ERIC Number: ED106613
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Elementary Career Education Guide, Volume 3: Economic Awareness.
Watertown Independent School District 1, SD.
Volume 3 of the six-volume articulated elementary education career guide deals with the economic awareness level of career awareness and aims at developing student economic understanding. The lessons in the volume are divided and color-coded by grade level (primary levels 2 and 3 and intermediate levels 1, 2, and 3 corresponding respectively with grades K-6), and are categorized by subject area and career cluster (12 clusters in all). Each lesson includes references, instructional objectives, input (procedures), output (activities), and evaluation. The consumer--homemaker cluster is emphasized. Representative unit titles include: "Department Store Real Life Experiences;""Consumers, Products, and Services;" and "A Play Store Becomes a Real Life Experience" for primary levels; and"Spelling Occupational Titles;""Understanding Production, Distribution, and Consumption;""Banking (A Mini Unit);" and "Some Workers Produce Goods, Others Produce Services, or Both" for intermediate levels. (JR)
Descriptors: Career Awareness, Career Education, Consumer Economics, Consumer Education, Curriculum Guides, Economics, Economics Education, Elementary Education, Enrichment Activities, Instructional Materials, Integrated Curriculum, Learning Activities, Monetary Systems, Money Management, Occupational Clusters, Occupations, Primary Education, Resource Materials, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Watertown Independent School District 1, SD.
Note: For related documents, see CE 003 781-787