ERIC Number: ED412151
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
A Kid Like Me Across the Sea: A Look into the World of a German Child. Update, 1995. Social Studies Grades 3-4. 2nd Revised Edition.
Blankenship, Glen; Muller, Martina, Ed.
This packet is a primary/elementary instructional package targeted at grades 3-4. The four lessons address physical and cultural geography, basic needs, community services and community helpers, transportation and communication, and political symbols. The materials focus on a comparative U.S./German perspective. The lessons include: (1) "Germany in the World"; (2) "The People of Germany"; (3) "Neighborhoods and Communities in Germany"; and (4) "Political and Cultural Symbols of Germany." Numerous activities accompany each lesson with handouts and transparencies for use. There are 48 transparencies in this packet correlated to the four lessons. (EH)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Civics, Cultural Education, Culture, Elementary Education, Foreign Countries, Geographic Concepts, Geography Instruction, Grade 3, Grade 4, Human Geography, Maps, Multicultural Education, Physical Geography, Social Studies, Teaching Guides, World Geography, World History
Goethe House New York, German Cultural Center, 1014 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028, phone: 212-439-8700.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Inter Nationes, Bonn (Germany).; Goethe House, New York, NY.
Identifiers - Location: Germany