ERIC Number: ED024178
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: 0
Homemaking for the Educable Mentally Retarded Girl; In-Service Training Materials for Teachers of the Educable Mentally Retarded.
Meyen, Edward L.; Carr, Donald L.
Designed for use with educable mentally handicapped girls, the guide stresses the importance of certain homemaking areas. They include grooming and personality, home management, foods and nutrition, clothing, and child care. For each area, an outline of suggested content is provided, specifying sub-units, general objectives, and activities. Sample lessons, additional resource materials, and a list of films and filmstrips are also included for each area. Sixty-one references and additional general resources are listed. Forms are provided for teacher evaluation of the guide. (LE)
Descriptors: Child Care, Clothing Instruction, Consumer Education, Curriculum, Curriculum Guides, Exceptional Child Education, Foods Instruction, Home Economics, Hygiene, Instructional Materials, Mental Retardation, Mild Mental Retardation, Money Management, Nutrition, Personality, Self Care Skills, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Iowa Univ., Iowa City. Special Education Curriculum Development Center.