ERIC Number: ED338093
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Vie sociale I: Introduction aux droits et aux responsabilites des citoyens americains (Social Studies I: Introduction to the Rights and Responsibilities of American Citizens).
Milwaukee Public Schools, WI.
The textbook for a social studies course on citizenship rights and responsibilities in the United States, presented entirely in French, consists of eight chapters. Each contains a preview of vocabularly and key ideas; a brief introductory text on the chapter topic; and a series of more specific texts, with illustrations, a list of questions for further research, comprehension and skill exercises, and a chapter summary. Chapter topics include: the reasons for citizenship education; the living planet; the social nature of human beings; the ways in which culture influences people; the ways in which people influence their culture; exploration of other cultures; the confluence of many cultures in the United States; and life in a pluralistic society. A glossary and maps of the United States and the world are appended. (MSE)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Milwaukee Public Schools, WI.
Note: Reprints, photographs, and drawings will photocopy poorly.