ERIC Number: ED132285
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Prevocational Training Units for Trainable Mentally Handicapped Students: With Suggested Uses for Educable, "Normal," and Gifted Students.
Brantley, Michael B.
This program is designed to provide an individualized series of vocationally useful sub-skills in a wide variety of areas to trainable mentally handicapped students in a prevocational program. The Introduction and General Information section is categorized into What the Program Is Designed to Do, Who Can Use the Program, How to Modify the Program for Use with Higher Functioning Students, Cost of the Program, Resources for Materials, Use of Donated Materials, and How the Program Works. The tasks are outlined in 18 different units with each unit listing goals, comments, materials required, how to proceed, and modifications for higher functioning students. Units also include sample forms and detailed drawings when appropriate. The 18 units are (1) Telephone Book, (2) Wiring (3) Fine Motor, (4) Alphabet Cards, (5) Order Filling, (6) Pipe Assembly, (7) Sorting, (8) Packaging, (9) Mail Sorting, (10) Measurement, (11) Stapling, (12) Collating, (13) Wrench and Socket, (14) Wrapping, (15) Woodburning, (16) Soldering, (17) Perceptual, and (18) Stringing. (HD)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Westside Area Career/Occupation Project, Glendale, AZ.