Governor's Institute for Career Education and Work
You Fix This?
Governor’s Institute for Career Education and Work Activity
by Sara Welshans
Can You Fix This?
|Brief Overview||Students will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the similarities and differences between resources for the operation, maintenance and repair of an electronic device.|
|Content Area(s)||Language Arts|
|Other standards supported||ASCA, PSCA, NCDG|
|Prep Time||30 minutes|
|Implementation Time||40 minutes|
|Learning Objectives||Students will compare and contrast the operation, maintenance and repair resources for an electronic device.|
|Materials Needed||Student’s electronic device, owner’s manual.|
|Detailed Activity Steps||
|Theory Basis||Trait and Factor Theory|
|Evaluation/Assessment||Teacher-graded evaluation based on content and manner of presentation.|
|Enhancement Activities||Using owner’s manuals for two different cell phones, students will follow directions for setting up voice mail, checking messages, etc. to determine which directions are easier to follow. (Ask cell phone companies for enough manuals ahead of time.)|
|Adaptation for at risk Kids||Students are working in teams.|
|Resources||Students’ owner’s manuals for
their electronic devices.
Cell phone companies for owner’s manuals for enrichment.