Planning a lesson should be like planning an outfit: you begin with the basics, including your topic, objectives, standards, and instructional strategies, then add elements to make students remember and retain the material. In other words, you “accessorize” your lesson to set it apart. This includes adding fun facts, music, statistics, dates, quotes, vocabulary, online resources, focus activities, and profiles of people, events, and products related to FACS. topical reference based on 350 foundational FACS topics. 220 pages, 8-1/2 in. x 11 in. Three-ring binder. Copyright 2016.