ERIC Number: ED107823
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Career Activities in Social Science: Grades 7, 8, 9.
Boise City Independent School District, ID.
The career activities guide in social science, part of an Idaho State Department of Vocational Education career exploration series for grades 7, 8, and 9, is designed as supplementary material to enrich the regular curriculum. Any one activity in the guide might be used without involving any other activities. The cross-referenced index indicates grades, subject, career cluster, occupation, and, in most instances, subject concept. Performance objectives, activity situation and steps, materials, and special recommendations are outlined for the various job titles. Career clusters included are: home economics and consumer; industrial arts; arts, crafts, and humanities; business occupations; communications and media; hospitality and recreation; environmental control; personal service; manufacturing; transportation; health occupations; public service; agriculture and nautral resources; marine science; marketing and distribution; construction; and miscellaneous activities. Subject concepts involve various aspects of social science such as prediction processes, advertising, cultural variations, map use, historical changes and values, geographical knowledge, undersea study, technological advancement, industrial trends, leisure, creation of new careers, adaptation to change, interrelationships of occupations, and changes of occupational requirements. (EA)
Descriptors: Career Awareness, Career Education, Career Exploration, Careers, Class Activities, Curriculum Enrichment, Curriculum Guides, Educational Objectives, Employment, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Junior High Schools, Occupational Clusters, Occupational Information, Resource Materials, Social Studies, Units of Study
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Idaho State Dept. of Education, Boise.
Authoring Institution: Boise City Independent School District, ID.
Note: For related documents, see CE 003 923 and CE 003 925-6