ERIC Number: ED343011
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Business Studies 9. Junior High School. Teacher Resource Manual.
Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton. Curriculum Branch.
This manual provides learning strategies and activities, evaluation instruments, and learning resources for use by junior high school business education teachers. It is correlated with the Alberta business education curriculum. The manual begins with an overview of the course rationale and philosophy and general and specific learner expectations. Introductory matter includes the following: course framework; required and elective components; sequence and time; and information on the team approach, field trips, teaching for thinking, activities for teaching thinking skills, and evaluation methods. Articulation between this course and other courses is discussed. Eight modules present learning strategies and activities for business basics, economics basics, business innovation, entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship in action, planning, financing a business, and managing a business. The following learning resources are provided: policy guidelines, instructional materials lists, basic learning resources, supporting learning resources (such as videos), library resources, Alberta Education offices, Alberta Education documents, National Film Board of Canada resources, Access Network information, and publications of the Business Education Council. Among the 37 information/activity sheets are the following: self-evaluation, planning work sheet, student survey, panel discussion checklist, evaluating an advertisement, economic terms, starting one's own business, business plan outline, running a school store project, and expenses and inventory forms. (KC)
Descriptors: Articulation (Education), Business Administration, Business Education, Classroom Techniques, Course Content, Educational Resources, Entrepreneurship, Foreign Countries, Instructional Materials, Junior High Schools, Learning Activities, Program Evaluation, Teaching Methods, Units of Study
Learning Resources Distributing Centre, 12360 - 142 Street, Edmonton, AB T5L 4X9.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton. Curriculum Branch.
Identifiers - Location: Canada