Life Skills Reading and Writing: Resume Writing for Jobs

Life Skills Reading and Writing: Resume Writing for Jobs
Life Skills Reading and Writing: Resume Writing for Jobs
Life Skills Reading and Writing: Resume Writing for Jobs
Life Skills Reading and Writing: Resume Writing for Jobs
Life Skills Reading and Writing: Resume Writing for Jobs
Life Skills Reading and Writing: Resume Writing for Jobs
Life Skills Reading and Writing: Resume Writing for Jobs
Life Skills Reading and Writing: Resume Writing for Jobs
Grade Levels
Product Rating
File Type

Compressed Zip File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

2 MB|6 pages
Also included in:
  1. Life Skills Reading | Writing | Careers | Jobs | Research | Interviews | Bundle | Cover Letters | Resumes | Interest Assessment | If you are looking to start a job unit in class but have no idea where to begin, look no further! This download has EVERYTHING you can possibly need to jump start your in
    Save $5.00
  2. Life Skills Reading | Writing | Cover Letters | Resumes | Jobs |Interested in a unit that teaches kids everything they will need to write stellar resumes and cover letters? You have found the perfect bundle for you! This download will help your students master this very important real world skill. E
    Save $1.00
Product Description

Life Skills Reading | Writing | Resume | Jobs |

Many students lack the skills needed to write a proper resume. Even more are unaware of how much merit a solid resume holds in regards to the success of how well their job hunt will go.

I created this download out of a necessity to help teach my students a very important life skill that often gets overlooked in classrooms. Even though this would work for any teenager, I use it in my special education classroom to get resistant writers to start the writing process on a more personal level.

This resume activity is strongly centered around the resume process for STUDENTS. I included questions that are relevant to them (ex: classes taken at school). This makes the activity so much more functional!

The whole activity is scaffolded to support students with creating their own individualized resume. Let's face it - this is no easy task even for adults to do on their own!

Save yourself the headache of creating this yourself and use this download in your vocational themed lessons today!

At the end of the unit, I love to print a finalized copy of each student's resume. We add it to their portfolio's and send a digital copy home as well. Many parents and students have gone on to say how helpful this activity has been long after they have graduated from my classroom.

Don't forget to look at my COVER LETTER writing unit as well! I pair them both up together so students can be truly ready for job interviews! To buy my COVER LETTER unit, Click Here!

Purchase Includes:

- 1 worksheet familiarizing students with basic vocational vocabulary (7 comprehension questions)

- 3 pages of scaffolded worksheets that support students step by step in the resume writing process

- 1 fully EDITABLE resume document that students can type in with their own personal information

Interested in Other Job Themed Downloads?

Resumes:Click Here!

Cover Letters:Click Here!

Resume and Cover Letter BUNDLE:Click Here!

Job Interest Inventory:Click Here!

Job Research:Click Here!

Job Interview:Click Here!

Job Research and Job Interview BUNDLE:Click Here!

WANT THEM **ALL**???:Click Here!

Interested in Other Work Related Downloads?

Reading Work Schedules: Click Here!

Reading Paystubs: Click Here!

Understanding Gross Versus Net Pay - Click Here!

Minimum Wage Reality Check: Click Here!

** Want them ALL? **: Click Here!

Looking for Post Secondary Jobs That Only Require a HIGH SCHOOL Diploma?

High School Diploma Job Options: Click Here!

Need Other Popular Life Skills Lessons?

Recipe Comprehension:Click Here!

Coupons, Reading Emphasis: Click Here!

Food Directions: Click Here!

Medicine Labels: Click Here!

Receipts: Click Here!

Tickets: Click Here!

Hours of Operation: Click Here!

Safety Signs, Community Signs: Click Here!

Dollar Up, 1s, 5s, and 10s: Click Here!

Menu Math:Click Here!

How to Use a Microwave:Click Here!

How to Use a Stove:Click Here!

How to Use an Oven:Click Here!

Coupons, Picture Emphasis:Click Here!

Bus Schedules:Click Here!

Measuring Cups:Click Here!

Budgets:Click Here!

Generic vs. Name Brand:Click Here!


Follow My Store!

To follow my store simply click on “follow me” under Life Skills Creations on the top of my store page. You will be one of the first people to know when I have a sale or post new Life Skills Freebies in my store.

Leave Feedback and Earn Credits!

Don’t forget to leave feedback after you purchase a product! Leaving feedback also earns you "credits" which can be used for discounts on future purchases. I would very much appreciate your positive feedback!

Total Pages
6 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
Report this Resource
Digital Download
More products from Life Skills Creations
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up