ERIC Number: ED351098
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-May
Reference Count: N/A
TELS: Teaching Essential Life Skills.
Randolph Township Schools, NJ.
This guide was designed to provide classroom-level applications that can be utilized in the education of students in kindergarten through grade six. The purpose of the guide is to develop an educational process with a focus on technology education and problem solving skills that enhances the curriculum, instills in students an awareness of the importance of learning how to learn, and embraces the concept of lifelong learning. Section one of the guide outlines the Teaching Essential Life Skills (TELS) curriculum and the process of its development. Four appendices provide examples of problem solving models, a list of 90 references, a user evaluation form, and a taxonomy of educational objectives. Section two consists of 20 technology learning activities (TLAs) for students in kindergarten through second grade, while section three contains 27 TLAs for grades three through six. Section four, which focuses on career guidance and counseling, contains six general career guidance group activities, five career development group activities on gender equity, and individual career plan worksheets for each grade level. (MDM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New Jersey State Dept. of Education, Trenton. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Randolph Township Schools, NJ.
Identifiers: Blooms Taxonomy; New Jersey; Teaching Essential Life Skills NJ; Technology Education