ERIC Number: ED112020
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Elementary School Handbook: World of Work.
Dependents Schools (DOD), Washington, DC. Pacific Area.
The handbook's purpose is to unify elementary career education materials for administrators, teachers, counselors, and career education specialists in the Department of Defense Schools (Pacific Area). The first section of the document outlines and defines the program's concepts and objectives, occupational clusters, the roles of various school personnel, and community assistance in planning a program. The document provides learning activities for field trips; the general characteristics of five, seven, eight, ten, and eleven year olds with related behavioral objectives; and job cluster activities. Selected activities are presented for: (1) language arts; (2) social studies; (3) mathematics; (4) health; (5) environment; and (6) making puppets, role-playing, simulation, occupational mobiles, and general activities. The document concludes with a section entitled "Resources" describing the resource people and the media center, and providing 88 pages of lists of resource materials (books; materials and kits; occupational films, filmstrips, recordings, and songs; lists of additional audiovisual materials, addresses of producers and distributors, miscellaneous occupational aids, and sources for free materials). (BP)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dependents Schools (DOD), Washington, DC. Pacific Area.
Note: For secondary school handbook, see CE 004 768