ERIC Number: ED353373
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
City Works. Modules One-Five.
Rindge School of Technical Arts, Cambridge, MA.
CityWorks is a course offered at the Rindge School of Technical Arts, open to all ninth-grade students in Cambridge, Massachusetts. During the course, students investigate Cambridge's neighborhoods, services, and industries; they make maps, take photographs, draw blueprints, build models, make videotapes, and write oral histories. The focus is on building problem-solving abilities, learning teamwork and communication skills, conducting projects that are useful to the community, and learning about a variety of tools and media. The modules in this package cover these aspects of the CityWorks course: introduction to CityWorks and the skills that will be developed, walk around the block, exploratory projects, and community development. Modules include content outlines, projects, informative handouts, and worksheets. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Rindge School of Technical Arts, Cambridge, MA.