ERIC Number: ED357166
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Best Practices in Career Development. Activities for Fourth Grade. A Supplement to the Blueprint for Career Preparation.
Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education.
This document contains 13 lesson plans that can be used for career awareness activities in fourth grade. The lessons were developed by teachers and submitted as part of the Florida Blueprint for Career Preparation. The lesson plans include a topic, materials and information needed, and directions for activities. Lesson plans are designated by subject area; most of the activities fall into the language arts, social studies, and mathematics areas. Some of the topics in this unit include the following: discovering careers, mathematics story problems, Florida weather, chart your skills, career research, USA careers and USA TODAY, healthy human bodies, Florida industries, web and flow charts for people who work together, "Win, Lose, or Draw: The Career Version," and family role in career awareness. (KC)
Descriptors: Career Awareness, Career Choice, Career Development, Career Exploration, Classroom Techniques, Grade 4, Intermediate Grades, Language Arts, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Mathematics, Occupational Information, Social Studies, Teaching Methods
Division of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education, Bureau of Career Development and Educational Improvement, Florida Education Center, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400 (order no. CD 805 BK 93).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education.
Note: For related documents, see ED 332 006 and CE 063 300-305.