ERIC Number: ED117431
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: N/A
Career Education: Learning with a Purpose. Secondary Guide-Vol. 4. Home Economics, Family/Community Relations, Home Management, Foods and Nutrition, Clothing and Textiles, Field Trip Sites and Guest Speakers.
Atkinson, Marilyn; And Others
The guide offers a compilation of teacher-developed career education materials which may be integrated with secondary level curriculum in home economics. Suggested activities and ideas are presented as unit plans in the following areas of home economics: family relations/family living, home management, child development, foods and nutrition, clothing and nutrition, creative home arts, and community service projects. Unit objectives, teaching procedures, resources and materials, evaluation, and comments on use are presented for each unit. Also included are activity suggestions for home economics units in a semester course called "Personal Culture". Designed mainly for girls, it deals with manners, grooming, personality, and job-related aspects of personal development. A 13-page list of suggested local field trip sites and guest speakers is given. (EC)
Descriptors: Career Education, Child Development, Clothing Instruction, Curriculum Development, Curriculum Guides, Educational Objectives, Family Life Education, Home Economics, Home Economics Education, Home Management, Learning Activities, Nutrition Instruction, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Self Actualization, Teaching Methods, Unit Plan
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: State Fair Community Coll., Sedalia, MO.
Note: For Volumes 1-6, see CE 006 075-080; For Junior High School Guides, see CE 006 362-365