INTRODUCTION

 

Home and Careers is a New York State mandated course in the discipline of Family and Consumer Sciences.  Every student must complete a ¾ unit course in Home and Career Skills by the end of grade 8.  The course will be offered over multiple grade levels to allow for changing student development and experiences.

 

6thGrade Home and Careers

 

CURRICULUM OVERVIEW – 10 Week Course

 

 

Interpersonal Relationships                             15days

Self-Awareness                                       

            Decision-MakingProcess

Family Relationships                             

Friendships                                       

Communication                                     

 

 

Clothing Management                                    15days

            SewingSafety

            SewingTools

            Hand SewingProject

 

 

Nutrition and Wellness                                  20 days

            Organization/Management

            FoodPreparation

            Nutrition