ERIC Number: ED423199
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Geographic Perspectives: Content-Based Activities. Revised.
Hursh, Heidi; Schukar, Ron; Simmons, Barry Dean
This unit is designed for students in grades 7-12 and can be adapted for individual settings. The unit provides student-centered instruction in geography through content specific teaching strategies. The unit is divided into five sections with lessons in each section. Sections include: (1) "Basic Perspectives"; (2) "Cultural Perspectives"; (3) "Economic Perspectives"; (4) "Environmental Perspectives"; and (5) "Political Perspectives." A 26-item annotated bibliography concludes this unit. (EH)
Descriptors: Active Learning, Cultural Awareness, Culture, Economics, Environmental Education, Foreign Countries, Geographic Concepts, Geography, Geography Instruction, Global Education, Multicultural Education, Political Science, Secondary Education, Social Studies
Center for Teaching International Relations, University of Denver, 2201 South Gaylord St., Denver, CO 80208-0268 ($24.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Denver Univ., CO. Center for Teaching International Relations.