ERIC Number: ED106614
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Elementary Career Education Guide, Volume 4: Beginning Cpmpetency.
Watertown Independent School District 1, SD.
Volume 4 of the six-volume articulated elementary education career guides deals with the beginning occupational competency level of career awareness and aims at developing student employable skills. The lessons in the volume are divided and color-coded by grade level (early childhood, primary levels 1-3, and intermediate levels 1-3 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. Learning activities focus on a beginning understanding of work skills. Representative unit titles include: "Discovering Apples," for early childhood; "Wheels That Help Us Work,""Making Rock Critters," and "Career Education Assists in Teaching Maps and Globes" for primary levels; and "Electrical Workers in the World of Work,""Simulating Weather Forecasting," and "Building a City" for intermediate levels. Altogether there are two lessons for early childhood, 10 for the primary levels, and 12 for the intermediate levels. (JR)
Descriptors: Career Awareness, Career Development, Career Education, Curriculum Guides, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Instructional Materials, Integrated Curriculum, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Occupational Clusters, Occupations, Primary Education, Resource Materials, Skill Development, 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