ERIC Number: ED277181
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Understanding Marriage: Unit 5. Parent Education Workbook for Mainstreamed Students. Part I: Relationships. Contemporary Parenting Choices. Module 4.
Iowa State Univ. of Science and Technology, Ames. Dept. of Home Economics Education.
The 2-part student workbook for mainstreamed learning and mentally disabled high school students contains 12 units intended to provide supplementary instruction in the Contemporary Parenting Choices Curriculum in the home economics class. This unit, the fifth in the Relationships part of the workbook, focuses on understanding marriage and includes individual lessons on things a couple should talk about before marriage, factors which contribute to a healthy marriage, and responsibilities in marriage. Each lesson typically provides lesson objectives, definitions of key vocabulary terms, workbook activities, a brief discussion of the topic, and a review activity. The material is intended to be used with the special Teachers Guide and the other components of the Contemporary Parenting Choices Curriculum. (DB)
Descriptors: Interpersonal Communication, Learning Disabilities, Mainstreaming, Marital Satisfaction, Marriage, Mild Disabilities, Mild Mental Retardation, Parenthood Education, Responsibility, Workbooks
Iowa State University Press, 2121 South State Ave., Ames, IA 50010 ($3.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Iowa State Univ. of Science and Technology, Ames. Dept. of Home Economics Education.
Note: For the other guides in this series, see EC 191 378-393.