ERIC Number: ED106596
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: N/A
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Career Education Program: Geneva Area City Schools. [Grade 2 Units: Postal Services, Our Homes, Clothing, Community Helpers, and Custodians In Our Lives].
Geneva Area City Schools, OH.
Five curriculum units for the second grade level focus on: (1) clothing producers and suppliers, and the clothing industry; (2) postal service workers and the postal system; (3) janitorial workers; (4) workers who build, furnish, and maintain homes and the housing industry; and (5) various community workers. Behavioral unit objectives emphasize increasing students' awareness of and appreciation for each unit's occupations and deepening students' understanding of various industries in which people work. A chart format is used to list suggested content questions; teaching techniques and learning activities; and, learning resources and materials. Culminating activities conclude each unit, followed by resource lists, for all except the unit on janitors, which include: children's books, teachers' books, encyclopedias, filmstrips, and study prints. The community workers unit includes the following occupations: police officers, fire fighters, bakers, grocers, dairy deliverers, doctors, nurses, dentists, carpenters, mail deliverers, sanitation workers, and postal workers. (SD)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Geneva Area City Schools, OH.
Note: For related documents see CE 003 765-7 and CE 003 769-74