Discovering Life Skills, Student Edition / Edition 2

Discovering Life Skills, Student Edition / Edition 2

by Glencoe, McGraw-Hill Staff
     
 

ISBN-10: 0078744636

ISBN-13: 9780078744631

Pub. Date: 01/03/2006

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

Discovering Life Skills is an exploratory overview of Family and Consumer Sciences designed for middle school use. Discovering Life Skills can be used for a six-week, nine-week, or semester course. The 25 chapters correlate to the FACS modules sold by a variety of vendors. See the Module Crosswalk in the Teacher Resource Guide.
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Overview

Discovering Life Skills is an exploratory overview of Family and Consumer Sciences designed for middle school use. Discovering Life Skills can be used for a six-week, nine-week, or semester course. The 25 chapters correlate to the FACS modules sold by a variety of vendors. See the Module Crosswalk in the Teacher Resource Guide.
The content of Discovering Life Skills may be used along with popular modules often used in middle schools.
Career Choices pages provide information about four careers related to the chapter, along with activities that link career choices to school and the workplace.
Discover pages offer students an opportunity to apply their learning to a practical life skill by developing and implementing a plan and evaluating the result.
Closer Look provides students an in-depth view of need-to-know topics such as how to say "NO", handling stress, organizing your closet, and practicing good citizenship skills.
Internet Activities encourage students to search for information on the Internet related to the content of each chapter.
Making Connections provides the curriculum links between Family and Consumer Sciences to Math, Science and Social Studies.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780078744631
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date:
01/03/2006
Series:
Discovering Life Skills Series
Edition description:
Student
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
11 - 12 Years

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Table of Contents

Unit 1: Focusing on You
Chapter 1 Discovering Yourself
Chapter 2 Your Family
Chapter 3 Your Friendships
Chapter 4 Communicating With Others
Chapter 5 Citizenship & Leadership
Chapter 6 Managing Your Life
Unit 2: Charting Your Future
Chapter 7 Exploring Careers
Chapter 8 Employability Skills
Chapter 9 Caring for Children
Chapter 10 Babysitting Basics
Chapter 11 Managing Your Money
Chapter 12 Managing Your Resources
Chapter 13 Your Living Space
Chapter 14 Your Environment
Unit 3: Exploring Fashion & Clothing
Chapter 15 Your Fashion Statement
Chapter 16 Clothing Basics
Chapter 17 Preparing to Sew
Chapter 18 Sewing & Serging Basics
Chapter 19 Expressing Creativity
Unit 4: Investigating Food & Nutrition
Chapter 20 Nutrition & Wellness
Chapter 21 Health & Fitness
Chapter 22 Working in the Kitchen
Chapter 23 Preparing to Cook
Chapter 24 Cooking Basics
Chapter 25 Microwave Basics

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