ERIC Number: ED473431
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Cultural Reflections: Work, Politics, and Daily Life in Germany. Social Studies Grades 9-12. Update 2002.
Blankenship, Glen; Tinkler, D. William
This instructional package, consisting of a text and 16 transparencies, is designed for the high school classroom. The three lessons in this instructional package are: (1) "The German Worker" (six activities); (2) "Government in Germany" (seven activities); and (3) "Culture and Daily Life in Germany" (six activities). Student activities focus on comparative economic systems, worker training and apprenticeship programs, structure of government (including case studies of the health care system and the federal budget), the role of the press in Germany, and leisure activities. Each lesson states educational objectives; lists materials and resources; provides background information; and presents activities. (BT)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Cultural Context, Foreign Countries, Government (Administrative Body), High Schools, Human Geography, Labor Force, Recreational Activities, Social Studies
Goethe House New York, German Cultural Center, 1014 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028. Tel: 212-439-8700; Fax: 212-439-8705; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.goethe.de/uk/ney/deindex.htm.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Goethe House, New York, NY.; Inter Nationes, Bonn (Germany).
Identifiers - Location: Germany