ERIC Number: ED464877
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
O'Connell, Libby Haight, Ed.
Idea Book for Educators, Spr 2002
The cable television channels A&E and the History Channel (and their Web sites) offer an array of creative ideas developed by teachers who understand teachers' busy schedules. This booklet provides supplementary content for A&E and History Channel programs along with correlation links to the national standards, grade level guidelines, discussion questions, activities, a vocabulary list, and resources listing Web sites and reading materials. The booklet is divided into two parts: A&E Teacher's Guides and the History Channel Teacher's Guides. The A&E Teacher's Guides consist of the following units: "Gorillas"; "Ape Man"; "Victoria and Albert"; and "Dizzy Gillespie." The History Channel Teacher's Guides consist of these units: "The World Trade Center"; "American Classics"; "Save Our History: Live from Jamestown"; and "Save Our History: USS Arizona." In addition, the booklet provides teaching ideas authored by classroom teachers. (BT)
Descriptors: Buildings, Curriculum Enrichment, Middle Schools, National Standards, Primates, Secondary Education, Teacher Developed Materials, United States History, Zoology
A&E Television Networks, Attn: Community Marketing, 235 East 45th Street, New York, NY 10017. Web site: http://www.aande.com/class/; Web site: http://www.historychannel.com/classroom/index.html.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: A&E Network, New York, NY.