Date of Award
Master of Science in Education (MSEd)
Presents a social studies curriculum on families designed for six-year-olds in a New York City charter school. The author designed this curriculum using the "Modified Understanding by Design" format. This format requires the curriculum designer to structure the entire curriculum around a few carefully chosen learning standards. The two standards serving as the basis of this curriculum were selected from the New York State social studies standards for first grade.
Boltz, S. (2012). Understanding our families : a curriculum for six-year-olds. New York : Bank Street College of Education. https://educate.bankstreet.edu/independent-studies/146