ERIC Number: ED199485
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Bilingual Skills Training Program. Meat Cutting. Module 3.0: Identifying and Cutting Meat and By-Products.
Northern New Mexico Community Coll., El Rito.
This module on identifying and cutting of meat and by-products is the third of three (CE 028 291-293) in the meat cutting course of a bilingual skills training program. The course is designed to furnish theoretical and laboratory experience in the cutting of beef, pork, poultry, lamb, and mutton. Module objectives are for students to develop trade-related Spanish/English vocabulary and to identify ways to determine meat freshness and tenderness; bone structures which determine names of cuts; primal and retail cuts of beef, veal, pork, lamb, mutton, and chicken; and edible and inedible by-products. Contents include list of module objectives; pretest; four sections on (1) meat appearance and bone structure, (2) primal meat cuts, (3) retail meat cuts, and (4) animal by-products; posttests; and English/Spanish vocabulary list. Each section is organized into this format: instructions, vocabulary, and concepts (statements or questions to direct reading) presented in English and Spanish; readings; and worksheets to evaluate comprehension of the trade-related reading material. Worksheets also cover these areas: vocabulary, definitions, word attack skills, writing skills, spelling, and application of terminology to the trade area. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Behavioral Objectives, Bilingual Education, Classification, Food Standards, Individualized Instruction, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Meat, Postsecondary Education, Pretests Posttests, Second Language Learning, Service Occupations, Spanish, Trade and Industrial Education, Vocabulary Development
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Northern New Mexico Community Coll., El Rito.
Identifiers: Meat Cutters
Note: For related documents see CE 028 291.