Family and Consumer Science FACS
Beginning Family & Consumer Science (Home Ec.)
This course is an exploration of life skills. Topics covered will include safety, food preparation and nutrition, basic sewing,
childcare, relationships, and general home cleaning. Students will be asked to provide their own sewing supplies. The
course will be delivered primarily through projects and hands-on activities.
Intermediate Family & Consumer Sciences
An in-depth approach to personal management skills is emphasized in this course. It is designed to aid the student in the
development and application of practical skills. The topics of study include: personal development and relationships, child
development, foods and nutrition. Students will be asked to furnish some supplies.
Advanced Family & Consumer Sciences (Home Ec)
This course includes the following areas of study: nutrition & wellness, food preparation, meal management, consumerism,
sewing & fabric care, childcare, building positive relationships and careers. Technology will be integrated into the course
through a teen topic unit and an International cooking unit. Problem solving and application of academic skills will be
emphasized. Students will be asked to furnish some supplies.