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ERIC Number: ED352294
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Dec
Pages: 368
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Georgia Elementary Law-Related Education Curriculum Supplements: Lessons for Fourth through Seventh 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 grouped by grade level, include the following information: author, time required, concepts/vocabulary, instructional strategies, objectives, teacher background, materials and resources, procedures, handouts, evaluation, and enrichment. The following lessons for grades 4 and 5 are included: AIDS discrimination in the school; Where have all the wetlands gone?; Don't talk to me like that!; Corporal punishment; Beware of drugs; Robby Raccoon strikes again; Copy cats lose; Distributive justice: an issue of fairness: It's mine!; Is the law really fair?; Vandalism -- who plays and who pays?; When conflicts occur, resolve to solve; Let's celebrate our Bill of Rights; You can't do that! I have a right!; Give us your tired, your poor...Really?; Do you know...the law?; We the students: writing a class bill of rights; and Child labor laws. The following lessons for grades 6 and 7 are included: Who took my desk?; Forgery in the schools; Defamation of character: slander and libel; Is the prank worth the punishment?; First time offenders get a break; I didn't think I'd get caught!; Children at work! Past and present; Who will get the kids?; It's o.k. to tell!; Is just saying no to drugs enough?; I bought it, I can copy it, can't I?; The private "t": whose "I" matters most?; What took the joy out of joy riding?; A thief by any other name...; AIDS and the right to privacy; May I use the phone?; and Georgia's water is no puzzle. An appendix includes: copies of the U.S. Constitution and the Georgia Bill of Rights; ordering information; use report form; and lessons in the K-3 supplement. (DB)
Carl Vinson Institute of Government, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 ($14.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC. Office of Law-Related Education.
Authoring Institution: Georgia Univ., Athens. Carl Vinson Inst. of Government.
Identifiers - Location: Georgia