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Prepare your seniors for the world of work with a series of resume-building exercises. Job seekers gather and organize information about education, honors, personal achievements, computer skills, and work experience. After examining sample resumes, pupils fill out the provided template.
11th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 56 Views 227 Downloads
Resume Guide: A Worksheet and Sample Resumes for the Job Applicant
Furnish your job seekers with a resume-building worksheet that details the kind of information they must collect and shows them how to format this information into an effective resume. Sample resumes, reference lists, and lists of action words and phrases that may be used to enliven the qualifications section are also provided.
11th 21st Century Skills 29 Views 92 Downloads
Having a good resume is often times the first impression one makes on a new employer. Help the class discover their business skills by showing them how to prepare a great resume and cover letter. Each step along with concrete examples of what each component of the resume should look like, are included.
10th - Higher Ed Language Arts 13 Views 32 Downloads
Conducting Interviews in the Community
Learners conduct individual interviews to find out how people in their own communities provide services to others. In this interview lesson, students broaden their perspectives on the meaning of the common good by conducting interviews with community volunteers.
6th - 12th 21st Century Skills 7 Views 33 Downloads
Field Research: Conducting an Interview
Go through the steps of conducting an interview for field research with your class. Each slide covers setting up the interview, preparing for it, meeting with the interviewee, and following up. Help learners have successful interviews with these helpful hints.
11th - Higher Ed Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Interviewing Famous Leaders in History
Students explore historical figures. In this history/research activity, students use a variety of research materials to learn about the historical figure of their choice. Students write questions and responses as if they were interviewing the famous person, and share their writing using optional formats.
4th - 8th Social Studies & History 7 Views 49 Downloads
Learning to Interview
An authentic and engaging way to practice literacy skills, this activity calls for young language arts pupils to conduct interviews with classmates and family members. First, pupils watch as the teacher models the interview process with a brave class volunteer.
1st Language Arts 3 Views 35 Downloads
Surviving a Job Interview
Knowing how to respond to a potential employer, when getting interviewed is a need-to-know skill. Learners prepare for life in the real world by answering a few questions with the help of a job oriented website. After the research, they put their skills to work as they conduct mock interviews.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 11 Views 20 Downloads
Job Interview Worksheets
Provide your pupils with the necessary tools and practice so that they will be well prepared for a job interview. Included in the packet are job objective, education, and cover letter worksheets. In addition, there are sample applications, practice interview questions, an interview rating sheet, a list of what to do and what not to do, and a checklist of the most common reasons why job seekers are not hired.
10th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 48 Views 194 Downloads
Job Search: Body Language During Job Interviews
This may be a short and simple lesson, but it is really quite important. Help your upper graders get ready for interviews, work place communication, and life. They role-play to see and show the differences between good and bad body language.
11th - 12th 21st Century Skills 30 Views 51 Downloads
Take this Job and Love It!
High schoolers need to be prepared to enter the job market during or after high school. Here are six preparational activities geared at getting those kids ready to enter the job market. They conduct research on various jobs, learn about choosing an employer, practice writing a resume and cover letter, and conduct mock interviews.
10th - 12th 21st Century Skills 94 Views 198 Downloads
Hitting the Pavement and Sealing the Deal
How old were you when you got your first job? Help your high schoolers prepare for their first job (and every job thereafter) by providing them tips for career research, interview skills, and a mock interview. Either have local businessmen and women come in to conduct interviews or ask back recent graduates capable of giving a professional interview.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 5 Views 10 Downloads
Who Works at Our School?
Young interviewers will learn more about the school staff by asking them questions and creating a bulletin board display. They will learn how to make thoughtful interview questions, conduct professional interviews, and organize information for the bulletin board.
K - 8th Language Arts 7 Views 192 Downloads
Education v. Incarceration: Understanding our Community through Oral History and Printmaking
An amazing, thoughtful, and introspective lesson awaits your art class. They listen to an interview with incarcerated prisoners to better understand the prison system and its effects on family life. They create collages related to the key issues and root causes of incarceration, as well as the power of oral history.
11th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 13 Views 12 Downloads
Excel, Word, and Basketball
Wow, this lesson packs a punch. Pupils interview basketball players, write about a game, and use Excel to organize statistics related to the players and the points scored. Afterward, they create posters, presentations, and much more.
5th Language Arts 22 Views 53 Downloads
Traveling Through Literature
Integrate geography with literature in this interdisciplinary lesson. Begin by reading a poem such as The Time We Climbed Snake Mountain by Leslie Marmon Silko. On a large map, place push pins in the cities or states mentioned. An attached worksheet is used to fill out geographical information that can be gathered from the text.
7th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 12 Downloads
Building Relationships: The Orphan of Ellis Island
Family and friendship are two very important themes of the historical fiction novel The Orphan of Ellis Island by Elvira Woodruff. From video clips and writing prompts to reader's theater and family interviews, this resource provides numerous activities that engage children in learning more about these important aspects of life.
K - 6th Language Arts 29 Views 17 Downloads CCSS: Designed
The Job Interview
Learners explore how to conduct a job interview. They consider questions in preparation for an interview. They role-play scenarios that describe specific jobs. They review the skills needed for successful job interviews and list ways people should prepare for interviews.
9th - 10th 21st Century Skills 44 Views 127 Downloads