ERIC Number: ED477746
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Kansas State Capitol Guide for Young People. Curriculum Packet for Teachers of Grades 4-7.
Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka.; Kansas State Dept. of Education, Topeka.
This curriculum packet is about the Kansas state capitol. The packet contains six graphic organizers for students to complete. The packets are divided into three sections (with their accompanying graphic organizers): (1) "Symbolism of the Kansas Capitol Dome Statue" (Who Are the Kansa?; Finding Your Way; Say It Again); (2) "Topping the Dome: Selecting a Symbol" (What Are They Saying?; What's on Top?); and (3) "Names as Symbols" (Native American Place Names). For each section, the teacher is provided with a main point and background information for the lesson. Answers for the graphic organizers, when necessary, are provided. (BT)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Guides, Historic Sites, Social Studies, State Government, State History
Kansas State Historical Society, 6425 S.W. 6th Avenue, Topeka, KS 66615. Tel: 785-272-8681; Fax: 785-272-8682; Web site: http://www.kshs.org/. For full text: http://www.kshs.org/teachers/classroom/capitolguide.htm.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka.; Kansas State Dept. of Education, Topeka.
Identifiers - Location: Kansas