ERIC Number: ED120513
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jan-1
Reference Count: 0
Construction Cluster Volume II [Masonry Work].
Pennsylvania State Dept. of Justice, Harrisburg. Bureau of Correction.
The document is the second of a series, to be integrated with a G.E.D. program, containing instructional materials at the basic skills level for the construction cluster. The volume focuses on masonry and consists of 20 instructional units which require a month of study. The units include: (1) historical aspects of masonry work and occupational information; (2) materials used; (3) masonry tools and equipment; (4) basic blueprint reading; (5) forming and pouring concrete footings; (6) concrete masonry typical construction practices; (7) bricklaying; (8) basic brick bonds; (9) rowlock, soldier, and lintelwork; (10) brick veneer work; (11) practice in laying the 8" American bond wall; (12) scaffold erection and construction; (13) and (14) special bonds used in bricklaying; (15) construction of brick and concrete block piers, pilasters, and chases; (16) building arches; (17) cleaning, treating, and painting masonry work; (18) constructing chimneys; (19) constructing foundations, trimmer arches, and hearths for fireplaces; and (20) fireplace work. Each unit includes the following information for the teacher: aim, instructional aids, equipment, primary references, introduction and motivation, a presentation of integrated concepts, application, evaluation criteria guidelines, summary, suggested time and sequence listing, and supplemental references and resource materials. A bibliography is included. (EC)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Dept. of Justice, Harrisburg. Bureau of Correction.
Note: For others in the series, see CE 006 818-822