ERIC Number: ED287076
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Consumer Education. Instructor's Guide.
Quilling, Joan; Khojasteh, Christina
This curriculum guide provides a useful framework for an 11-unit competency-based course in consumer education, one of the semester courses required for a Type B vocational consumer and homemaking education program in Missouri. Both unit and specific objectives are provided for each unit. The cross-reference table of instructional materials in each unit presents the teacher with a planning tool. For each competency covered in a unit, the correlated specific objective(s), transparency master(s), handout(s), assignment sheet(s), job sheet(s), and test items are indicated. Each unit also contains these materials: information sheets with a content outline, transparency masters, assignment sheets, answers to assignment sheets, job sheets (with evaluation criteria checklists), a unit test, and answers to test. The unit topics are: making informed choices; managing income; meeting personal grooming and clothing needs; meeting transportation needs; meeting housing needs; furnishing and maintaining a home; arranging for professional services; conserving resources; obtaining financial assistance; planning for the future; and recognizing the citizen's role in our economy. (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Clothing, Competency Based Education, Consumer Education, Curriculum Guides, Home Economics, Home Furnishings, Home Management, Housing, Hygiene, Learning Activities, Money Management, Secondary Education, Student Evaluation, Transportation
Instructional Materials Laboratory, 10 Industrial Education Bldg., University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211 (Order No. HE-9-I).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City. Div. of Vocational and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.
Note: Bulk of document is printed on colored paper.