Career Preparation Actions Card Set / Group Activity - FREE

Grade Levels
8th - 12th
Formats Included
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  • Activity
7 pages
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FREE career preparation "If You Want a Career as…?" card set activity enables students to brainstorm actions they can take while in school to prepare for future careers. Interactive, thought-provoking questions provide a fun group activity, daily warm-up, writing prompts, or engaging brain tickler for career exploration, life skills, work skills, business, vocational, or CTE students. Option: Use the cards as writing or research prompts. Set includes 34 cards plus blank templates for additional student- or teacher-generated questions (total of 7 pages).

Includes 7 print-and-go PDF pages.

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Sample questions:

If you want a career as...

1. ...a politician, what school and civic organizations should you consider joining?

2. ...a computer engineer, what companies should you ‘follow’ online?

3. ...an entrepreneur, how can you gain real-world business experience?

4. ...an artist, why is it important to attend and enter student art exhibits?

5. ...a salesperson, how can you learn and benefit from participation in school fundraising events?

Single user license - resource is intended to be printed and used by one teacher only. Materials may NOT be redistributed or posted on the Internet (including personal, school, or class websites).

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Total Pages
7 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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