ERIC Number: ED107817
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Career Awareness: Grade 2.
Boise City Independent School District, ID.
A broad educational background is necessary to meet ever changing occupational fields, and career education is an approach incorporating career information within the regular school curriculum. For the elementary level, career awareness is the main thrust in this program to integrate students and community. The format for grade two, performance objectives and criterion test rationale, and major objectives are contained in the introduction. The teacher aids section provides suggestions for group and individual activities, and the guidance component includes six activities planned as a guidance kit directed toward self-understanding and emotional maturity. The career units cover six occupational clusters: 10 introductory activities; 30 activities in business and sales occupations (office workers, retail store workers, food service workers); 27 activities in communications (radio, television, publications, telephone, mail, conclusion); 42 activities in farming and food service occupations (dairy, bakery, produce, meat and eggs, conclusion); 34 activities in law enforcement and government employees (introduction, police, judicial system, fire protection, military, conclusion); 24 activities in the building trades (architecture, carpenter, plumber, electrician, mason, conclusion); and 44 activities in transportation (air, rail, water, motor, conclusion). Each occupations unit is introduced by major objectives, concepts, and suggested resources. (JB)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Boise City Independent School District, ID.
Note: For related documents, see CE 003 916-922; Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document