ERIC Number: ED107819
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Career Awareness: Grade 4.
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 introduction contains the format for grade four, performance objectives and criterion test rationale, and major objectives. The teacher aids section provides suggestions for activities, and the guidance component or kit includes six activities directed towards decision making and emotional stability. The career units cover eight occupational clusters: 10 introductory activities; 21 activities in theater (singer, musician, dance instructor, actor, stage, lighting crew); 31 activities in personal service (apparel industry worker, barber, cosmetologist, pet service care, tailor and dressmaker); 28 activities in professional occupations (historian, mosaic craftsman, painter, writer, poet); 26 activities in consumer and home-making occupations (furniture maker, interior decorator, purchasing agent, advertising agent); 25 activities in natural resources (lumber mill operator, forest worker, national park ranger, wildlife manager); 32 activities in public service (auto mechanic, truck/bus driver, postman, military careers); 22 in miscellaneous occupations (cereal industry worker, miner, travel agent, youth activities director); and eight activities for employment counseling. (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; Best copy available