In this activity, students will create a LinkedIn profile for George Washington.
INSTRUCTIONS: Create a LinkedIn Profile for George Washington using the link provided for biographical details such as education, experience, skills, interests, and accomplishments. You may also use the link provided as a resource to gather names of “connections” and contemporaries who would have likely written/provided “endorsements” for Washington. As you review the link below, look for clues that might shed light on “Ads” that would likely appear on Washington’s LinkedIn page.
If time permits, form hiring committees (small groups of 3 or 4). Randomly distribute Washington’s LinkedIn profiles to each group to review. As a group, discuss weather you would hire Washington for one of the following positions: (each group may choose their own position to hire for): A) Professor B)Writer C) President of a Non-Profit Organization D) Other _____________.
This resource includes one worksheet (2 font options) and two instruction/sample worksheets. (Resource links are included.) A Google Drive version is also included in this product!
This resource is appropriate for a middle or high school-level Social Studies or English course. No prep required! Perfect "sub day" activity!
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