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What is the Importance of Developing Job Skills?
Financial literacy is the way to teach! The class works in small groups to discover the relationship between education and income level. They use their math and problem-solving skills to complete two different activities. They work out a team budget, then work through a scenario based budgeting game.
7th - 8th Math 49 Views 121 Downloads
The ABCs of Getting and Keeping a Job
Learners explore qualities necessary in keeping a job. In teams, using each letter of the alphabet, students brainstorm important job skills and attitudes. They associate skills in getting a job with skills in keeping a job. Team information is shared and discussed with the entire class.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 11 Views 94 Downloads
Professionalism: Doing What Works
There are so many do's and don'ts in the workplace. Give future employees a head start in understanding good workplace behavior. They create a list of personal characteristics that are strengths or need improvement. They analyze workplace behavior in several scenarios, focusing on specific job skills.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 49 Views 74 Downloads
Reading Job Skills: Interviewing for a Job
In this help-wanted ad worksheet, students examine 5 help-wanted ads and use the information from the ads to match people to appropriate jobs according to their character descriptions. Students also write 2 questions that an employer might ask in a job interview.
6th - 9th Language Arts 13 Views 172 Downloads
First graders verbally list personal, ethical and work habit skills needed for classroom jobs during discussion. They discuss why it is important to be honest when doing a job in the classroom? Students give examples of three skills. They are given a Classroom Jobs Activity Sheet with the instructions.
1st Social Studies & History 17 Views 72 Downloads
My School Job
Second graders discuss why classrooms have helpers to complete everyday tasks. In groups, they participate in a role-play activity in which they complete the assigned tasks. To end the lesson, they complete a worksheet in which they apply for one of the jobs.
2nd 21st Century Skills 4 Views 36 Downloads
Me and My Job Shadow, Part 2
Third graders identify the skills that are important in performing helper jobs in the school and the skills that are possessed personally by the student. They write a short paragraph to summarize the information taught about their top three job shadowing choices.
3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 22 Downloads
Students, while in the computer lab, experience and practice typing a simple resume. They assess how to write their job skills, work experience and educational experience in a simple resume while reviewing the main parts of a resume and how to access a variety of examples of formats for resumes.
9th - Higher Ed Technology & Engineering 3 Views 13 Downloads
The Top Ten On-The-Job Skills and Attitudes
Students interview people who have a business and have people working for them. They create a bar graph with the results of their survey. They create a chart with the most important skills or attitudes looked for in a potential employee.
5th - 8th 21st Century Skills 11 Views 62 Downloads
Resume Writing Workshop
The ability to write a concise and effective resume is an essential skill for those seeking employment. Prepare your pupils for the working world with a resume-writing assignment. Start off by showing them this presentation, which outlines how to put together a resume.
8th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 6 Views 6 Downloads