ERIC Number: EJ554514
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Teaching about Rural LIfe through Literature-Based Thematic Units.
Bass, Jo Ann F.; Bass, Randall V.; Towery, Ronald W.
Rural Educator, v19 n2 p30-35 Win 1997
Outlines general steps in designing a literature-based thematic unit: selecting a theme, determining unit length, identifying concepts, locating resources, brainstorming and sequencing class activities, and planning for evaluation. Presents a planning chart and a sample unit for elementary grades developed around the theme of life in the rural South. Lists 20 children's books appropriate to this unit. (SV)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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