ERIC Number: ED056180
Record Type: RIE
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Observation of Children in a Home Economics Program.
Wood, Mildred Weigley
Intended for home economics teachers, teacher educators, and supervisors, this bulletin describes consideration in organizing and conducting a group activity in which preschool children participate and home economics students observe. Sections cover: (1) purposes and objectives of an observation experience, (2) determining space and equipment needs, (3) planning the daily schedule and program length, (4) determining age group and selecting children, (5) involving high school students in the group activities, (6) assembling age-appropriate toys and other play materials and providing for their storage, (7) selecting students and delineating their responsibilities and conduct, (8) providing profitable observation, and (9) closing and evaluating the observation experience. Several special children's activities and reference sources are appended. (SB)
Descriptors: Child Development, Educational Objectives, High School Students, Home Economics, Home Economics Education, Nursery Schools, Observation, Preschool Children
Arizona Association of Future Homemakers of America, 1333 W. Camelback Rd., Suite 111, Phoenix, Arizona 85013 ($1.12 - includes postage)
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Authoring Institution: Arizona State Dept. of Vocational Education, Phoenix.