Instant Access to the Journals you Need

starting at just $19.99 per month.

Start Your Free Trial

Examples of Progressive Curriculum Prac Tices in Junior High School

Examples of Progressive Curriculum Prac Tices in Junior High School

Abstract

Examples of Progressive Curriculum Prac Tices in Junior High School SAGE Publications, Inc.1927DOI: 10.1177/019263652701101519 Helen Watson Pierce LOS ANGELES, CALIF In selecting examples to illustrate current curriculum practices, an effort has been made to choose a variety of types. I. Meeting individual needs of children by adapting content and pupil activities to: A. Homogeneous groups in general. B. Community variations. C. A course in English. D. A group of adolescent boys in music. II. Special study made of mathematics and pupil experiences, in order to choose a textbook. III. Special study made to determine how content and pupil experiences can be most effectively used under the supervised or directed study plan. I A. In the days when schools were organized with heterogeneous groups, one curriculum for each subject seemed to suffice. A wise teacher gave special help to the slow pupil and gave the quick pupil something extra to do. Often the weak fell by the wayside and the bright one found mischief. To-day when homogeneous grouping is becoming the custom, the use of the same materials and pupil activities for all groups is not consistent with the underlying philosophy of ability groupings. The example that I wish
Loading next page...
 
/lp/sage/examples-of-progressive-curriculum-prac-tices-in-junior-high-school-7AFar00jKB

You're reading a free preview. Subscribe to read or print the entire article.

And millions more from thousands of peer-reviewed journals, starting at just $19.99/month.

Start Your Free Trial

What content is in DeepDyve?

  • Read and share from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from Springer, Elsevier, Nature, IEEE, Wiley-Blackwell and more.
  • All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

Rent Scholarly Articles?

  • Read the full article in your browser.
  • Each month you can print 20 pages for free.
  • Access all of your rentals from the cloud anywhere you have an internet connection.
  • Beautiful reading experience – Full charts and figures, just like the PDF.
  • Read as much as you'd like - whenever you'd like.

Happy Users

“In one word renting from DeepDyve is FANTASTIC!!! ... 99% of the time I only need access to an article for a month or so, so renting the articles is perfect for me.”

Adam S.

“Thanks for a great service! For an unaffiliated science blogger like myself this is like a dream come true.”

Seppo P.

“Hi guys, I cannot tell you how much I love this resource. Incredible. I really believe you've hit the nail on the head with this site in regards to solving the research-purchase issue.”

Daniel C.

“Let me seize this opportunity and congratulate you on the service you are rendering to the scientific community.”

Joao B.