ERIC Number: ED111976
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
The Worker's World: Fifth Grade.
The field tested fifth grade unit was designed to develop the learner's awareness of the components of the world of work, both individually and collectively through classroom simulations. The six lessons cover physical demands, physical demands and the world of work, environmental working conditions, working conditions and the world of work, physically hazardous working conditions, and the worker's world. An introduction for the instructor planning to teach the unit includes a unit content/strategy profile and a unit resource profile. The unit requires 10 hours and 35 minutes and includes large and small group activities. Each lesson is presented under the headings of: concept, performance objectives, new vocabulary introduced, resources required, instructor preparation tasks, instructional procedures (introduction, tasks, summary), assessment procedures and tools, and worksheets. An instructional strategy guide covering demonstrations, discussions, and questioning; supplementary activities for lesson 2 and a five-item bibliography are appended. (BP)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Arizona State Dept. of Education, Phoenix.