ERIC Number: ED112001
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
[Junior High School Program.]
Wisconsin Univ. - Stout, Menomonie. Center for Vocational, Technical and Adult Education.
The document contains eight student directed and two teacher directed activity packages, and a proposed curriculum guide; all pertain to field objectives 1, 2, or 3 of the Wisconsin Guide to Local Curriculum Improvement in Industrial Education, K-12. Geared to the junior high level, the student packages are entitled: Repair of a Lamp Cord and Socket (outlining the procedure and equipment necessary to do the job); Power and Energy (defining power and how it is used to produce goods and services); Early Lumbering (exploring the development of the industry); What Is Property? (examining its influence on industry); How Does Management Affect Industry and Society? (discussing how industry functions in society); Human Resources (defining the manpower element of industry); and Mass Production Activities (diagraming and listing materials and procedures for building five puzzles). The teacher packages are: The Development of Communications, which outlines a class approach for the teacher emphasizing historical growth and which is supplemented by an audiovisual presentation, and Let's Make a Kite, which suggests problem solving, mass production, and individualized activities for the classroom teacher. A proposed curriculum, Metals Industries, outlines scope and sequence for each of four proposed units, including laboratory work, field trips, and a class enterprise. (LH)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Univ. - Stout, Menomonie. Center for Vocational, Technical and Adult Education.
Note: For related documents, see ED 097 538-552, CE 004 735-736, and CE 004 743-747; For the Wisconsin Guide to Local Curriculum Improvement in Industrial Education, see ED 092 799