Managing Life Skills, Student Edition

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Edition: 1st
Format: Hardcover
Pub. Date: 2010-01-04
Publisher(s): McGraw-Hill Education
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Build students' independent living skills and prepare them for success beyond high school withGlencoeManaging Life Skills. Students are prepared for career or college with full-page Career Pathway or College Readiness features. Career readiness focuses on thorough resume writing, job interview prep, and portfolio building activities and guidance. College Readiness includes information on scholarships, financial matters, and the college application process. Project-based pedagogy is used throughout the program through Unit Portfolio Projects, and financial education is thoroughly integrated.

Table of Contents

Glencoe Managing Life Skills 2011

Unit 1 - Personal Growth

Chapter 1 Make the Most of Your Life
Chapter 2 Character Building
Chapter 3 Responsible Citizenship

Unit 2 - Interpersonal Skills

Chapter 4 Communication Skills
Chapter 5 Teamwork and Leadership Skills
Chapter 6 Peer Pressure and Refusal Skills
Chapter 7 Conflict Resolution Skills

Unit 3 - Management Skills

Chapter 8 Goals and Resources
Chapter 9 Make Decisions and Solve Problems
Chapter 10 Manage Time and Money
Chapter 11 Manage Technology and Information

Unit 4 - Consumer Skills

Chapter 12 Consumer Issues
Chapter 13 Advertising and Shopping
Chapter 14 Financial Management

Unit 5 - Pathways to Career Success

Chapter 15 Explore Career Paths
Chapter 16 The Job Search
Chapter 17 Balance Work and Life

Unit 6 - Relationships

Chapter 18 Successful Relationships
Chapter 19 Your Family
Chapter 20 Your Friends
Chapter 21 Dating and Marriage
Chapter 22 Workplace Relationships

Unit 7 - Parenting and Caregiving Skills

Chapter 23 Lifespan Development
Chapter 24 Care and Guidance
Chapter 25 Responsibilities of Parenthood

Unit 8 - Wellness, Nutrition, and Food Choices

Chapter 26 Take Care of Yourself
Chapter 27 Nutrition and Meal Planning
Chapter 28 Shopping for Food
Chapter 29 Safe Kitchen, Safe Food
Chapter 30 Prepare and Serve Meals

Unit 9 - Clothing and Fashion Choices

Chapter 31 Creating Your Look
Chapter 32 Clothing and Fabrics
Chapter 33 Sewing Basics

Unit 10 - Housing, Transportation, and the Environment

Chapter 34 Homes and Decorating
Chapter 35 Transportation
Chapter 36 Home Care and Personal Safety
Chapter 37 Protect the Environment

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