ERIC Number: ED311468
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Language Arts Grades 8 and 9. Teacher Resource Manual. Integrated Occupational Program. Interim-1989 Curriculum.
Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
Developed to assist classroom teachers in implementing the Grades 8 and 9 Integrated Occupational Language Arts program, this teacher resource manual is intended for use as a practical planning and instructional tool and has been designed for a minimum of 150 hours of instruction at each grade level. It contains: further information about the goals and objectives of the curriculum; thematic contexts for the delivery of prescribed concepts, attitudes, and skills; suggestions for planning and implementing the program; generic strategies designed to develop further facility in communication; suggestions for integrating language arts instruction with essential life skills and other subject areas; and suggestions for using community resources in delivery of the language arts program. The manual's sections are: (1) Introduction; (2) Safe Classroom Environments: Emotional/Physical; (3) Scope and Sequence; (4) Grade 8 Themes; (5) Grade 9 Themes; (6) Strands (including subsections on listening, speaking, reading, writing, and viewing skills); and (7) Skills (including subsections with instructional activities on inquiry, comprehension, following instructions, asking and answering, reporting/making notes, discussing, responding to literature, and developing language mechanics). (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
Identifiers - Location: Canada