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Dawson, Joan Smithey – 1978
This booklet is designed to give teachers resource information about the humane treatment of and care for animals. The topics are presented as springboards for discussion and class activity. Topics include the care of dogs, cats, birds, horses, and fish; wildlife and ecological relationships; and careers with animals. Illustrations on some pages…
Descriptors: Animal Facilities, Biology, Ecology, Elementary Secondary Education
Borozne, Joseph, Ed.; And Others – 1977
The prevention of injuries and control of hazards in aquatic activities is outlined. Discussions include the causes and prevention of aquatic accidents, aquatic safety in the basic instructional program, the design of public swimming facilities, and safety considerations in pool operation and administration. A chapter is devoted to each of the…
Descriptors: Accident Prevention, Safety, Swimming, Swimming Pools
Eastern Illinois Univ., Charleston. Occupational Education. – 1977
The third of a three-volume set, this handbook provides direction to teachers of grades 7 and 8 for integrating occupational information with the academic subjects of social studies, language arts, mathematics, and science. Following a section on bulletin board ideas, separate subject sections present teacher and student directed activities which…
Descriptors: Bulletin Boards, Career Awareness, Career Education, Elementary Education
Eastern Illinois Univ., Charleston. Occupational Education. – 1977
The second of a three-volume set, this handbook provides direction to teachers of grades 4-6 for integrating occupational information with the academic subjects of social studies, language arts, mathematics, and science. Following a section on bulletin board ideas, separate subject sections present teacher and student directed activities which…
Descriptors: Bulletin Boards, Career Awareness, Career Education, Elementary Education
Eastern Illinois Univ., Charleston. Occupational Education. – 1977
The first of a three-volume set, this handbook provides direction to K-3 educators for integrating occupational information with the academic subjects of social studies, language arts, mathematics, and science. Following a section on bulletin board ideas, separate subject sections present teacher and student directed activities which correspond…
Descriptors: Bulletin Boards, Career Awareness, Career Education, Elementary Education
American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC. – 1974
This document contains course outlines for a professional curriculum in aquatics at the college and university level, endorsed by the National Symposium on Professional Preparation in Aquatics Education. The proposed curriculum is divided into four areas of professional standards: (a) the physical educator, (b) the aquatics instructor, (c) the…
Descriptors: Administrator Education, Athletics, Boat Operators, Curriculum
Spanish Curricula Development Center, Miami Beach, FL. – 1975
Unit five of the social science strand for second graders expands the conceptual field of the child from the school to the community. This teacher's guide provides instructional and assessment activities for kits 17-20. Focus, materials and objective for each activity are given in Spanish and English, with teacher instructions in Spanish only.…
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, Conflict, Conflict Resolution, Culture Conflict
Spitze, Hazel Taylor; Griggs, Mildred Barnes – 1976
This publication offers suggestions to any teacher in the field of education. It is not intended to answer all questions regarding evaluation, but rather to serve as a springboard toward stimulating new ideas and encouraging teachers to experiment with new methods of evaluation. Three classifications are used to show the varied methods of…
Descriptors: Educational Testing, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluation Methods, Grading
Bennett, Kay; And Others – 1976
A unit is described in which fourth and eighth graders in Peoria, Illinois, gained understanding of the world through careful and critical reading of their local daily newspaper. The focus was on news about local international involvement. The teachers who developed the unit believe that study of local newspapers enriches information about the…
Descriptors: Community, Current Events, Elementary Secondary Education, Global Approach
Hainer, Emma Violand; And Others – 1990
Strategies and lessons are reported that were developed by a team researching learning styles of language minority students. The research incorporated work done in the Arlington County, Virginia program, English for Speakers of Other Languages--High Intensity Language Training (ESOL-HILT). The Arlington instructional model for LEP students has…
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Cognitive Style, Elementary Secondary Education, English (Second Language)
Putnam, Mary J. – 1970
Recently those in the teaching profession have begun to realize the importance of listening skills. Of the 4 areas of language arts, listening is the primary skill. Phonics and listening are related in that there is a significant relationship between the child's ability to discriminate between letter sounds and his ability to listen. The child…
Descriptors: Auditory Discrimination, Auditory Training, Educational Objectives, Educationally Disadvantaged
Lipman, Matthew; Sharp, Ann Margaret – 1975
This booklet introduces elementary school teachers to the methodology, climate, aims, and objectives necessary for the teaching of philosophical thinking to grade schoolers. The methodology casts the teacher as a facilitator whose primary task is stimulating children to reason about their own problems. The discussion process with hints and guides…
Descriptors: Abstract Reasoning, Classroom Environment, Educational Strategies, Elementary Education
White Hawk, Sharon, Ed. – 1976
Simple black and white illustrations portray one occupation for each of 15 career clusters. Directed toward the Indian student and showing Indians at work in the occupations depicted, the illustrations are intended to create an awareness, understanding, and motivation for Indian students to become involved in work, both on and off the reservation.…
Descriptors: American Indian Education, American Indians, Career Awareness, Career Education