ERIC Number: ED306387
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Child Care and Guidance Management and Services. Reference Book and Student Activity Book.
Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Home Economics Curriculum Center.
These coordinated components focus on the career cluster of child care and guidance, management, and services. The reference book provides information needed by employees. Each chapter begins with competencies to develop and objectives to achieve. Within the text, bold-faced vocabulary terms are defined. Each chapter concludes with a content summary in the "points to remember" section, a listing of the vocabulary in "words to know," and questions for review, which is a self-test for the students. The 27 chapters cover the child care profession, careers, child care center, influences on child development, wholesome child care environment, health awareness, healthy environment, safety, emergencies, daily routines, development, physical development, emotional/social development, mental/intellectual development, teaching strategies, newborns and infants, toddlers, preschoolers, school-age, development in children with special needs, guidance and child behavior, family management, child care program administration, curriculum management, food service management, financial management, and parent, community, and professional relationships. Unit tests and answer keys are appended to the reference book. The student activity book provides a variety of pencil-and-paper activities correlated with the chapters in the reference book. Each chapter begins with competencies to develop and objectives to achieve, followed by a short paragraph describing the purpose of the chapter. (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Child Care Occupations, Child Development, Day Care, Day Care Centers, Disabilities, Entry Workers, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Occupational Home Economics, Postsecondary Education, Textbooks, Workbooks
Home Economics Curriculum Center, Texas Tech University, P.O. Box 4067, Lubbock, TX 79409.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Dept. of Occupational Education and Technology.
Authoring Institution: Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock. Home Economics Curriculum Center.