ERIC Number: ED463228
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
U.S. History 2. Course of Study.
Idaho State Dept. of Education, Boise.
Inquiring into families, communities, states, nations, and various peoples of the world through history engages students in the aspirations, struggles, accomplishments, and failures of real people in various aspects of their lives. The ultimate goal of social studies in Idaho is to develop the civic competence and civic participation of Idaho's youth, the citizens of today and tomorrow. Just as in the U.S. History 1 Idaho course of study, in U.S. History 2, each instructional block is built upon the supporting Idaho Achievement Standards. Following an introduction, guide is divided into four blocks: (1) "The Nation Transformed:; (2) "Flappers, Failure and Flyers"; (3) "Change and Turmoil"; and (4) "Modern America." Blocks 1 through 3 contain: "Goal and Objectives"; "Idaho Achievement Standards"; "Suggested Activities"; and "Suggested Materials". Block 4 contains: "Goal and Objectives"; "Idaho Achievement Standards"; and "Suggested Activities." Appended are the Idaho Achievement Standards. (BT)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Class Activities, Course Content, History Instruction, Learning Activities, Public Schools, Secondary Education, Social Studies, State Standards, Student Educational Objectives, United States History
Idaho Department of Education, Len B. Jordan Office Building, 650 West State Street, P.O. Box 83720, Boise, ID 83720-0027. Tel: 208-332-6800; Fax: 208-334-2228. For full text: http://www.sde.state.id.us/admin/coursesofstudy.htm.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Idaho State Dept. of Education, Boise.
Identifiers - Location: Idaho