Iowa Curriculum Guides, 1915-1990  

Collection Overview

Title: Iowa Curriculum Guides, 1915-1990  

Record Series: 00/31/02

Creator: Various

Date: 1915-1990

Extent: 1.668 linear feet, 4 boxes

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: This material is entirely in English.

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Preferred Citation: [Identification of item] in the Iowa Curriculum Guides collection, 1915-1990, Archives Record Series 00/31/02, [box and folder number], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

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Scope and Content

This collection contains curriculum guides for elementary and secondary schools.


Box 1

Folder 1: Outlines in Manual Training Course in Woodwork, 1915.

Folder 2: Course in American Citizenship in the Grades, 1921.

Folder 3: Library Manual for the Public Schools of Iowa, 1927.  

Folder 4: Courses of Study for High Schools: Chemistry, 1930.  

Folder 5: Courses of Study for High Schools: Industrial Arts, 1930.  

Folder 6: Remedial Exercises for Reading and Study in High School Subjects, 1931.  

Folder 7: Courses of Study for High Schools: English,1932.  

Folder 8: Courses of Study for High Schools:  Home Economics, 1932.

Folder 9: Two Hundred Topics in Iowa History, 1932.

Folder 10: Elementary Teachers Handbook: Reading, 1943.

Folder 11: Iowa Elementary Teachers Handbook: Spelling and Handwriting, 1943.

Folder 12: Iowa Elementary Teachers Handbook: Oral and Written Language, 1944. 

Folder 13: Iowa Elementary Teachers Handbook: Social Studies, 1944. 2 c.

Folder 14: Iowa Program of Physical Education for Boys, 1945.

Folder 15: Progress Report of the Iowa Home Economics Curriculum Program, 1945. 

Folder 16: Iowa Elementary Teachers Handbook: The Teaching of Conservation, 1949.  

Folder 17: Issues Concerning the Secondary School Curriculum, 1945   2 c.

Folder 18: A Plan of Health Education for the Rural and Elementary Schools of Iowa, 1946.

Box 2

Folder 1: The Iowa Course of Study for Elementary Schools, 1928.

Folder 2: Iowa Industrial Arts Handbook, 1941

Folder 3: Iowa Elementary Teachers Handbook:  Science and Nature Study, 1943.

Folder 4: A Proposed Design for Secondary Education in Iowa, 1947.   2 c.

Folder 6: The Vocabulary Overlap of Twenty-four Preprimers, 1947.

Folder 7: Communications Series: English, Grades 9-10, 1948.

Folder 8: Communication Series: English, Grades 11-12,1948  2 c. 

Folder 9: Iowa Elementary Teachers Handbook: Elementary Literature, 1948   2 c. 

Folder 10: Physical Education for Girls: Secondary Schools, 1948.  

Folder 11: Practical Arts: General Agriculture, 1948.  

Folder 12: Iowa Secondary School Cooperative Curriculum: Mathematics Series, 1949. 

Folder 13: Industrial Arts for Secondary Schools, 1948.

Box 3

Folder 1: Communications Series: Speech, Secondary Schools, 1949.  

Folder 2: Art: Secondary Schools. Iowa Secondary School Cooperative Curriculum Program Volume XIII. 1949.

Folder 3: Preparing Elementary Pupils for the Era of Atomic Energy, 1950. 3 copies

Folder 4: The Atom and You: A Unit for Secondary Schools, 1950.  2 copies

Folder 5: Iowa Citizens Investigate the Atom, 1952.

Folder 6: Iowa Plan for Atomic Energy Education, 1950.

Folder 7: Chemistry and Physics for Secondary Schools, 1950. 

Folder 8: The Student Activity Handbook for Secondary Schools, 1950.

Folder 9: Mathematics Curriculum, 1950.

Folder 10: Social Studies Series: The Development of World Civilization, Grade 9; The World Community, Grade 10, 1950.

Folder 11: Business Education, Secondary Schools, 1950.

Folder 12: How's Your Health: Department of Health and Physical Education, 1951.

Folder 13: Art for Iowa's Children: Iowa Elementary Teachers handbook. Volume XV, Grades 1 - 8.1952.

Folder 14: Scientific and Social Aspects of Atomic Energy: a source book for general use in colleges. Volume IV.  1952.   2 copies.

Folder 15: Iowa Citizens Investigate the Atom: a handbook for adult education in atomic energy. Volume V. 1952. 2 copies

Folder 16: Iowa Elementary Teachers Handbook Volume VIII: Arithmetic, 1954.

Folder 17: Resource Ideas for Planning Classroom Programs, 1955.

Folder 18: Strengthening Human Values in Our Schools, 1955.

Folder 19: Music Bulletin for Elementary Classroom Teachers, 1955

Folder 20: Industrial Arts for Iowa Schools, 1969.

Folder 21: The Iowa Guide for Curriculum Improvement in Industrial Arts, K-12, 1975.

Folder 22: Driver Education for Iowa Schools, 1965.

Box 4

Folder 1: Education for Business in Iowa, 1983.

Folder 2: A Guide to Developing Higher Order Thinking Across the Curriculum, 1989.

Folder 3: Human Growth and Development, 1989.

Folder 4: A Guide to Developing Multicultural, Nonsexist Education Across the Curriculum, 1989.

Folder 5: A Guide to Developing Communication Across the Curriculum, 1989.

Folder 6: A Guide to Developing Learning Across the Curriculum, 1990.

Processing Information

Last modified: August 27, 2013 (GP). Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, October 2017 and February 2018. Linear Feet updated August 7, 2017.

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