ERIC Number: ED352293
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Georgia Elementary Law-Related Education Curriculum Supplements: Lessons for Kindergarten through Third Grade.
Hoge, John D., Ed.; Blum, Ann, Ed.
The lessons in this volume, written by experienced Georgia teachers with backgrounds in law-related education, were designed for teachers new to this area of the social studies curriculum. The lessons, which are organized by grade level, include the following information: author, time required, concepts/vocabulary, main ideas, instructional strategies, objectives, teacher background, materials and resources, procedures, handouts, evaluation, and enrichment. The lessons for kindergarten and first grade include the topics: Family rules; Assault and battery; Pleasant pets; How much should I take?; Endangered species: whales; Buckle up! It's the law; The three billy goats gruff get rebuffed; Litter bug busters; Vandalism hurts everyone; Ms. Mediator, the puppet; Does this belong to you?; The web of order; Child abuse is against the law; Who will take care of me?; Justice for all; Let's not kill the water; and Too much noise! The next set of lessons are for grades two and three: Bicycle safety for everyone; Litter -- it's a mess!; Man's best friend -- pet or pest; Responsible parents and children; Family rules, government laws; What did you call me?; Classroom constitution or we the people; The resolution tree; Save me!; Are you playing or breaking the law?; When you play on other's property, are you committing a crime?; Please don't hurt me; Who's calling please?; Pay for what you get; False alarms; and Air pollution kills. The volume also includes reprints of the U.S. Constitution and the Georgia Bill of Rights; ordering information; user report form, and a list of the lessons in the grades 4-7 supplement. (DB)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Constitutional Law, Curriculum Development, Instructional Materials, Law Related Education, Primary Education, Social Studies, State Legislation, Student Educational Objectives, Teacher Developed Materials, Teaching Methods
Carl Vinson Institute of Government, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 ($12.50).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC. Office of Law-Related Education.
Authoring Institution: Georgia Univ., Athens. Carl Vinson Inst. of Government.
Identifiers - Location: Georgia