ERIC Number: ED312440
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Practical Arts Curriculum. Grades 8 and 9. Business Education, Personal and Public Services, Technical/Occupational. Integrated Occupational Program. Teacher Resource Manual. Interim.
Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton. Curriculum Branch.
This teacher's manual is designed to serve as a practical planning and instructional tool to assist teachers in implementing each of the three components of the Integrated Occupational Program in Practical Arts, Grades 8 and 9, in Alberta (business education, personal and public services, and technical occupations). Information on using the manual includes course sequencing; a matrix relating thematic learning activities for the three courses to concepts, skills, and attitudes in five areas (career awareness, human relations, organization and planning, entrepreneurship, and work skills); and matrices relating the thematic units to occupational clusters with objectives and student activities. Following sections provide 10 resources and details on 22 teaching strategies. The bulk of the document presents learning activities for each of the three courses. The learning activities consist of grade level, time, learning objectives, concepts and activities, student and teacher resources, teacher background information, teacher and student activities, information sheets illustrated with line drawings, quizzes, and checklists. (KC)
Descriptors: Business Education, Career Development, Educational Resources, Grade 8, Grade 9, Integrated Curriculum, Junior High Schools, Learning Activities, Prevocational Education, Public Service Occupations, Service Occupations, State Curriculum Guides, Teaching Methods, Technical Occupations, Units of Study
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton. Curriculum Branch.
Identifiers - Location: Canada