ERIC Number: ED122025
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
The Family Budget: Home Economics Educators Packages.
The learning package is intended for students in grades 9-12, and may also be used with junior high school students. Prepared for independent study use in consumer education courses, the package gears learning activities around a list of specific resource materials. A teacher's section outlines: statement of idea, learning objectives, instructional approach, identification of learners, and a bibliography of seven resource materials used. An evaluative pretest, pretest key, and posttest are presented. The section for student use includes: a pretest; eight learning objectives; and four lessons, each with constitutent (topic), objectives, instructions, learning activities, and a self-test, with answer key. A student evaluation form is included. It is stated that for the consumer-student to realize that every family must set its own limits and plan spending, he must have some knowledge of a family budget. (LH)
Descriptors: Budgeting, Consumer Education, Curriculum Guides, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Money Management, Resource Materials, Secondary Education
Home Economics Education Association, National Education Association, 1201 16th St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 (Stock No. 261-08404; $1.25)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Home Economics Education Association, Washington, DC.