ERIC Number: ED180861
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Consumer Education Sourcebook.
Lungmus, Dorothy; And Others
An annotated list of currently available student and teacher resources for consumer education in grades K-12 is provided. The document contains two sections. Section I describes student and teacher materials. Student materials include current (1976 or later) textbooks; supplementary print materials such as pamphlets, books, duplicating masters, transparencies, and workbooks; audiovisual materials; and games and simulations. The grade level, reading level, price, subject area, strategies and requirements for use, and consumer economics focus are provided for each entry. Categories for teacher materials are handbooks and sourcebooks which provide background information on consumer economics, curriculum guides for planning courses or programs, and a variety of materials indexed in ERIC. Section II lists local, state, and national consumer organizations and relevant periodicals. The Consumer Education Materials Analysis Instrument, a list of publishers, and a cross-reference index are included in appendices. (KC)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Audiovisual Aids, Consumer Economics, Consumer Education, Curriculum Development, Curriculum Guides, Economics Education, Educational Games, Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Materials, Measurement Instruments, Organizations (Groups), Periodicals, Simulation, Supplementary Reading Materials, Teaching Methods, Textbook Evaluation
Social Science Education Consortium, Inc., 855 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80302 ($9.95)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Social Science Education Consortium, Inc., Boulder, CO.; ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education, Boulder, CO.