ERIC Number: ED288770
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Data Book of Social Studies Materials and Resources. Volume 12.
Hendrikson, Leslie, Ed.
The document provides analyses of curriculum materials that help elementary and secondary school teachers, administrators, curriculum coordinators, and college methods teachers select materials that are appropriate for their students, school, and community. Analyses are provided on the basis of grade level, content, underlying philosophy, goals, strategies, structure, innovativeness, and merit. The first major section of the book contains analyses of elementary (K-6) social studies materials including: (1) three analyses of basal programs; (2) three revised analyses of basal programs; and (3) 31 brief descriptions of supplementary materials. The second major section is devoted to secondary (7-12) curriculum materials including: (1) 21 new analyses of basal programs; (2) 10 shorter analyses of revised editions; and (3) 55 brief descriptions of supplementary materials. The third section of the book includes 31 short analyses of teacher resource materials. Each analysis includes information about the authors or developers, publisher, publication date, grade level, materials, cost, and subject area. The document concludes with indexes and a list of publishers' addresses. (SM)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Effectiveness, Instructional Material Evaluation, Instructional Materials, Social Studies
Social Science Education Consortium, Inc., 855 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80302.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Support Staff; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Social Science Education Consortium, Inc., Boulder, CO.
Note: For Volume II, see ED 268 022.