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ERIC Number: ED201727
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Pages: 506
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Consumer Economics, Book I [and] Book II. DECIDE.
Huffman, Ruth E.; And Others
This module, Consumer Economics, is one of five from Project DECIDE, which was created to design, develop, write, and implement materials to provide adult basic education administrators, instructors, para-professionals, and other personnel with curriculum to accompany the Indiana Adult Basic Education Curriculum Guide, "Learning for Everyday Living." It contains 21 instructional packages, called Student Activity/Task Packets (SATs). Subjects of SATs in this module are money, weights and measures, sales and income tax, catalogs, consumer information, comparison shopping, packaging, advertising, restaurants, home furnishings, housing needs, car buying and maintenance, banking, credit, insurance, fraud, ecology, and mail and package delivery services. Each packet contains a teacher guide, a pre-post test and answer key, a student guide, student response booklet, instructional activities, and answer key. Each packet covers one or more related objectives. Other modules in the series include consumer economics, occupational knowledge, health, community resources, and government and law. (CT)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Indiana State Dept. of Public Instruction, Indianapolis. Div. of Adult and Community Education.; Wayne Township Metropolitan School District, Indianapolis, IN.
Identifiers: Learning for Everyday Living; Life Skills; Project DECIDE
Note: For related documents see CE 027 861-864 and ED 167 817.