Unit VIII The Worlds of Work and Play
Lesson 2 Home Work

Division of Labor Worksheet

Name ______________________________________________ Date _______________

TASK 1: Think about the division of labor in your own household and among neighbors and friends. How do skills and responsibilities break down along gender and age lines? What special skills do you have? Do you have family members who are expert at making or managing home life? Think about skills that might be specific to your region. List below people you know who are experts in a domestic craft or skill. Start with your own name.

Name Gender Age Special Skill Specific to Region
(yes, no, don't know)

Find out how much these skills are worth by completing Division of Labor Worksheet Page 2.


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