This mini-unit plan is designed to teach basic resume and cover letter writing skills to students. It can be adapted for use with middle years, secondary, English-as-an-additional-language, or special education students.
During this mini-unit, students will learn to:
- Identify the essential parts of a resume
- Identify the essential parts of a cover letter
- Complete pre-resume planning
- Create their own simple resume and cover letter using templates
This unit contains several informational handouts, a pre-resume planning worksheet, and both resume and cover letter writing templates.