Analyze spending, use budgets, compute monthly payments and tie everything together in the Game of Life! A REAL WORLD MATH PROJECT! Basic Operations, Percentages and Critical Thinking are put to the test in this financial literacy challenge!
This is 60 page pdf with 3 assignments and 1 mega-project
The ultimate goal of common core standards is to prepare students for the work force. "Jobs, Life, and Budgeting" is a chance to teach kids how the real world works.
Students will have a chance to learn that making money does not always mean keeping money. With taxes, unforeseen circumstances, hous
This 26 piece Community Helpers and Job clip art pack includes:
construction workers - color and line art
baker - color and line art
chef - color and line art
trash collector - color and line art
scientist - color and line art
lawyer - color and line art
judge - color and line art
sales - ma
Use this portfolio to help guide teens (grades 6-12) plan a life full of success! Students will set their priorities, long term and short term SMART goals, and develop a summary of their "life plan". This portfolio is perfect for a beginning OR end of the year activity. Life Planning is perfect for
Career Craftivity - Career Cubes
Get your students thinking about their future careers with this fun career cube. This is the perfect activity to fill that time at the end of the year, and creates a great final product to display until your students take it home. Career cubes can be hung from
Save 25 % on this 105 piece clip art set featuring characters from different cultures and a large variety of professions.
2 fire fighters,
2 police officers
1 political leader
1 postal worker
1 hay sta
This 30 piece Community Helpers and Job chart clip art pack includes:
Banker - color and line art
Electrician - color and line art
Mechanics - color and line art
Photographer - color and line art
Meteorologist - color and line art
Gardener - color and line art
Hairdresser - color and line art
Get your students excited about the college research process with this creative pennant project. Students select a college and conduct research about the school, using the research guide. Then, they use the information to create a pennant which can be displayed in the classroom or hallway.
I used 12
The purpose of this project is to allow students to explore a career of interest. The following are some examples of potential career categories that students might be interested in: (a) Education (b) Law (c) Health Care (d) Trades (e) Agriculture (f) Technology, etc.
A great way to introduce STEM into your classroom!
The packet includes 4 critical thinking challenges centered on STEM learning (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). These activities expose students to the real world of science and engineering with challenges like "Think Like an Engineer" o
This simple pennant allows students to map out their interests and select a school of higher learning. Students fill in their name down the left side and an area they are interested in. This interest leads to a field of study, then finally, to a college choice. Great first day/week activity for your
A BINGO career game for science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) careers! Includes career descriptions and fun facts about each career.
Do you know what a sound engineer does? What about a food scientist? This twist on the classic BINGO game will expose students to exciting science and enginee
This career exploration packet helps children and teenagers consider some of the many options that are out there.
This resource includes a checklist of over 200 possible job choices (and a bonus checklist of 75 of the jobs with picture cues). "What do you want to be when you grow up?"
Great for ca
Making a Wise Career Choice
Career Clusters and Pathways
Students will be all to define and identify their interests, talents, skills, and values and explain why they are important when deciding a c
What Will I Be When I Grow Up?
Preparing students for their future careers can be a challenge since we now know that many of the students today will be working in careers that aren’t even invented yet. I don’t consider myself all that old but still, any career that includes the In
This career unit consists of 5 complete days of lessons with common core aligned lesson plans! No prep needed! Just print and implement!
Students will need internet access.
Middle school students will engage in webquest activities to explore careers, their interests, evaluate their strengths and
This product includes:
-52 Career “Go Fish!” game cards and directions for playing the game. (Make multiple sets for small groups!)
-13 Activity sheets with job descriptions for all 52 jobs grouped by career paths.
Career Paths Include:
The Best, Strangest, Deadliest, and Grossest Jobs
These are high interest reading comprehension worksheets focused on career exploration of six unique jobs
1. The Best Job in the World
2. The Strangest Job in the World
3. The Deadliest Job in the World
4. The Grossest
This 26 piece Community Helpers and Job clip art pack includes:
Astronaut - color and line art
Astronomer - color and line art
Chemist - color and line art
Photographer - color and line art
Entomologist - color and line art
Geologist - color and line art
Marine Biologist - color and line art
Skills Employers Desire
This is a complete lesson on Employable Skills. It will assist students with learning about those skills employers desire most. Students will be able to identify and explain the differences and similarities between soft, hard, and trans
Are you a teacher or school counselor looking for a fun activity to do with your intermediate or middle school students to foster career awareness and teach what it takes to set oneself up for success? "Playing the Career Lottery" is that activity!
This activity allows to students to think critical
Allow your students the opportunity to research the career of their choice in a fun engaging way. This Foldable activity gives the students a GREAT keepsake with relevant information about the career of their choose. Some of the information in which the students will research is the history, earni
This activity is meant for a middle or high school Family and Consumer Science culinary arts, restaurant management or foods class. The product includes a 4 slide powerpoint introducing the activity and an activity sheet if you choose to use it instead of having the kids make their own. This perfec
Do you want your students to understand that Math is relevant? Do you want your students to realize that they will actually need math skills for their jobs one day? Then this is the perfect project!
Using the example job profile I've provided along with the easy-to-follow instructions, your studen
Special Education IEP Transition Assessment Interest Inventory
This is a (7) page PDF file that meets the Transition requirements for IEP Development.
“All About Me” is easy to complete because the questions are designed in a “complete the sentence” format and check boxes.
Below are some example
Ready to start using the most powerful collaboration tool in your classroom? Google Docs is an amazing tools for teachers and students. This Google Docs Cheat Sheet will give teachers and students an overview of the NEW Docs Home Screen, as well as a good overview of the available features in the men
Tired of the same old research papers? This is a fun activity to motivate your students into researching careers. Cereal boxes are used to display their hard work so that others can learn from them as well.
This is a great poster to use to inspire students to "Dream Big" and realize that anything is possible. It also lists a variety of careers that are perfect for counselors and teachers to discuss college and career readiness.
Use this PDF file to print a poster to hang in your classroom.
This poster encourages students to use digital media in an encouraging way.
You can also use this file, and have your local office supply store blow it up to a larger size.
As important as technology is these days, many students still don't know common terminology as it relates to the computer, devices and technology in general. If you are looking for ways to incorporate more technology words into your classroom, these would be a great way to do so! There are every si
After viewing several samples - this is a recreation of a profile form that aligns with what I need for my middle school Career Connections classroom.
This is a form I use at the beginning of the year as a “Getting To Know You” Activity. This is a more creative and unique way to get students to wri
Great to use with Interest Surveys! The purpose of this lesson is for the students to learn the different career opportunities available and for them to start thinking of the career path they would like to take. This activity is a great way for students to visibly see the career clusters and apply
This bundle helps to promote Early College Awareness.
~40-45 minute lesson plan
~College Prep BINGO Game with 20 BINGO Cards, BINGO Draw Words, and ASCA standards
~I Have A Plan Worksheet
~College Spotlight Program--"How to Sheet" and "Fact Finding Sheet"
Materials are editable.
. Objectives: Students will be able to:
• Explain the importance of having strong teamwork skills in the workplace.
• Identify key teamwork skills.
• Describe the barriers that hinder the forming of a strong team.
• Explain how you can become a successful
This activity is helpful when preparing students for an upcoming job and/or mock interview.
a) Students watch a variety of YouTube videos as examples to demonstrate what a good and bad interview looks like.
b) Students hold mock interviews with each other following a sort of 'script' as to how th
This is a bundle of my career unit activities utilizing the career clusters. This bundle allows the students to research a career of their choice and make a lapbook with the information they discover. Also included is a poster set of the 16 different career clusters for you to display in your room.
This ebook includes 8 Google Cheat Sheets for Teachers and Students, including: The NEW Google Drive, Google Docs, Google Forms, Google Slides, Google Sheets, Google Drawings, Google Drive for the iPad, and Google Chrome! Each cheat sheet is filled with tips, tricks, and how-to information to take yo
This bulletin board kit contains 1 title page and 21 music career pages. Some careers highlighted are music producer, music critic, performer and more. The dollars and coins are not included in this kit. This download contains files in PDF form and in Microsoft Word (created with Word 2003).
This activity includes 12 Online Articles and Questions
1. Hidden Messages in Logos
2. 5 Big Companies’ Biggest Blunders
3. 17 Fact About McDonalds That Will Blow Your Mind
4. Tim Hortons Always Profitable
5. Teen Entrepreneur Looks To Inse
This Community Helpers Clip Art set includes
12 color and 12 line art images.
Make up Artist
All images are in a 300 dpi transparent png format. Please, read th
Google Drive Docs Student Intro/Assignment
Start taking advantage of one of the best ways to utilize technology to share, collaborate, and create!
This handout walks your student step-by-step through opening account, creating a document, inserting links, and sharing the document. It also involves
This is an activity I created while teaching a career development class in middle school. However, it could also be used in an upper elementary or even a high school classroom as part of a career class or a career unit. Students are challenged to name jobs or careers that began with every letter of
This packet will teach students in 4th-7th grade about career clusters in a fun and engaging way. Students will learn about the 16 different career clusters and jobs that are categorized into each career cluster. Students will also learn how one’s skills and interests relate to careers.
Career exploration "If You Become…?" card set interactively examines roles, responsibilities, rewards, and challenges of a variety of careers. Thought-provoking questions provide a fun cooperative activity, daily warm-up, or engaging brain tickler for career exploration, life skills, business, vocati
The College Research Pennant Project is a fun way to have students begin to think about and research different colleges. Students will fill out a research worksheet which will ask them to identify a college's demographics, majors, activities, etc. and then create a college pennant b
This complete Tool kit contains 40+ reproducible, easy to use guidance masters (tools) that cover every aspect of school to work guidance including career interview, career assessment, career exploration, career planning, career enhancement, and career entry, and much more.
These guidance worksheets
This worksheet is a great way to get students thinking about what they want to be when they grow up. It asks questions such as: why are you interested in this career? Do you have a role model who has this career? Why is this career important to the community? Describe what people who have this job do
Students will create these projects using Microsoft Publisher
2. Events Posters
3. Business Cards
4. Cereal Box
These activities contain activity instructions, student exemplars and marking schemes.
Note: These ac