ERIC Number: ED410449
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Therapeutic Care. Technology Learning Activity. Teacher Edition. Technology Education Series. Level 2.
Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
This Technology Learning Activity (TLA) for exploring therapeutic care careers is designed for use in eight class periods. It exposes students to the different types of therapeutic care and helps them understand how they can be used to treat and heal. This teacher's edition begins with an overview of technology education. The second section describes components of the instructor's section of the TLA: background information; priority academic student skills; suggested activities; suggested resources; instructional sequence; equipment, tools, and supplies summary worksheet; pretest and posttest; test answers; and evaluation summary. The third section describes components of the student's section: introduction; summary of activities; pretest instructions; assignments to turn in; goal; words you should know; priority academic student skills; objectives; related Technology Student Association event(s); academic and workplace applications; impact statements; career search; posttest instructions; and Skunk Works (optional activity). The fourth section identifies hazard alert messages. The actual instructor's and student's sections follow. Activities include the following: research career opportunities; perform active range of motion exercises; assist patient in walking with crutches; use professional materials to research and report on therapeutic/rehabilitation procedures; explore how to use creative arts; calculate caloric value in meals; and research and select a list of resources for visually impaired students making the transition from high school to college. (YLB)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations, Allied Health Occupations Education, Behavioral Objectives, Career Exploration, Competency Based Education, Curriculum Guides, Grade 9, Health Personnel, Helping Relationship, Instructional Materials, Integrated Curriculum, Junior High Schools, Learning Activities, Medical Services, Pretests Posttests, State Curriculum Guides, Teaching Guides, Technology Education, Therapists, Therapy
Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center, Oklahoma Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074 (order no. TLA TE-1209, $70).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
Identifiers - Location: Oklahoma