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217 resources with the keyterm career

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ISTEP + Grade 6 Item Sampler

For Teachers 5th - 6th
In this cross-curricular sampler of worksheets, students determine the meaning of specialized vocabulary and to understand the precise meaning of grade-level-appropriate words, describe and connect the essential ideas, arguments, and...
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Organic Farmer

For Teachers 6th - 12th Standards
Camp Joy Gardens, a small, non-profit, Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) farm, runs classes for children and adults. The narrator of a short video about Camp Joy Gardens explains how CSA farms can work as a profitable business, as...
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Lesson: What's your Passion?

For Teachers 1st - 5th
What inspires people and fuels their creative endeavors? Passion! Find out what drives your learners as they examine a painting as it relates to a person's passion. They create a reflective visual or written piece that describes their...
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Module: Workplace Skills

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Get your future professionals working in teams as part of a college and career readiness lesson. Discuss times learners have been on teams. What worked and what didn't? How did they settle disagreements? There is a teamwork handout here...
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Career Vocabulary

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Teaching your junior high learners about careers? Then this career vocabulary activity is for you. Learners acquire vocabulary and an understanding of how to use career-related words in a real-world context through the Frayer model and...
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Stepping Into Careers

For Teachers 1st - 4th
For this career lesson, students take a look at the qualities a person must possess in order to be considered a "cooperative person." Students make a record of daily activities showing responsibility at school and home for a one week...
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The Dream Career

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students engage the study of career paths while conducting research using a variety of resources. They use the information in order to focus upon a specific career path. Then the research is focused upon that one path. Students set goals...
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Computer Literacy Career Research Project

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers write a two or three-page typewritten paper on a career of interest. They collect research materials from the library and Internet. They are also required to include at least four citations from a minimum of four different...
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Preparing for Your Dream Job

For Teachers 8th - 9th
Have your pupils starting thinking about their future careers? Before you begin a career unit, take a look at this activity, which presents four primary sources from the 1920's - 1940's. They will examine each source and determine its...
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The Influence of Values on Career Choice

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Students examine job opportunities and how things in their lives influence their choices. In this investigative lesson students complete a worksheet and several exercises.
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Men, Women, and Careers

For Teachers K - 3rd Standards
Teach young learners that they can have any job they want, no matter their gender! An elementary lesson emphasizes that while some jobs may be more closely associated with men or with women, people of either gender can complete them....
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Tootsie Roll, Tootsie Roll, Who Art Thou?

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students discuss gender role stereotyping and males and females in non-traditional work roles. They debate and discuss opinions as a group, and then as a class, concerning "men only" and "women only" jobs
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Targeting Careers: My Goal

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders investigate the concept of setting a goal within several different contexts. They participate in a game to illustrate the need for a goal and then focus upon the setting of a short term educational goal because of the age...
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Karma Tycoon (Video Game): Running a Nonprofit Unit

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Your class learns to launch and operate a nonprofit, procure funding, manage finances, and help others with this superbly designed unit. Includes well-crafted activities, Internet research, worksheets, vocabulary, and a high-interest...
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College or Bust?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Based on a New York Times article, "The College Drop-Out Boom," participants in a fishbowl discussion formulate and express opinions about the correlation between level of education, career options, and economic mobility. Ample...
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Value of Education: Education and Earning Power

For Teachers 4th - 9th
Students explore the concept a higher education yields higher earnings. Throughout the class, students visit six workstations and examine occupations, education, salaries, spending, banking, and taxes. As students rotate through the...
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Exploring Living Science Careers

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Pupils explore a variety of agricultural careers that are available and look into them in terms of the economics and suitability to their interests.  In this agriculture careers lesson students research the agriculture careers and...
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Real Life Challenge

For Students 7th - 9th
In this consumer mathematics instructional activity, students use the newspaper to complete the sheet and figure out their budget for the next six months. They include parenting challenges and a new baby in their budget factors.
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Making Decisions in Career and Technical Education

For Teachers 9th - Higher Ed
Students explore possible career and technical education decisions. They develop the steps in a systematic decision making process. Students apply the steps of the decision making process to help them make a decision. They discuss...
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Personal Finance and Budget

For Teachers 8th - 9th
Investigate personal finances and budgeting with your middle schoolers. They calculate their cost of living given various costs of amenities. They use their calculations to determine if their expenses exceed their income, if so they must...
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Job Shadow Project Outline

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Provide your pupils with the opportunity to learn about a profession firsthand. Individuals shadow a professional and conduct an interview. The assignment packet includes questions to ask, a job shadow proposal, a job shadow record...
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Children’s Librarian

For Teachers 6th - 12th
The children's librarian in the Alameda County Library system gives a brief description of her job duties. She also informs viewers how she was able to obtain this position at the library. Tip: Show this during your career unit.
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Fire Fighter

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Many young kids' dreams are to become a fire fighter when they grow up. This video will give them a glimpse inside the San Jose Fire Department. Jerry, a firefighter paramedic, talks about his position, how he prepared for his job, as...
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Youth Services Program Manager

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Deryk Clark talks about a typical day as the Program Manager for Safe Place at the Bill Wilson Center. He explains his training prior to obtaining this position, as well as why he loves it!