ERIC Number: ED248094
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Recreation/Transportation. B3. CHOICE: Challenging Options in Career Education.
Putnam and Northern Westchester Counties Board of Cooperative Educational Services, Yorktown Heights, NY.; Mid-Hudson Migrant Education Center, New Paltz, NY.; Ulster County Board of Cooperative Educational Services, New Paltz, NY.
The documents aggregated here comprise the second grade unit of a career education curriculum for migrant children. The unit for grade 2 foucses on the fields of recreation and transportation. Travel agent, tour guide, camp counselor, coach, usher, school bus driver, airplane pilot, trucker, mover, railroad engineer, and astronaut are the 11 jobs covered. The combined teacher and student logs contain job and role information for the unit and include activities designed to teach students about the tools and tasks of each job covered by the unit and to help students practice telling time, determining consonant and vowel sounds, finding the main idea, and using map skills. The activities involve sequencing, self-expression, classification, and logic. The teacher log contains copies of the student activities, instruction for their use, information about each job in the unit, a review of each job, space for comments, and suggested answers for the activity pages. The pre- and post-tests utilize pictures to measure the extent to which students understand the tools needed and the work performed in the 11 jobs. The illustrated activity folders contain activities developed to increase students' self-awareness, job and role information, and decision making/goal attaining skills. (SB)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Career Education, Cognitive Development, Grade 2, Instructional Materials, Language Arts, Learning Activities, Migrant Education, Occupational Information, Primary Education, Recreation, Skill Development, Teaching Guides, Transportation, Units of Study
CHOICE, P. O. Box 250, New Paltz, NY 12561 (Teacher Log, $5.00 plus shipping; Student Log, $2.50 plus shipping; Student Activities--laminated folders--$30.00 plus shipping).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Office of Youth Programs.; Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED), Washington, DC. Migrant Education Programs.
Authoring Institution: Putnam and Northern Westchester Counties Board of Cooperative Educational Services, Yorktown Heights, NY.; Mid-Hudson Migrant Education Center, New Paltz, NY.; Ulster County Board of Cooperative Educational Services, New Paltz, NY.