ERIC Number: ED288077
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Montana Vocational Home Economics Comprehensive Introductory Units, Level I.
Levine, Marjorie; Martin, Marlys
This guide is designed to provide an overview of the total curriculum for Level I Home Economics. Three scope and sequence options and block plans for periods that are 9, 18, and 36 weeks in length are suggested. The six subject areas (and concept areas) are child development (child as individual, babysitting, job skills), clothing and textiles (buying and selecting ready-to-wear, construction, clothing care, careers), consumer education (management and making decisions, consumer skills, create a job), family life (discovering self; values, standards, goals; adolescence; family; peers and pressures; abuse; careers), food and nutrition (kitchen skills, food preparation skills, careers), and housing and home furnishings (influences on housing, personal living space, careers). Each section begins with an overview of competencies, concepts, and objectives within that section. For each objective, the following materials are provided: learning activities and resources, further activities, references, and duplicating masters for handouts, informative material, and exercises. A list of reference addresses completes each subject area. Home Economics National Standards are appended. (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Career Planning, Careers, Child Caregivers, Child Development, Clothing Instruction, Consumer Education, Family Life Education, Foods Instruction, Home Furnishings, Housing, Introductory Courses, Learning Activities, Nutrition Instruction, Occupational Home Economics, Reference Materials, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, Statewide Planning, Textiles Instruction
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Montana State Office of Public Instruction, Helena. Dept. of Vocational Education Services.
Authoring Institution: Montana State Univ., Bozeman. Dept. of Home Economics.
Note: Document printed on colored paper.