Home & Careers
Grade 7, 8
Home and Career Skills is organized around four process skills: communication, leadership, management, and thinking. These process skills are taught through ten content topics: community connections, career development, clothing management, consumer resource management, family/parenting, financial management, human development, interpersonal relationships, nutrition and wellness, personal environment management. Home and Career Skills process skills and content topics align with the National Learning Standards for Family and Consumer Sciences. In order for the full curriculum to be delivered learning experiences must be designed to dovetail process skills with content topics.