ERIC Number: ED197110
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Aug-13
Reference Count: 0
Living, Being, Eating: Decisions We Make.
Georgia State Dept. of Education, Atlanta. Office of Vocational Education.
Developed for use in the Youth Development Center of Georgia, these fifteen lessons respond to a need for nutrition education and training. Lesson titles are (1) Pre-Test and Brainstorming Exercises; (2) Moods and Emotions; (3) Reasons (rational vs. emotional thinking); (4) Two Sides of an Issue (rational, emotional, and combination thinking; consideration of other opinions); (5) Alternatives (brainstorming in decision-making process); (6) Foods as Alternatives; (7) Information and Risks (information gathering to avoid risk taking); (8) Food; (9) Are you a Risk Taker? (values as a component of decision-making); (10) What is a Critical Decision? (role of clarifying values in good decision making); (11) The Decision is Whether or Not to Decide (decision-making model use with nutrition-related decision); (12) The Story of Missed Critical Decisions (decision-making model use in life-planning situation); (13) Living on Your Own, Being on Your Own, Eating on Your Own (budgeting); (14) Options: A Decision-Making Game (decision-making model use regarding post-release plans); and (15) Trying Out Skills (role playing in after-care and nutrition situations). Each lesson follows this format: objective, materials, teacher introduction, outline with exercises/activities, student activity sheets, and some visual aids. (YLB)
Descriptors: Budgeting, Correctional Institutions, Decision Making, Decision Making Skills, Delinquency, Delinquent Rehabilitation, Elementary Secondary Education, Food, Foods Instruction, Goal Orientation, Learning Activities, Models, Nutrition, Nutrition Instruction, Objectives, Planning, Postsecondary Education, Role Playing, Values, Values Clarification
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Georgia State Dept. of Human Resources, Atlanta.
Authoring Institution: Georgia State Dept. of Education, Atlanta. Office of Vocational Education.
Identifiers: Youth Development Centers