Teach your students proper email etiquette with this 45-minute "How to Email" lesson that includes a high-interest intro. lecture and two fun real-world writing activities.
First, present the right and wrong way to build an email message with a dynamic 15-slide Prezi lecture. Then, assign students t
By pairing an engaging 43-minute video with a rich question/answer activity, students will have a meaningful class experience – even on a sub day. This lesson features a viewing of Billions in Change, a high-quality documentary readily available at multiple online sources, and critical thinking quest
Links to 10 amazing technology videos are included in this presentation.
* The videos are exciting, quick and definitely grab students’ attention.
* They showcase cutting edge technology.
* The videos are summarized and questions are included for student engagement.
This Activity was
This fun and colorful lesson includes a 43-slide powerpoint and maze activity in color and black & white.
Each slide is bright and concise with kid-friendly language and many slides include clipart.
There are also 16 embedded youtube videos and 3 youtube links (video settings wouldn't allow
This 125+ page packet bundle provides students with a variety of information and activities that help to introduce them to the skills necessary for obtaining a job or career. As there are a lot of documents included in this file, a teacher instruction page
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.
25 Commercials and Questions
• Show the commercials to your students using the links provided
• Students will answer a series of questions for each commercial
• I have shown/tested these commercials with many classes (some for several years)
• They are exciting, funny and definitely
Proportions, Percents and Analyzing Data Trends jump into the deep waters with this math project inspired by the popular TV show Shark Tank. Students learn some basic fundamentals of owning their own business while they learn foundational finance terms such as equity, value, EBIT and multiplier.
This maybe my best project as it combines so many factors. I love helping students learn communication skills, collaboration, and leadership. Leadership skills are not being taught as much anymore and we can see the lack of leadership skills all around us and how negatively that impacts our world. Yo
Compound interest is perhaps the most powerful force in the universe so it is important for students to understand it! Students will practice problems built around savings account, certificates of deposits, loans and credit cards.
To end the unit, students put on their hat as a financial advisor an
Excel 2010 and 2013
• Microsoft Excel is software that lets you create tables, and calculate and analyze data.
• This type of software is called spreadsheet software.
• Excel lets you create tables that automatically calculate the totals of numerical values you input, print out tab
These Cloze Notes introduce your students to the persuasive techniques of:
Appeal to Logic.
For each technique, the notes contains the definition of the persuasive technique, along with an example from advertising. The ads featur
Advertising / Media Literacy - Students pick an ad from a magazine they've brought into class and then analyze the advertising techniques used to present the product. Includes a detailed assignment sheet, a two-page worksheet about advertising techniques and marking rubrics (2 sizes).
This package contains 7 PowerPoint presentations that students can create in your classes.
1. Snack Treat
2. Wacky Product
3. Tech Gadget
4. Comparing 2 Cell Phones
5. Tech Sharing
6. How To Perform a Task
7. Tell Us About The First One Developed
Students are encouraged
Fun and novel way to assess your student's knowledge of persuasion: a maze!!
Students begin at the box under the large "start here" arrow. They decide the type of persuasion shown and follow their choice to the next box and continue through the maze until the “END” box.
Every box incl
This check writing packet is going to help you in your economics unit by not only introducing the concept of check writing, but also why it is important to keep track of how much money you have!
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Economic Lessons 1-4
Key Economic Concepts Made Easy
These worksheets and PowerPoints were designed to assist with the teaching of key economic concepts that many students struggle with. These concepts have
Keyboarding- Coloring in the Keyboard
This is a fun coloring activity that will help students learn the keys on the keyboard. Students can use colored pencils, crayons, etc. This is a great handout for students to use in order to learn which finger strikes each key on a computer keyboard. There is a
Middle School Economics. When I first started teaching I remember thinking, “How am I going to get kids excited about economics?” Then it hit me – make it about them! Included in this bundle are five activities I’ve done with my middle school students that are a hit every time. I hope you find th
Here are just a few of the things that students will learn about this amazing technology company through investigating videos, infographics and online articles…
• Why is Google giving their employees free food, massages and doing their laundry?
• Why is creativity very important to a company like Go
• Weebly is a user friendly FREE website builder
• Choose from hundreds of modern themes
• Layout pages with ready-made building blocks
• Customize your design to find the right look
• Publish your site in a single click
• Use your own domain or a fr
• This presentation will get you started with using Windows Movie Maker - Your very own movie studio.
• It provides step by step instructions for adding photos, videos, audio files etc.
• Quickly add photos and footage from your PC or camera into Movie Maker
• Enhance your movie with audio and a them
Career Research Packet. If you teach about careers then this research packet will save you time by just printing these pages for you students and then allowing them to explore different careers they may be interested in pursuing.
Students will use the Occupational Outlook web site to gather infor
Examining infographics about the digital revolution
* An infographic (information graphic) is a representation of information in a graphic format designed to make the data easily understandable at a glance.
* People use infographics to quickly communicate a message
This is a bundle of marketing lessons and activities. These resources explore current marketing topics and trends and incorporate multi-media technology including video, website investigations and online articles. I have taught Marketing for over 10 years and have updated and expanded my lessons du
1. Executive Summary
2. Business Concept
3. Company Goals
4. Market Analysis
5. Target Market
6. Licenses and Insurance
8. Education and Work Experience
9. Business Details
10. Direct Competitor Analysis
11. Competitive Advantage
12. Marketing Profi
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
Looking for some example papers to use for teaching solid writing strategies for success on state writing tests? Need prompts and stimuli that are ready to go?
Included in this teaching pack:
-- fully developed prompt on students being paid for grades, editable Word format
-- one complete essay with
-Pictures of completed products/presentations! (Download the preview to see a few of them!)
-Optional Extension Feedback Activity (with pictures!)
-Shark Tank Judges Questions Sheet
-Questions/Worksheet for students to fill out during their peers' pre
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
You can get your own unique quality line drawings of UK money, commercial use welcome. Includes both color and black and white versions of both heads and tails of the coins.
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This Online Stock Market Portfolio Competition is operated by the Wall Street Journal's Virtual Stock Exchange (VSE).
Click on this link for this lesson bundled with a discounted comprehensive personal finance unit: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Comprehensive-Personal-Finance-Unit
This is a full unit teaching keyboarding/business students the correct formatting for business letter writing. This file includes an interactive PowerPoint that can be used several ways: The teacher can show the PowerPoint in class and teach by lecture, students can run it themselves and learn on the
This activity works well for applied math, business math, life skills or a money and banking finance course. You will receive an interactive notebook activity and a quiz.
Vocabulary words include:
Career preparation activities educate students about job skills (ethical, interpersonal, technical, organizational, behavioral) needed for workplace employment. For career readiness, CTE, vocational, co-op, work skills, and business students, the activities contain real-life employment situations and
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
Keyboarding- Typing- Pangram Sentences
A pangram is a sentence that contains all 26 letters of the alphabet. This handout contains 14 pangram sentences for students to practice typing after they have learned all the letter keys. It is great practice for them. You can have the students use a keyboard
Financial Literacy: Financing a Car -
This NO PREP LESSON is a great way to teach students everything they need to know about purchasing a new or used car. It is loaded with hands-on lessons that teach students the ins and outs of selecting a vehicle, finding the best interest rates
This is a fun, engaging lesson that makes a great follow-up to nonverbal & oral communication! This is my speech communication class' favorite lesson of the year!
* EDITABLE 20-slide powerpoint
* entertaining video examples (**PLEASE NOTE: This video comes from youtub
Budgeting- SPENT Online Interactive Game Directions/Discussion Sheets- MUST CHECK THIS SITE OUT!!
"SPENT" is an amazing web-based game in which players see what it is like trying to survive with a poor paying job and how important it is to have a good paying "career." Students choose a job and then
Advertising is a kind of message that tries to sell something. It is also used to sell ideas.
Contents (13 pages of text and worksheets)
-Production and regulation of ads
-History of Advertising
-Exercises and Key
The sample contains a complete non-printa
This activity has links to online articles and videos about technology news. Students will read the articles and answer questions. Links to the articles are found at the bottom of each slide.
This activity has been updated
Talk about "saturated pages!" This combo pack has everything a 7-12 grade teacher needs to start on the right foot when teaching letter writing. It is even connected to the Common Core for Language Arts. Good news, bad news, letter of introduction, and persuasive letters are addressed. Students w
Ultimate Business and Technology Package
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This project provides the opportunity for students to apply the Common Core practice of mathematical modeling to plan their own dream vacations, including choosing transportation, accommodations, food, and activities. It helps them learn to develop a budget, research various trip alternatives, and pr
Entrepreneur Project- DIY (Do It Yourself) Open for Business: is multi-step, long term economics project for students of all abilities and varied grade levels to learn how to form a small business and become young entrepreneurs.
Students of all ages are very aware of the hard economic times that
• Discovered the future of computing including the mouse and the first use of graphics on a computer
• Fired from Apple and returned years later to rebuild the company
• Bought Pixar and made Toy Story
• Discovered computers at age 12 and launc
This activity is intended to help students understand monopolies, how they led to the rise of Big Business in the beginning of the 20th Century, and their impact on consumers. This activity can be used when teaching the concept of monopolies, or as a lead-in to teaching the Progressive Era. Prior kno
This is a fun, engaging lesson for teaching the LISTENING PROCESS, TYPES OF LISTENING & LISTENERS, and BARRIERS TO LISTENING that your students will be sure to enjoy!
* EDITABLE 28-slide powerpoint
* 3 entertaining video examples (**PLEASE NOTE: These videos come fro