• INTRODUCTION

    Home and Career 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. 
     

    8th Grade Home and Careers

     

    CURRICULUM OVERVIEW – 10 Week Course

     

     

    Career Development                                                   25 days

                www.nycareerzone.org

                CareerReport, Oral Presentations

                Resume

                Interview

                Work Ethics

     

    Financial Management                                                10days

                Finance-Budgeting

                Savings, Check Writing

     

    Nutrition and Wellness                                               15 days

                Review Safety

                Food Preparation

                Nutrition –Menu Planning