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Students share their opinions about local job opportunities for people their age. After reading an article about hiring trends, they discuss Google's answer to filling jobs. They research and report on an employer that offers internships for teenagers.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 13 Views 154 Downloads
Nontraditional Job Opportunities
As your learners prepare to enter the workforce, address some common stereotypes that may be limiting their professional goals. The class brainstorms gender-stereotyped careers, exploring where those ideas originate. They complete a job checklist survey, indicating which gender most traditionally works in 32 fields.
6th - 12th 21st Century Skills 11 Views 132 Downloads
ADULT ESOL LESSON PLAN--Level 3--Obtaining Employment
Students, while reviewing an extensive list of vocabulary terms on the board, examine various resources (family, friends, colleagues, etc.) to identify job opportunities/simply acquiring about a job. In addition, they review common job related abbreviations when searching for a job.
Higher Ed Language Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
International Trade Creates More and Better Jobs
Students read a lesson plan on international trade and then debate whether the U.S. government could improve job opportunities by passing legislation restricitng car imports or by subsidizing domestic car production.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Preparing for Job Entry through Enhancement of Employment Skills
Students explore the world of work and the opportunities that exist in today's world. They identify specific careers and colleges that match their interests and abilities and investigate various corporations and businesses that employ graduates from high schools, technical schools, colleges and other secondary institutions.
7th - 12th 21st Century Skills 32 Views 127 Downloads
Who Works for Non Profit Organizations
Students recognize different job opportunities in the nonprofit sector and identify people in the community in nonprofit organizations. In this nonprofit organizations instructional activity, students identify job opportunities in the nonprofit sector and specific community members in the positions.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 6 Views 6 Downloads
Who Works for Nonprofit Organizations?
Pupils explore careers in nonprofit organizations. In this philanthropy lesson, students identify job opportunities in the nonprofit sector and invite guest speakers from a nonprofit organization into the classroom.
3rd - 5th 21st Century Skills 6 Views 3 Downloads
New Review Plessy v. Ferguson & the Roots of Segregation
How far in the past do the roots of Jim Crow and segregation extend? Your young historians will closely consider this question using detailed PowerPoint slides as a basis for discussion rather than lecture, and culminating in an activity where class members create an exhibit for a museum on segregation.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 28 Views 23 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Launching Readers Theater Groups: Identifying Passages from Esperanza Rising for Readers Theater that Connect to the UDHR
Teach young readers how to compare two texts and select passages that exemplify a specific theme with Lesson 6 from Unit 3. Begin by modeling how an expert reader selects examples from a text, performing a think aloud on how Article 2 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) applies to the character of Mama in Esperanza Rising.
5th - 7th Language Arts 107 Views 387 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review It’s For Real Workplace Ethics
Discuss the ethical and practical consequences of dishonesty at work by analyzing a hypothetical situation in which a young employee at a pizza shop is being asked by her friends for free meals.
8th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 32 Views 20 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Risky Online Relationships
The Internet can be a place where both positive and negative interactions happen. Begin the discussion with a talk about positive and negative encounters before defining some related terms for your class. Next, ask your class to pretend to be an individual in a tricky situation.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 23 Views 14 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Drafting Board: Military Intervention
Should countries use their militaries to stop humanitarian crises in other countries? Learners make claims, organize their reasoning, and provide evidence for their arguments with this rich resource.
6th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Designed
Who Works for Nonprofit Organizations? (6-8)
Students explore career opportunities in the nonprofit sector. In this career exploration lesson, students listen to guest speakers who work for nonprofit organizations explain their jobs. Students also examine the role of nonprofit organizations as they relate the economy.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 11 Views 8 Downloads
Jobs I Can Do: Electronic Portfolio
Twelfth graders investigate the concept of discovering jobs and how to adapt to life even with a disability. They take part in field experiences and take pictures using a digital camera while creating an electronic portfolio of possible jobs that could be pursued.
12th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 6 Downloads
Wanted! Early Primary Social Studies Task
Students design a page describing a community helper which will ultimately turn into a book. In this volunteering lesson plan, students discover different community helper jobs, design a page dedicated to one of those jobs, then collaborate with their classmates to create a large book given to a community organization.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
High schoolers engage in a instructional activity that is about the concept of measuring the statistical data of a population taken from a census. The data is interpreted and recorded looking for trends in subjects like world economy and job opportunities.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 27 Downloads
New Review The Cultural Geography of Australia, Oceana, and Antarctica
What people groups originally settled in Australia and Oceania, and how do their geography and history affect the regions' cultural makeup? Here you'll find a traditional textbook chapter covering these topics, including informational text, comprehension and discussion questions, images, and map activities.
6th - 9th Social Studies & History 25 Views 12 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Skills Employers Want - Do You Have Them?
Middle schoolers complete a self-assessment on their employability skills, then discuss how they can improve those competencies that need improvement regarding success in school, jobs, and their personal lives.
6th - 8th 21st Century Skills 7 Views 46 Downloads