1. Food Science

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Food Science, students conduct laboratory and field investigations, use scientific methods during investigations, and make informed decisions using...
  2. Advanced Culinary Arts

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Advanced Culinary Arts will extend content and enhance skills introduced in Culinary Arts by in-depth instruction of industry-driven standards to prepare students for success in higher education, certifications, and/or immediate employment.
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  3. Principles of Hospitality and Tourism

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    Principles of Hospitality and Tourism introduces students to an industry that encompasses lodging, travel and tourism, recreation, amusements, attractions, and food/beverage operations. Students learn knowledge and skills focusing on communication, time management, and customer service that meet...
  4. Culinary Arts

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Culinary Arts begins with the fundamentals and principles of the art of cooking and the science of baking and includes management and production skills and techniques. Students can pursue a national sanitation certification or other appropriate industry certifications. This course is offered as...
  5. Introduction to Culinary Arts

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Introduction to Culinary Arts will emphasize the principles of planning, organizing, staffing, directing, and controlling the management of a variety of food service operations. The course will provide insight into the operation of a well-run restaurant. Introduction to Culinary Arts will...
  6. Lesson Plan: Building Teamwork - Food Truck Design Project

    • Resource ID: 19764
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be provided with opportunities to explore and practice team building skills during the planning, development and presentation of a Food Truck Project using recycled items. Students will be able to make decisions regarding the name, type of food and a marketing slogan...
  7. Lesson Plan: 21st Century Employability Skills

    • Resource ID: 19757
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be introduced to skills needed for today’s job market and prepare them to enter the competitive workforce successfully.
  8. Lesson Plan: Adventures in Travel – Planning a Texas Vacation

    • Resource ID: 19758
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore local and regional tourism in their area, and develop a cost-effective Texas travel itinerary for various scenarios.
  9. Lesson Plan: Customer Service – The Cornerstone of Restaurant Operations

    • Resource ID: 19815
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will outline solutions and improvements to services that impact the customer.
  10. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options – Hospitality Services

    • Resource ID: 19827
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Hospitality and Tourism, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  11. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options – Hotel Management

    • Resource ID: 19828
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Hotel Management, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  12. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options – Principles of Hospitality and Tourism

    • Resource ID: 19837
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Principles of Hospitality and Tourism, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  13. Lesson Plan: Exploring Careers in Hospitality and Tourism

    • Resource ID: 19841
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore careers in the hospitality and tourism industry and research skills, education, abilities, and work activities for a specific career.
  14. Lesson Plan: The Importance of Customer Service Skills

    • Resource ID: 19922
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the importance of quality customer service by determining ways to provide service that anticipates customers' needs, and creates a successful business in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry. 
  15. Lesson Plan: Travel and Tourism Industry

    • Resource ID: 19928
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will differentiate between the hospitality industry and the tourism industry. Learning about each industry's unique functions, students will have a deeper understanding and a better perspective on choosing their career path.
  16. Lesson Plan: Managing Career and Family in Travel and Tourism

    • Resource ID: 19930
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify and analyze the demands of employment in the travel and tourism industry.  Students will participate in activities to create balance in life between work and personal time.
  17. Lesson Plan: The Balancing Act Managing A Career and Family

    • Resource ID: 19933
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze the demands of employment in the hospitality and tourism industry. Students will also analyze time-saving techniques and illustrate a 30-day calendar of activities.
  18. Lesson Plan: Technology in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry

    • Resource ID: 19937
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify technology equipment use in the hospitality and tourism industry.
  19. Lesson Plan: Be Our Guest - Customer Service Skills in Restaurant and Food Services, and Travel and Tourism

    • Resource ID: 20168
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the importance of customer service in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry, particularly the travel industry and food service industry.  Students will analyze how to anticipate customer needs.
  20. Lesson Plan: Marketing Strategies For Your Restaurant

    • Resource ID: 20020
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will use oral and written communication to effectively develop marketing presentations and other marketing strategies for a restaurant they will create.