Governor's Institute for Career Education and Work
within the Community
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Governor’s Institute for Career Education and Work Activity
by Carol Kruskie, Greg Nagurney and Ron Bolam
Employment Opportunities within the Community
|Brief Overview||Students will research one career of their choice.|
|Content Area(s)||Language Arts 1.4.5B,1.4.5C, Reading 1.2.5A, Writing 1.4.5B|
|Other standards supported||PSCA, ASCA|
|Prep Time||30 minutes|
|Learning Objectives||Students will list several
careers from the local community by elements of employment.
After interviewing local speakers, students will research a career of interest based on the elements of employment within their community.
|Materials Needed||Materials provided by speakers
about employment opportunities from within the community.
Podium, chalk, overhead projector, blackboard, paper, pencils
|Detailed Activity Steps||
|Theory basis||Trait and Factor Theory|
|Evaluation/Assessment||Reports will be evaluated through local Language Arts rubrics.|
|Adaptation for at risk kids||One-to-one assistance with report writing|