|10, 11, 12||
|elective, partially fulfills Senior Social Studies|
|consent of principal if on telemedia||
|Personal/Family Resource Management|
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|Discover the most important person in the world - you. Learn to communicate with others. Discussion is the key to this class. Topics discussed are types of families, communication, problem-solving, love and marriage.
1. The students will understand the importance of families in todays society.
2. The student will recognize the different types of families.
3. The student will learn the decision-making process.
4. The student will learn how to improve communication and resolve conflict.
5. The student will learn about Family Living careers.
FAMILY LIVING - Textbook Families Today by Connie R. Sasse
We will cover the following chapters in this textbook:
Chapter 1 Families, Society and You
Chapter 2 Families Make A Difference
Chapter 3 Family Characteristics
Chapter 4 Families In A Changing World
Chapter 5 Roles and Relationships
Chapter 6 Improving Communication
Chapter 7 Resolving Conflicts
Chapter 8 Building Family Relationships
Chapter 11 Balancing Work and Family Life
Chapter 12 The Challenge of Change
Chapter 13 Divorce and Remarriage
Chapter 14 Handling Crises
Chapter 19 Understanding Love
Chapter 20 Understanding Sexuality
Chapter 29 Thinking About a Career
Chapter 30 Selecting A Partner
Chapter 31 Choosing Marriage
Chapter 32 Building A Strong Marriage
Chapter 33 The Parenting Question
A 95-100 B- 83-85 D+ 71-73
A- 92-94 C+ 80-82 D 68-70
B+ 89-91 C 77-79 D- 65-67
B 86-88 C- 74-76 F 64 and below