ERIC Number: ED260245
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Management and Family Economics Student Modules.
South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Home Economics Education Section.
This document contains 73 performance-based modules for student use in high school home management and family economics courses. Each module is composed of an introduction for the student, a performance objective, a variety of learning activities, content information, a student self-check, recommended references, and an evaluator's final checklist. The modules are written so that they may be used for various modes of instruction (i.e., individualized, small group, entire class, etc.). Keyed to a teacher's guide, the student modules cover the following topics: values, goals, time management, energy, skills and abilities, human resources, decision making, planning, storage, activity centers, supplies and equipment, time on tasks, work simplification, body mechanics, motivation, work curves, routines, work responsibilities, management know-how, supervision, communication, life-styles, family crises, disasters, budgeting, recordkeeping, banking, credit, product information, fraud, shopping, catalogs, health and grooming supplies, lawn equipment, minor appliances, service contracts, consumer protection, income tax forms, purchasing a home, moving, home improvements, family transportation, vehicle maintenance, driving instruction, insurance, investments, retirement and death, home resources alterations and sewing services, child care services, doctors and lawyers, appliance repairs, and yard care. (KC)
Descriptors: Communications, Competency Based Education, Consumer Economics, Decision Making Skills, Educational Resources, Equipment, Family Life Education, Hand Tools, High Schools, Home Economics, Home Management, Homemaking Skills, Housing, Human Resources, Insurance, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Money Management, Planning, Recordkeeping, Time Management, Units of Study, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia. Home Economics Education Section.
Note: For the related instructor's guide, see CE 042 228.