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    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