Subject matter in this course can help prepare students for FCCLA/Life Smarts Knowledge Bowl competition. Check out the national FCCLA website, www.fcclainc.org, for additional contests offered yearly that would support content in this class, as well as Skill Demonstration Competitions conducted at national Cluster Meetings each fall. Competitive Events, including STAR Events and National Programs are subject to changes/additions on a yearly basis. FCCLA members/chapters may elect to plan projects in programs and competitions other than the ones listed.Web Sites
CTE Resource Center http://www.cteresource.org
National Endowment for Financial Education http://www.nefe.org
JumpStart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy http://www.jumpstartcoalition.org/
Determining Risk and the Risk Pyramid http://www.investopedia.com/articles/basics/03/050203.asp
Federal Trade Commission: Fighting Back Against Identity Theft http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/microsites/idtheft/consumers/about-identity-theft.html
United States Department of Justice http://www.usdoj.gov/criminal/fraud/websites/idtheft.html
Johnson, Leona. (1998). Strengthening Family & Self. Tinley Park, Illinois: The Goodheart-Willcox
Liddell, Louise A. and Gentzler, Yvonne S. (2006). Building Life Skills. Tinley Part, Illinois: The Goodheart-
Willcox Company, Inc.
Covey, Sean. (1998). The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens. New York, New York: Fireside.
Steele, David. (2006). Conscious Dating: Finding The Love of Your Life In Today's World. Campbell, CA:
Warren, Neil. (1992). Finding the Love of Your Life: Ten Principles for Choosing the Right Marriage
Partner. New York, New York: Pocket Books.
PrePAC Correlations to Broad Field Family and Consumer Sciences
These guides correlate the domains and competencies of the Broad Field Family and Consumer Sciences Pre-PAC assessment with the content of these texts.