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ERIC Number: ED010077
Record Type: RIE
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LIFE CAREER GAME, PLAYER'S MANUAL.
SHIRTS, R. GARRY
THIS REPORT PRESENTS A MODIFIED (SIXTH-GRADE) VERSION OF THE "LIFE CAREER GAME," DEVELOPED PREVIOUSLY FOR HIGH SCHOOL USE BY MRS. SARANE BOOCOCK OF JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY. INCLUDED ARE MANUALS FOR TEACHER AND PUPIL (SHOWING HOW TO ORGANIZE, SUPERVISE, AND PLAY THE GAME) AS WELL AS THE GAME MATERIAL ITSELF. THE GAME IS AN ACTIVITY WHICH REQUIRES PUPILS TO SIMULATE MAKING SOME OF THE DECISIONS A PERSON WOULD MAKE AS HE PROGRESSES THROUGH SCHOOL, PREPARES FOR A JOB, AND ENTERS MARRIAGE AND FAMILY LIFE. THE PURPOSES OF THE GAME ARE TO GIVE PUPILS SOME UNDERSTANDING OF EDUCATIONAL AND CAREER CHOICES, PROVIDE EXPERIENCES IN PLANNING FOR THEIR OWN FUTURE, AND PROVOKE THOUGHT ABOUT THE NATURE OF THE "GOOD LIFE." THE GAME IS PRESENTED AS A SUPPLEMENT TO THE FINAL REPORT OF OEG-HRD-131-65, ACCESSION NUMBER ED010 076, ENTITLED "CAREER SIMULATION FOR SIXTH-GRADE PUPILS." (JH)
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Authoring Institution: San Diego County Dept. of Education, CA.
Identifiers: Johns Hopkins University MD; LIFE CAREER GAME