme, objectives of the unit, thematic activities, resources, and evaluation activities. The five themes are conflict, emotions, families, growing up, and understanding others. A three-page bibliography is included. (HTH)
Descriptors: Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Materials, Integrated Curriculum, Language Arts, Reading Skills, Student Evaluation, Teaching Methods, Thematic Approach, Writing Skills
South Bay Writing Project, San Jose State University, Department of English, San Jose, CA 95192 ($5.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: San Jose State Univ., CA. Dept. of English.