Using Home Economics Approaches As Part Of The ADST Curriculum (K-8)
Participants will explore the potential of using practical, mindful home economics learning approaches that tie into their current teaching practice to meet the curricular competencies and/or content of the ADST K-8 curriculum. Rachel and Melissa bring elementary, middle, and secondary Home Economics experience to this workshop. They will provide their own wide-reaching examples and also support participants in exploring how they might use home economics concepts to reach their learners. Participants will leave this engaging workshop with a variety of budget friendly tools, teaching strategies, and lesson/unit ideas that will support the incorporation of the ADST curriculum in their classrooms.
Target Audience Elementary (e.g. K-7)
Language of Instruction English
Sponsoring PSA Teachers of Home Economics Specialist Association (THESA)
Melissa Edstrom is a TTOC in SD43 Coquitlam.
Rachel Labossiere is a Teacher at Port Moody Secondary, SD43 Coquitlam.