ERIC Number: ED484717
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004
Kids in Action: A Guide for Involving Elementary Students in Civic Participation. K-5 Social Studies. Fall 2004
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
The purpose of this document is to provide information and recommendations for involving elementary students in civic participation. This document suggests activities and resources teachers can use in the classroom to involve their students in civic duties. There is also a section on tips for parents to help develop effective citizens. A list of civic organizations and their contact information is provided as a resource.
Descriptors: Citizen Participation, Civics, Citizenship Education, Elementary Education, Elementary School Students, Student Participation, Elementary School Teachers, Social Studies, Teacher Participation
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, 301 N. Wilmington Street, Raleigh, NC 27601-2825. Web site: http://www.ncpublicschools.org.
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: Elementary Education
Audience: Parents; Teachers
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh.