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ERIC Number: ED127459
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Jan
Pages: 239
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Background for Builders--Related Science and Trade Information for the Building Trades.
Lucas, Joseph
Primarily intended for instructors but also useful to students, this guide provides a set of lessons (interlaced with humorous phrases and cartoons) for teaching fundamental information for the building trades. Each lesson contains objectives, related information, and a review or summary. Unit I is a brief, humorous message to the student on the advantages of learning about the building industry. Other units cover the areas of: (l) Plans (6 lessons), (2) Excavation (4 lessons), (3) Masonry (15 lessons), (4) Frame Construction (16 lessons), (5)Plumbing (1l lessons), (6) Heating and Cooling (11 lessons), (7) Electricity (11 lessons), (8) Painting (5 lessons), (9) Wall and Floor Coverings (5 lessons), (10) Sheet Metal (4 lessons), (11) Ventilation (4 lessons), and (12) Insect Control (2 lessons). (HD)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: N/A
Sponsor: New Jersey State Dept. of Education, Trenton. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Rutgers, The State Univ., New Brunswick, NJ. Curriculum Lab.