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The Family and Consumer Sciences Curriculum is designed to develop responsible and positive attitudes relative to the students role in society. It is an exploratory program with activities created to implement life experiences. Students will explore concepts and practice skills, which focus on problem solving, interpersonal relationships, management and citizenship.
Family and Consumer Sciences support the related Virginia Standards of Learning (SOLs) for English, Social Studies, Mathematics, Science and Technology. Through lab experiences and simulated activities, students will have a unique opportunity to achieve and learn using higher order thinking. Emphasis on writing skills and reading strategies will be incorporated to meet the course objectives.