ERIC Number: ED450090
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Our Schools in Action: An Integrated Teacher Resource, Kindergarten-Grade 6.
Alberta Learning, Edmonton.
This document is designed to involve Alberta, Canada, students, teachers, and communities with the 8th IAAF World Championships in Athletics. It is intended to support implementation of the Alberta Programs of Study and to provide activities related to the concepts of the IAAF World Championships in athletics and school events. Student learning outcomes have been designed so that students will understand the 2001 IAAF World Championships in Athletics, including the events, the countries, and the people involved. The themes of global friendship, citizenship, wellbeing, and run, jump, and throw are integrated with student curricular outcomes. The K-6 integrated lessons provide many cross-curricular activities that have taken into consideration the four themes. The document's seven sections present: "Message From the CASS 2001 World Championships in Athletics Education Committee"; "Acknowledgements"; "Introduction" (purpose of the resource and how to use the resource); "Curriculum and Theme Grids"; "K-6 Integrated Lessons"; "IAAF World Championships in Athletics Backgrounder"; and "Glossary." (SM)
Descriptors: Athletics, Cultural Awareness, Elementary Education, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Interdisciplinary Approach, International Cooperation, Physical Education, Physical Fitness, Well Being
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Alberta Learning, Edmonton.
Identifiers - Location: Canada