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Family and Consumer Sciences Education

Family and Consumer Sciences Education Skills Standards and Competency Tests From the CareerTech Testing Center...
FACS I A - Semester
FACS I B: Semester
FACS I: End of Instruction
FACS II A - Semester
FACS II B - Semester
FACS II: End of Instruction
Financial Literacy
Adult & Family Living: Semester
Adult & Family Living: End of Instruction
Early Care & Education: Entry Level Child Care Training (ELCCT)
Early Care & Education: Teacher Assistant
Early Care & Education: Infant/Toddler Child Care Provider
Early Care & Education: Master Teacher
Early Care & Education: Child Care Director

Adult Day Care Nurse Aide


Spend Smart, Eat Smart
Online lessons for creating healthy meals including reading labels and choosing the best deal.

Aunt Edna's Kitchen
...a site with cooking measurements and information

Food Safety Video
FDA's Dr.X and the Quest for Food Safety


This site includes free project ideas and a large section with guidelines for sewing
Stain Detective
...find out how to get those stubborn stains out through this interactive, commercial site
...a site with fabric and textile information and links to related resources

Consumer Education

Consumer Education for Teens
...some interesting essays on current topics of interest written for the 12-18 age group

Consumer Protection
You can download lots of good information on consumer protection from the federal government.
Consumer Protection Publications

Financial Information

Managing Your Checking Account
...online tutorials dealing with check-writing and account maintenance

General FACS Links

Family and Consumer
...hundreds of family and consumer science links, arranged by grade level
Family and Consumer Sciences
...a well-done university-produced page with links of interest to family and consumer science teachers and students
Family and Consumer Science Resources Online
...a list of links to support the teaching of consumer science and home economics

Human Relations

The Dibble Institute

Resources for teaching relationship skills to teens and young adults

Lesson Plans

Life Skills for Vocational Success
...over 60 lesson plans dealing with basic life skills like balancing a checkbook, etc.


The Quizlet website offers flash cards over various topics. The Arts and Literature cards include a fashion section.
Professional and Career Flash Cards--Fashion

QR Codes in the Classroom.

Forty tips for using QR codes in the classroom.
QR Codes in Classroom