ERIC Number: ED380601
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Robotics-Control Technology. Technology Learning Activity. Teacher Edition. Technology Education Series.
Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
This document contains the materials required for presenting an 8-day competency-based technology learning activity (TLA) designed to introduce students in grades 6-10 to advances and career opportunities in the field of robotics-control technology. The guide uses hands-on exploratory experiences into which activities to help students develop basic skills have been incorporated. The document consists of an introductory section, instructor's guide, and student's guide. Presented in the introductory section are an overview of Oklahoma's technology education program and guidelines for using the instructor's and student's guides. The instructor's section contains the following: background information, expected learner outcomes, suggested learning activities, lesson plan, summary worksheet, pretest, posttest, test answers, evaluation summary, and bibliography. The student's guide contains one section for each of the TLA's 8 days. Each section includes some or all of the following: summary of activities and basic skills covered, goal, word list, expected learner outcomes, objectives, academic and workplace applications, information sheets, step-by-step learning activity outline, diagrams, handouts, and career search activity. An optional activity that could be used for solving problems or reinforcing learning is included. (MN)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Career Exploration, Electronic Control, Integrated Curriculum, Intermediate Grades, Learning Activities, Robotics, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, Technological Literacy, 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 TE2112: $31; student edition, order no. TE3112: $11).
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.