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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 58 Views 126 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 68 Views 82 Downloads
Should Schools Have a Vocational Track?
To prepare for an informed discussion of whether or not public schools should include a vocational track, class members read an annotated academic text, examine a fact sheet, and develop a script for an interview. Pairs craft the script in such a way that each response challenges or builds on something in the previous statement.
7th - 10th Language Arts 8 Views 9 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 20 Views 74 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 17 Views 42 Downloads
Mapping with the Public Land Survey: Understanding Township and Range Notation
Vocational training, tech schools, or high school career training programs! Teaching learners about mapping and land survey just got easier. Each of the 12 slides shows how to use the grid technique to conduct and analyze township and Range Notation.
12th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 4 Views 5 Downloads
Ag Mechanics: Electricity
Train those upper graders in the world of agricultural mechanics related to electricity. There are 17 different electricity-related terms that include a definition, image, and examples. Great to use for vocational training or during electrician apprenticeships.
10th - 12th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads
Guide to Communicating
Teacher, project managers, or those in a vocational training program will understand how to communicate effectively. Work place communication, listening techniques, and communication models are discussed in a resource is specific to project management.
12th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 20 Views 45 Downloads
Employment Soft Skills: EL Civics
Help your English learners with their conversational and occupational skills in this presentation. A phone conversation between an employee (Sandy) and her boss (Mr. Williams) demonstrates English conversation procedures, as well as job-related terms and vocabulary.
5th - Higher Ed English Language Development 3 Views 17 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 6 Views 38 Downloads
The ABCs of Getting and Keeping a Job
Students 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 13 Views 96 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
Reading Job Skills: Interviewing for a Job
For this help-wanted ad worksheet, learners 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 18 Views 174 Downloads
Allowing Students to Explore Simple Physics and Marketing in English Class
Scientific method, linear measurements, friction, inertia. Imagine learning scientific vocabulary in an ELA class. Before researching and developing a presentation about simple machines, class members build a common, but decidedly watered-down, version of these terms and scientific principles.
9th Language Arts 30 Views 74 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Lyddie: An Instructional Unit Resource Guide
Katherine Paterson’s young adult novel Lyddie is the foundation of a differentiated instruction unit that not only explores the rise of industrialization and labor but women’s rights issues as well. The resource links, list of activities, assessment tools, and template for planning modifications make this a powerful teacher resource.
6th - 8th Language Arts 62 Views 94 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Resume and Cover Letter Tips
After exploring their likes, dislikes, and personal skills, learners examine career options. They discuss the differences between profit and non-profit employers, look at a list of jobs that interest them, and talk about what makes a good resume.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 42 Views 71 Downloads
Would Increasing the Minimum Wage Reduce Poverty?
Here is a fantastic and relevant question to discuss with your class members. Using detailed reading material and a related worksheet, your learners will learn about labor markets, equilibrium wages, price floors, and who exactly would benefit from higher earnings from increased minimum wages.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 14 Views 10 Downloads CCSS: Designed