ERIC Number: EJ433651
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Teaching about Our World Community: Guidelines and Resources.
Hoge, John Douglas; Allen, Rodney F.
Social Studies and the Young Learner, v3 n4 p19,28-32 Mar-Apr 1991
Offers guidelines for teaching about foreign countries in elementary school social studies lessons. Explains ways to determine content and goals, build background information, and locate instructional materials/community resources. Suggests activities for beginning, sustaining, and concluding units. Stresses importance of maintaining student interest and encouraging positive attitudes toward other countries. (CH)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Educational Resources, Elementary Education, Foreign Countries, Foreign Culture, Geography Instruction, Global Approach, Guidelines, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Social Studies, Student Attitudes, Student Educational Objectives, Teaching Methods, Units of Study, World Geography
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A