ERIC Number: ED417312
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Life Management: Family and Consumer Sciences Education. Curriculum Guide. Course Number 7085.
North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh.
This curriculum guide is designed to guide the teaching of a year-long junior- or senior-level high school course that will help students develop skills for managing their work life and family life as well as basic skills, critical thinking, cultural diversity, group interaction, teamwork, and use of technology. It includes a course blueprint, a course outline, information on using the curriculum, and a "Passport to Life" student project that serves as a performance-based assessment model. The course consists of seven units of instruction that cover the following topics: (1) work and family; (2) career development; (3) personal development; (4) relationships; (5) parenting; (6) wellness and nutrition; and (7) resource management. Each unit consists of curriculum pages that include the title of course, title of unit, a competency goal and competency goal number, an objective and objective number, a content outline, instructional activities, behavioral objectives, and resources (state-adopted textbooks and resource books and Future Homemakers of America/Home Economics Related Occupations materials). (KC)
Descriptors: Career Development, Course Content, Family Life Education, Family Work Relationship, Health Education, High Schools, Home Management, Learning Activities, Money Management, Nutrition, Parenthood Education, State Curriculum Guides, Student Evaluation, Student Projects, Teaching Methods, Time Management, Units of Study
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh.
Identifiers - Location: North Carolina