Students participate in a lesson that focuses on the research of a chosen career field. They gather information from a variety of resources. The information is used to compose a research paper or powerpoint presentation.
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A Close Reading of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address
Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address provides the text for a series of close reading exercises that model for instructors how carefully crafted guiding questions can help readers think critically about what they read, thus developing...
7th - 10th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
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...
6th - 9th English Language Arts
Be the Change: Workplace Readiness
"Tell me a little about yourself." Help students gear up for impending interviews by having them role-play with another student. They'll also be conducting internet research on both for-profit and nonprofit jobs, and they'll be crafting...
9th - 12th English Language Arts
Career and College Planning and Development
Eleventh graders make plans for the future. In this career and college planning lesson, 11th graders research the educational requirements and attributes of careers they are interested in. Students create career portfolios that feature...
11th 21st Century Skills