ERIC Number: ED461588
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Fine Arts Unit (Integrates with Culture, Drama, French, Geography, German, Japanese, Language, Music, Spanish, and Visual Arts).
Wilmette Public Schools, IL.
This packet was developed to demonstrate for Illinois educators the integration of fine arts with foreign languages and social studies. The model may be adapted for use by instructors of a variety of language, social studies, and fine arts courses. Following a descriptive overview of the fine arts, the packet includes: (1) "Introductory Lessons"; (2) "Unit of Study: Geography"; and (3) "Unit of Study: Culture of the Region." A resource section provides lists of books, music, and visuals and arts supply companies. Appendices include French, German, Japanese, and Spanish language information. (MM)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Art Education, Cultural Activities, Cultural Enrichment, Curriculum Design, Curriculum Development, Elementary Secondary Education, Fine Arts, Foreign Countries, French, Geography, German, Integrated Activities, Interdisciplinary Approach, Japanese, Second Languages, Social Studies, Spanish
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield. Div. of Secondary Education.
Authoring Institution: Wilmette Public Schools, IL.
Identifiers - Location: France; Germany; Illinois; Japan; Mexico