ERIC Number: ED269322
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-May
Reference Count: 0
Social Studies Curriculum Guide: Grade 6.
Dependents Schools (DOD), Washington, DC.
An outline of the knowledge and skills to be taught at grade six in order to meet the Department of Defense Dependents Schools (DoDDS) social studies objectives is provided. Material is divided into four parts. Following an introduction, a one page description overviews the curriculum topic for grade six, world cultures and geography, and specifies the major subject areas to be covered within the topic, time allotment, and other classroom specifics. A list of acknowledgments contains names and addresses of all educators contributing to the curriculum guide. A list of holidays and special days appropriate for classroom coverage are also outlined. The bulk of the document consists of a detailed outline of content and objectives to be covered. The information, provided in matrix form, is divided by marking period and includes suggested time frame and a list of areas of study, each tagged to learning objectives, suggested activities, and page correlations with several widely used social studies textbooks. For grade six, the areas of study covered are: overview of social studies, geography, history, culture, economics, political science, and modern world problems. (LP)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Behavioral Objectives, Concept Formation, Cross Cultural Studies, Curriculum Guides, Dependents Schools, Economics Education, Geographic Regions, Geography Instruction, Grade 6, History Instruction, Intermediate Grades, Learning Activities, Outcomes of Education, Political Science, Sequential Approach, Skill Development, Units of Study, World Affairs, World Problems
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Dependents Schools (DOD), Washington, DC.
Note: For related documents, see SO 017 113-125.