ERIC Number: ED419767
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
El Salvador: Conflict and Change: A Secondary Curriculum.
Wilkens, Craig, Ed.
This curriculum emphasizes El Salvador's physical and human geography and involves students in active learning situations using critical and creative thinking skills. The seven lessons include: (1) "Why Study El Salvador?"; (2) "Where in the World Is El Salvador?"; (3) "Picturing El Salvador: Looking Beyond the Numbers"; (4) "Life and Land in El Salvador"; (5) "El Salvador: Negotiating Peace"; (6) "El Salvador: Decisions at Your Door"; and (7) "What's a Good Citizen To Do?" The extensive appendices offer numerous additional resources and teaching ideas. (EH)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Cultural Awareness, Foreign Countries, Geography, Global Education, Instructional Materials, Latin American Culture, Latin American History, Latin Americans, Mexicans, Multicultural Education, Secondary Education, Social Studies
Resource Center of the Americas, 317 17th Avenue, SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414; telephone: 612-627-9445.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Resource Center of the Americas, Minneapolis, MN.
Identifiers - Location: El Salvador