ERIC Number: ED171957
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Practical Business: Instructor/Student Guide.
Napier, Deedee Stocker
Ten units on practical business are presented in this instructor and student guide. Each instructional unit contains objectives, suggested activities, information sheets, assignment sheets, transparency master, a test, and test answers. Unit topics are (1) before you buy (comparative shopping and wise purchasing techniques); (2) when things go wrong (consumer complaints and laws); (3) planning credit buying (use and misuse of credit); (4) your transportation (buying, financing, and insuring a car); (5) your housing (choosing, financing, and insuring a home); (6) your health (health care costs, professionals, and insurance); (7) your employment (payroll deduction, social security benefits, and union practices); (8) your taxes (deductions and tax forms); (9) your savings and investments (compounding interest, stocks and bonds, and tax shelter plans); and (10) your leisure time (costs, sports, and hobbies). (CT)
Descriptors: Business, Consumer Economics, Consumer Education, Consumer Protection, Credit (Finance), Fringe Benefits, Health, Housing, Investment, Laws, Lesson Plans, Purchasing, Recreation, Taxes, Teaching Guides, Transportation
Midwest Regional Center, State Department of Vocational and Technical Education, 1515 West Sixth Avenue, Stillwater, Oklahoma 74074
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.