Use this guide sometime during the 8th grade year to make a plan as to which courses a student will take and when.
Color code subject areas to make sure enough courses are being taken in each content area. For instance, you might write language arts/English courses in red, math courses in blue, social science courses in orange, science courses in green, and electives in yellow.
Readjust this sheet each year of high school. Print multiple copies if needed.
In the “Community Service, Volunteering, and Extracurricular Activities” section, you may consider writing the grade level/time period in which the activity was complete. For example, you might write “Baseball (Summer 2016)” or “Service Trip to Nicaragua (Grade 11).”