This activity encourages students to identify future goals and steps to make their dreams become a reality. An excellent way to achieve goals is to write them down. The Future Graduates Booklet is just the place for the students to record their goals.
This resource packet includes:
1. Future Graduates Booklet:
Have students complete each section of the booklet: expected
year to graduate, dreams and career interests, steps to achieve
goals, and planning for possible challenges along the way. The
Graduation Acrostic poem on the title page contains a positive
message about high school graduation and the last page
provides students with tips for high school success.
How to assemble: Print the two booklet pages on both sides of
one sheet of paper or cardstock. Fold to make the booklet.
2. Graduation Acrostic Poem Card:
The poem that appears on the Future Graduates Booklet title
page is printed on this sheet. Simply print on plain Avery
business card cardstock or regular cardstock, ten per sheet.
Each is the size of a business card. Give each student a card
along with his or her Future Graduates Booklet.
3. Career Search Worksheet:
A simple worksheet to help students research careers of
interest, education requirements and job salaries. Provide
copies of Possible Career Opportunities handout.
4. Possible Career Opportunities Handout:
Students can become familiar with career opportunities from