Home and Careers
Length: Quarter Grade Level(s): 7-8 Final Assessment(s): Department Examination
Using a hands-on experiential approach Home and Career skills is designed to help middle level students live in a society of constant change and to improve their quality of life by preparing them to meet their present and future responsibilities as family member and community members, consumers, home managers, and wage earners. The goal is to educate early adolescents to think constructively, make sound decisions, solve problems, and manage resources. Coursework at the middle school level addresses all the New York State Standards in Family and Consumer Science.
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