ERIC Number: ED382844
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Effective Communication. Life Skills. Teacher Edition.
Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
This teacher's guide is designed for use in presenting a five-unit course in effective communication that is part of a life skills series intended to help students become more self-sufficient in their personal and professional lives. The course's five instructional units cover these topics: understanding communication, improving communication, using words correctly, developing written communication, and writing business letters and reports. Each unit contains some or all of the following: performance objectives, suggested activities for instructors, handouts, information sheets, supplements, transparency masters, instructional supplements providing suggestions for teaching basic skills and problem solving, job sheets, written tests, and assignment sheet and test answers. Academic skills training is combined with life skills training throughout the instructional materials, and a system of icons has been used to help instructors identify activities into which training in the following basic skill areas has been infused: reading, science, creative thinking/problem solving, writing, oral communication, employability, math, interpersonal skills, and social studies. (MN)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Business Correspondence, Business English, Communication Skills, Competency Based Education, Daily Living Skills, Language Usage, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Secondary Education, Skill Development, Teaching Guides, Verbal Communication, Writing Skills
Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center, Oklahoma Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074 (instructional package, 1 teacher and 10 student editions, order no. BS2008: $110; student edition, BS3008: $5).
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.
Note: For other documents in this series, see CE 068 556-557, CE 068 783-785, and CE 068 986-987.