ERIC Number: ED349379
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
General Mechanical Repair. Minor Automotive Maintenance, Small Engine [Repair, and] Welding: Curriculum Guide and Lesson Plans.
This document contains a curriculum guide and lesson plans for a general mechanical repair course with three sections: minor automotive maintenance, small engine repair, and welding. The curriculum guide begins with a matrix that relates the lesson plans to essential elements of math, science, language arts, and social studies and to Texas Assessment of Academic Skills objectives. Next are listed the common essential elements of trade and industrial education, followed by an instructional delivery outline for the three sections, listing the topics of instruction, essential elements, materials, and number of hours. Unit and specific objectives are given. An appendix provides modification techniques for special populations and 26 references. The lesson plans for minor automotive repair, small engine repair, and welding contain the following elements for each topic: essential element(s); type of lesson; unit objective; specific objectives; tools and equipment; materials; teaching aids; references; introduction/motivation/warm-up; teacher activities; student activities; evaluation/verification; and summary/closure. Appendix A provides answers to assignment sheets, and appendix B gives answers to the competency test. (NLA)
Descriptors: Academic Education, Auto Mechanics, Basic Skills, Curriculum Guides, High Schools, Instructional Materials, Language Arts, Lesson Plans, Machine Repairers, Mathematics Skills, Repair, Small Engine Mechanics, Special Needs Students, Trade and Industrial Education, Welding, Writing Skills
Educational Development and Training Center, East Texas State University, Commerce, TX 75429 (curriculum guide, order no. TI-125-CG; lesson plans, order no. TI-125-LP).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin.
Authoring Institution: East Texas State Univ., Commerce. Educational Development and Training Center.
Identifiers - Location: Texas
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A