ERIC Number: ED250565
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Marriage and Family Life. Vocational Home Economics.
These course materials, designed to be used with students in the 11th and 12th grades and for adult students, are intended to provide basic knowledge of family life and adult living. The one-semester home economics course focuses on basic marriage and family skills, life choices, parenthood, and family changes. The guide contains 4 sections and 10 units of instruction. Each unit includes some or all of eight basic components: performance objectives, suggested activities for the teacher, information sheets, assignment sheets, job sheets, transparency masters, tests, and answers to tests and assignment sheets. All of the unit components focus on measurable and observable learning outcomes. Units of instruction are designed for use in more than one lesson or class period. The following topics are covered in this course: basic marriage and family skills (including communications and personal decisions), life choices, parenthood (single parenting and parenting skills), and family changes (family life, crisis management, divorce, aging, and death and dying. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Aging Education, Aging (Individuals), Behavioral Objectives, Classroom Techniques, Communication Skills, Course Content, Death, Decision Making Skills, Divorce, Family Life, Family Problems, Family (Sociological Unit), Grief, High Schools, Home Economics, Interpersonal Relationship, Learning Activities, Marriage, Mate Selection, One Parent Family, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Responsibility, Parent Role, Parenthood Education, Postsecondary Education, Teaching Methods, Transparencies, Units of Study
Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center, Oklahoma State Board of Vocational and Technical Education, 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074 (Teacher edition--$20.75; Student edition--$15.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Board of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
Note: Document is printed on colored paper.