ERIC Number: ED230747
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Life Planning: Booklet I. Vocational Career Orientation Self Development Unit.
Childers, John H., Jr.
This workbook on life planning, the first in a series of three vocational career orientation self-developmental units, was designed for use at the junior high school level. Explained first are the goals of the series of workbooks, their structure, and the nature and scope of the activities provided in them. The second section consists of specific instructions for implementing each of the activities. Addressed in the activities provided are the following topics: constructing lifelines; identifying and stripping roles; imagining a typical day in the future; taking a life inventory; assessing roles; planning a news release, simulating a high school reunion, and writing an obituary; and setting goals. Each activity contains an introduction outlining the objectives of the activity, a text that teachers may either read or paraphrase to introduce and implement the activity, and follow-up questions to summarize the activity. Appended to the workbook are a life inventory, an information sheet outlining the goal-setting process, an exercise dealing with the goal-setting process, and an evaluation form. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Arkansas State Dept. of Education, Little Rock. Div. of Vocational, Technical and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Arkansas Univ., Fayetteville.