Curriculum

Electives

Family and Consumer Science

Offered to Grades 6-12
1 Credit (Semester or Summer Term)

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Detailed Course Description

This semester-long high school elective takes your students on an interactive exploration of the challenges they may face as they transition into adulthood, including constructive conflict resolution, nutrition and health, building healthy families, financial responsibility, and long-term employment. Students will also discover the joy of cooking, interior design, party planning, and relationships.

The course units include text-based lessons, on and off-computer exercises, special projects, learning games, quizzes, and tests that appeal to today's digital generation and help teachers to evaluate progress and mastery of the materials. This elective enriches the educational experience for Christian school students and sparks a passion for learning.

This course covers the following topics:

  • Christian Character and Appearance
  • What's Cookin'?
  • Let's Eat
  • The Clothes You Wear
  • The Clothes You Sew
  • Interior Decorating
  • Your Home and You
  • Financial Freedom
  • Child Development and Care
  • Relationships

Additional Costs

Please note, if enrolling in this course brings the credit amount above the full-time credit allotment, an additional cost may apply (depending on your support package).