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List of Benchmarks for Family/Consumer Sciences 
 Standard 1.Understand the family as the basic unit of society
  
Topics1. Family and gender roles; 2. Family life past and present
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 3.Knows the different types of families (e.g., nuclear, blended, extended, single parent, foster, adoptive)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  nuclear family
B.  blended family
C.  extended family
D.  single parent family
E.  foster family
F.  adoptive family
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the concept that there are different types of families    
  2. Knows what a nuclear family is    
  3. Knows what a blended family is    
  4. Knows what an extended family is    
  5. Knows what a single parent family is    
  6. Knows what a foster family is    
  7. Knows what an adoptive family is   


Citation Log: BD(AE,13;​TI,7)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
A   Alabama Home Economics Standards
C   California Home Economics Careers and Technology Standards
G   Georgia Technology and Career Education Standards
GA   National Grocer’s Association: National Skills Standards Project
I   Iowa Home Economics Education Competency Lists
NN   National Standards for Family and Consumer Sciences Education
NY   New York Learning Standards for Health, Physical Education, and Home Economics
S   SCANS: Skills and Tasks for Jobs
SU   Skills USA Championships
T   Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Home Economics Education
TN   Tennessee Family and Consumer Sciences Curriculum Framework and Program Guidelines
V   Virginia Standards of Learning Objectives: Family Life Education

2nd letter code :
E = Explicitly stated in document
I = Implicit in document

Number:
Page number of the cited document