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Tech Integration Project: Resume Creation
Having a good resume is the first step to getting your foot in the door for a job interview. Teach high schoolers how to wow their future employers with a well-organized, tailored, and grammatically correct resume. The lesson includes a project launcher for Word to make this task as simple as possible.
9th - 12th Language Arts 7 Views 24 Downloads
Writing A Resume
Students practice the skill of writing a resume that reflects professional presentation. They use a worksheet that is used for writing guidelines. The tool is effective for the scaffolding of different ability levels. Then students transfer the data into a resume.
11th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 6 Views 125 Downloads
The best way to get a job is to make a great first impression. Learners can read about what makes a good first impression at a job interview and then view images of people wearing proper interview attire. Getting hired will then be no problem!
7th - 12th 21st Century Skills 6 Views 11 Downloads
Getting a Job! Getting a Job: The Resume Interview
Eleventh graders discover resume strategies. In this career goals lesson, 11th graders review sample resumes, discuss their attributes, and write their own resumes that effectively introduce them to prospective employers.
11th 21st Century Skills 5 Views 15 Downloads
Career Development: Interviewing
Prepping pupils for the real world is a vital part of our job. This activity focuses on getting upper graders ready for their first post-collegiate job interview. They will prepare a resume, research a potential company to work for, and then engage in a mock interview which their peers will rate.
12th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 21 Views 142 Downloads
Resume Writing for High School Students
Looking to teach your high schoolers how to write a resume? A strong plan for doing so is detailed here. Class members examine a poorly written example and then create their own original resumes using an organizer and Word template. Once their work is complete, learners complete a peer assessment.
9th - 12th Language Arts 25 Views 54 Downloads
8 Traits of Successful People
This is the introductory video to motivational speaker Richard St. John's 8 Traits of Successful People lecture series. The presenter offers basic background knowledge as to how he developed his list of traits, including interviewing a wide number of successful individuals from a variety of fields; however, St.
7 mins 9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Students interview a person in a career field they are interested in. For this career interview lesson, students identify a career they are interested in and the requirements of the job. Students research the career and develop a list of questions about the career.
8th - 11th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 18 Downloads
Meet a Naturalist: Researching, Writing, Interviewing
Young scholars reach out into the community and learn about different environmental science careers in this inquiry-based lesson. Beginning with a short research assignment, children gain background knowledge about different environmental professions before contacting and interviewing local naturalists.
2nd - 5th Science 9 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
School Learning And Career Skills
What kind of skills do you need for a specific career? High schoolers will research and describe five or more kinds of skills needed for a career, compare skills needed to those learned in school, and write 150 to 200 word essay that provides evidence of knowledge and reasoning processes.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 12 Views 146 Downloads
Oral History Interview Questions Worksheet
What is an oral history interview? What goes into the planning and what should be said? Why is it important that we know and learn from oral history? This is an excellent instructional activity to support your young historians as they conduct interviews and gather first-person accounts of historical events.
4th - 8th Language Arts 30 Views 26 Downloads
Resume Writing for Teens 9-12
Students create their own resumes. In this vocational-education lesson plan, students study the purpose of resumes and what is typically included on such a document. Then students follow a template to create their own resume. Business owners from the community may be invited in to the class to provide students with real-world feedback on their resumes.
8th - 12th 21st Century Skills 36 Views 238 Downloads
Entry-Level Job Interviewing
Students are able to discover specific information to remember when preparing for an interview and identify the most important factors to keep in mind during an interview. They are able to critique a video of a person being interviewed and prepare extended answers to five commonly asked questions during an interview.
11th - 12th 21st Century Skills 20 Views 76 Downloads
The Interview of a Lifetime
Learners study the process of creating an interview by role playing as a reporter who has the opportunity to interview one of the survivors of the Titanic disaster. They ask only five questions in this interview of a lifetime therefore must determine what constitutes a proper inquiry.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 4 Views 29 Downloads
Learning to Interview
Second graders watch simulated interview between the teacher and a student before they interview a classmate using the form provided. Next, they complete two interviews of family members at home. They focus on the concepts of ancestors and immigration, compile the interview data upon returning to class.
2nd Language Arts 4 Views 14 Downloads
EFL Lesson Plan: How to Teach EFL/ESL Students Interview Skills
Explore communication in this interview skills lesson. English learners identify the techniques native English speakers use when speaking directly to a potential employer. They read handouts detailing seven steps to improve an interview and later define vocabulary terms.
8th - 12th Language Arts 23 Views 147 Downloads
Guide to Interviewing
Provide future managers with the skills they need to conduct a succesful interview with a potential employee. Establishing an interview schedule, preparing interview questions, tips for conducting an interview, and do's and don'ts are fully and clearly covered.
12th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 14 Views 40 Downloads
Interviews and Beyond
Students get to know their classmates by interviewing them. Individually, they develop questions they want to know about their classmates and ask one a week. To end the lesson, they use a tissue box to draw their partner and the answers to the questions they asked.
4th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 7 Downloads