ERIC Number: EJ538448
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
The Child's World: Geography around the Home. Pull-Out Feature 2.
Chicola, Nancy A.; English, Eleanor B.
Social Studies and the Young Learner, v9 n1 suppl p5-8 Sep-Oct 1996
Describes a series of learning activities that can be done at home using everyday household materials. The activities are designed to illustrate components of the Five Fundamental Themes of geography education to students in grades K-5. They all require organizing, analyzing, and interpreting geographic information. (MJP)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Environmental Education, Fundamental Concepts, Geography, Home Study, Instructional Materials, Interdisciplinary Approach, Learning Activities, Locational Skills (Social Studies), Maps, Material Culture, Nontraditional Education, Parents as Teachers, Social Studies, Spatial Ability
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A