ERIC Number: ED142778
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Mar
Career Education Resource Units: Grade 2.
Newark School District, DE.
The units contained in this guide are intended primarily as resource materials to assist grade 2 teachers in identifying units into which career awareness concepts can be infused and also in identifying instructional activities that correlate basic skills and career education objectives. Introductory information includes a definition of career education and an outline of goals for elementary career awareness. Eighteen units relate to social studies and are titled Airport, Career Awareness, Community Helpers, Environmental Control, Factories, Getting Ready to Take a Trip, Health and Safety, Hospitality and Recreational Services, How People Help Me in the Community, How We Get There, India, Japan, Jobs Our Parents Do, Local and Global Communication and Transportation, Main Street--U.S.A., Places to Stay and Eat, "Ride 'Em Cowboy!", and Transportation and Communication. Four science-related units are also included and cover space exploration, dental care, marine occupations, and nutrition. Each unit contains the following: An overview, content outline, unit objectives, and unit description, which provides criterion referenced objectives, learning activities, and a list of materials. Materials listed are teacher references, children's books, study prints, kits, films, filmstrips, records and songs, and classroom materials and equipment used in the activities. Additional evaluation suggestions are included for some units. A list of unit authors and their schools concludes the guide. (TA)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Career Awareness, Career Education, Criterion Referenced Tests, Curriculum Guides, Elementary School Curriculum, Grade 2, Integrated Curriculum, Learning Activities, Primary Education, Resource Materials, Resource Units, Science Curriculum, Self Concept, Social Studies, Student Evaluation, Teacher Developed Materials, Unit Plan, Units of Study
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Newark School District, DE.
Note: For related documents see ED 122 041 and CE 011 889-896