ERIC Number: ED434852
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
India: A Performance Based Unit. Fulbright-Hays Summer Seminars Abroad, 1998 (India).
Wheeler, Sharon L.
This unit of study aims to help students in grades 9-12 experience the history, culture, religion, and literature of India by emphasizing active participation in the diverse art forms indigenous to India and those that are shared by India and the United States. Components of study in the unit are: The "Ramayana"; Indian Classical Dance; The "Mahabharata"; and Indian Shadow Puppetry. The unit enumerates seven educational goals for students and lists nine competencies that students should show after completion of activities. Each component in the unit lists materials needed and specific student activities. The unit is illustrated with color photographs. (BT)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Center for International Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: United States Educational Foundation in India.
Identifiers - Location: India