ERIC Number: ED107820
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Career Awareness: Grade 5.
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 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 five, performance objectives and criterion test rationale, and major objectives are included in the introduction. The teacher aids section provides suggestions for both group and individual activities, and the guidance component includes eight activities planned as a guidance kit directed towards self-understanding and awareness of interpersonal relations and independence. The career units cover seven occupational clusters: 10 introductory activities; 40 activities in construction occupations (architect, carpenter, electrician, plumber, bricklayer, cabinet maker, sheet metal worker); 24 activities in farming occupations (dairy farmer, rancher, farmer, butcher, and meat packer); 25 activities in health (dietitian, nurse, physician, pharmacist, and psychiatrist); 22 activities in industrial occupations (assembly line worker, machinist, welder, paper machine operator, and steel worker); seven activities for baker; five activities for fish hatchery manager; 13 activities for television, radio announcer, and television repairmen; 12 activities for airline employees; eight for soil conservationist; eight for meterologist; and six for tire industry worker. (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