ERIC Number: ED218437
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
More Life Skills.
Designed to supplement already existing life skills instructional materials, this manual consists of 30 lessons to help students develop general, transferrrable skills in four areas--attending behaviors, cognition, self-management, and critical thinking. The following topics are among those covered in the lessons: eye contact, body posture, tracking, paraphrasing, and mirroring; portraying oneself; brainstorming; surveying marketable skills; nonstressful feedback; preparing a plan for acquiring a chosen life skill; setting goals; choosing a marriage partner; dealing with positive, negative, and neutral feedback; management; management of resources; cognition in listening; and critical thinking. Included in each lesson are the following: overview, resources required, objectives, stimulus, evocation, skill practice/objective inquiry, skill application, and evaluation. (MN)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Education, Behavioral Objectives, Cognitive Processes, Communication Skills, Critical Thinking, Daily Living Skills, Decision Making, Feedback, Instructional Materials, Interpersonal Competence, Learning Activities, Nonverbal Communication, Objectives, Problem Solving, Self Control, Skill Development
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Canada Employment and Immigration Commission, Ottawa (Ontario). Occupational and Career Analysis and Development Branch.