ERIC Number: ED380593
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Entrepreneurship. Technology Learning Activity. Teacher Edition. Technology Education Series.
Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
This packet of technology learning activity (TLA) materials on entrepreneurship for students in grades 6-10 consists of a technology education overview, information on use, and instructor's and student's sections. The overview discusses the technology education program and materials. Components of the instructor's and student's sections are described next. The instructor's section contains background information, suggested activities and resources, and expected learner outcomes. A lesson plan for the 8-day module includes assignments; equipment, tools, and supplies list; and facilities requirements or modifications. The following forms are provided: summary worksheet, pretest, posttest, test answers, and evaluation summary. A bibliography concludes the instructor's section. Topics are as follows: using the Kids Business computer software, completing a startup manual, making an advertising flyer, and writing a speech to a door-to-door customer. The student section provides materials for each day, including the following: summary of activities, assignments to turn in; goal; vocabulary; expected learner outcomes; list of objectives; list of related Technology Student Association competitive events; and academic and workplace applications reinforced by specific activities in this TLA. An optional activity concludes the student section. (YLB)
Descriptors: Advertising, Behavioral Objectives, Business Administration, Business Education, Capitalism, Career Education, Career Exploration, Career Planning, Careers, Computer Oriented Programs, Entrepreneurship, Free Enterprise System, Instructional Materials, Intermediate Grades, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Marketing, Salesmanship, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, Student Evaluation, Teaching Guides, Technology Education
Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center, Oklahoma Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074 (instructional package, one teacher and one student edition, order no. TLA TE2126: $24; student edition, TE3126: $8; "Kids Business" software: $26).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.