ERIC Number: ED107788
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Career Education in the Seventh Grade English Class. Career Development Project.
The three activities in the unit integrate career education into the English curriculum and provide seventh grade students with opportunities to explore specific occupations, to indicate their vocational interests, to learn the procedures for job application, and to be aware of opportunities related to English language interests or aptitudes. Lessons are organized around goal, performance objective, activities, and outcome measures. Activities include: writing assignments; viewing films; delivering oral reports; using reference materials (a list of reference materials available in the Hanley Library is provided); completing job application forms; obtaining speakers; and investigating careers in journalism, television and radio, theater, advertising, communications, writing, and publishing. (JB)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Career Development, Career Education, Career Opportunities, Career Planning, Communications, Curriculum Guides, English, English Curriculum, Grade 7, Integrated Curriculum, Journalism, Junior High Schools, Learning Activities, Library Collections, Mass Media, Occupations, Publicize, Publishing Industry, Writing (Composition)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: University City School District, MO.
Note: For related documents, see CE 003 801-7, and CE 003 862-74