Industrial arts curriculum project for the Thomas Butcher Children's School of Kansas Teachers College, Emporia, Kansas

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dc.contributor.advisor Kirkwood, James J. en_US Ashbaugh, Norman Ray, 1911- en_US
dc.contributor.other Kansas State Teachers College of Emporia. Thomas Butcher Children's School. en_US
dc.coverage.spatial n-us-ks en_US 2011-06-03T19:22:40Z 2011-06-03T19:22:40Z 1972 en_US 1972
dc.identifier LD2489.Z66 1972 .A84 en_US
dc.description.abstract This study was concerned with developing an innovative program for the Thomas Butcher Children's School of Kansas State Teachers College, Emporia, Kansas.A survey was made of the known innovative programs, with an in-depth comparison of similarities and dissimilarities of the three most notorious programs: The Industrial Arts Curriculum Project, The American Industries Project, and The Maryland Plan, and of the three most recent books directed toward elementary industrial arts: Teaching Elementary Industrial Art, Teaching Children About Technology, and Elementary School Industrial Arts, relative to rationale, objectives, and structure.The suggested program began with a definition of Industrial Arts for elementary education, followed by the rationale, objectives and structure. Communications was to receive the major emphasis at the Kindergarten level; transportation at the first grade level; shelter at the second grade level; clothing at the third and fourth grade level; and foods at the fifth and sixth grade level, although each could not be limited to any one grade level. Units under each category were followed by room preparation, minimal tool list, and material media suggestions. en_US
dc.format.extent iv, 63 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm. en_US
dc.source Virtual Press en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Industrial arts -- Study and teaching (Elementary) en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Technical education -- Curricula. en_US
dc.title Industrial arts curriculum project for the Thomas Butcher Children's School of Kansas Teachers College, Emporia, Kansas en_US Thesis (Ed. S.) en_US
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