ERIC Number: ED218519
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Shopping. An Adult Competency Education Learning Module.
This instructional unit on shopping is one of six Adult Competency Education Learning Modules designed for use in a program of competency-based instruction for students with reading levels of 4.0-7.5. It is self-contained and designed for immediate classroom use. Each module is a complete instructional package, including Adult Performance Level objectives, curriculum outline, pre/posttest with answer key, lesson plans, teacher and student activities, skill documentation, informational materials, and worksheets. A developmental math curriculum is incorporated into the module. To facilitate use of the modules in a math program, all math worksheets are presented at four varying levels of ability. A key to the math worksheet levels is provided. The nine lessons in this module cover these topics: Introduction, Figuring Prices, Price Per Serving, How Do You Rate as a Careful Shopper?, Open Dating, Labels, Unit Pricing, Computerizing Supermarket Check-Out, and Field Trip. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Behavioral Objectives, Competency Based Education, Consumer Economics, Consumer Education, Consumer Protection, Course Descriptions, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Lesson Plans, Mathematics Instruction, Merchandise Information, Money Management, Pretests Posttests, Purchasing
National Adult Education Clearinghouse, Montclair State College, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043 ($4.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New Jersey State Dept. of Education Trenton. Bureau of Adult, Continuing, Community Education.
Authoring Institution: Montclair State Coll., Upper Montclair, NJ. Resource Dissemination Center.
Identifiers: Adult Performance Level
Note: For related documents see CE 033 201-205.