ERIC Number: ED278830
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Colorado Prevocational Home Economics. Basic Skills for Quality Living. Middle/Junior High School Curriculum.
Colorado State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education, Denver. Home Economics Div.; University of Northern Colorado, Greeley.; Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins.
This prevocational curriculum resource guide is intended to provide a foundation for a total vocational home economics program in Colorado. Contents include a rationale, delivery system, a listing of the major developmental task areas included in this guide, tips for teacher success, information on disciplinary applications, a resource list, and a listing of film and filmstrip suppliers. Materials are then provided for four areas: Developing Self, Being a Family Member, Being a Consumer, and Becoming Employable. For each unit, these components are included: a conceptual outline, unit strategies which correlate concepts with objectives and learning/evaluation strategies and resources, and learning tools. These learning tools include student handouts, exercises, learning activities, tests, and assignments. (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Consumer Education, Employment Potential, Family Life, Family Life Education, Individual Development, Junior High Schools, Learning Activities, Middle Schools, Occupational Home Economics, Prevocational Education, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Self Actualization, Student Evaluation
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education, Denver. Home Economics Div.; University of Northern Colorado, Greeley.; Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins.
Note: For a related document, see CE 046 377.