ERIC Number: ED118737
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Career Education Social Studies: Units for Career Exploration in Sixth, Seventh or Eighth Grade.
The guide, designed for sixth, seventh, or eighth grade teachers and students presents five social studies instructional units for career exploration related to the occupational clusters transportation, communication, manufacturing, health, and business and office occupations. The units deal specifically with: land transportation as a social problem, communication media, locating a manufacturing facility, the public health official, and a career in management. Each unit is based on behavioral objectives which are stated as terminal objectives, dealing with the subject matter to be covered, and as specific objectives, dealing with the student performance necessary to reach the terminal objective. The other components of each unit are: list of suggested activities for instructor and student, reference list, information sheets outlining the content of the unit and a brief description of jobs related to the unit, assignment sheets providing specific written activities and creative projects, answers to assignment sheets, a unit test, and answers to the test. Some units also contain transparency masters or student hand-out sheets. Instructions for using the guide and forms and guidelines for field trips, interviews, and resource people are included. (MS)
Descriptors: Administration, Career Education, Career Exploration, Course Content, Educational Objectives, Instructional Materials, Integrated Curriculum, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Learning Activities, Manufacturing, Mass Media, Occupational Clusters, Public Health, Site Selection, Social Studies, Teaching Guides, Transportation, Unit Plan, Units of Study
Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, 1515 West Sixth, Stillwater, Oklahoma 74074 ($3.25)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
Note: For related document, see CE 005 188