1. Principles of Human Services

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    Principles of Human Services is a laboratory course that will enable students to investigate careers in the Human Services Career Cluster, including counseling and mental health, early childhood development, family and community, personal care, and consumer services. Each student is expected to...
  2. Practicum in Human Services/Extended Practicum in Human Services

    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Extended Practicum in Human Services provides background knowledge and occupation-specific training that focuses on the development of consumer services, early childhood development and services, counseling and mental health services, and family and community-services careers. Content for...
  3. Lesson Plan: A Business Plan for Salon Ownership

    • Resource ID: 19685
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze factors in opening a salon and identify components and design a business plan for a salon.
  4. Lesson Plan: A Caregiver’s Responsibilities

    • Resource ID: 19686
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand and recognize the roles and responsibilities of caregivers and how they have an impact on the development of all children including those with special needs. Students will also develop the daily activities for three days of a day care center keeping in mind...
  5. Lesson Plan: A Little Thing That Changes EVERYTHING!

    • Resource ID: 19687
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will study the areas of parenting skills and responsibilities, in preparation for careers related to the care and education of children.
  6. Lesson Plan: A Look at Legal Responsibilities and Child Labor Laws

    • Resource ID: 19688
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify the function and impact of labor laws designed to protect children in the United States and evaluate the impact of changing societal patterns and demographics on the role of parents, children, and other family members.
  7. Lesson Plan: A Look at Workplace Ethics in the Human Services Industry

    • Resource ID: 19689
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the guidelines and influences of ethical behavior and analyze laws and regulations which focus on confidentiality in the workplace.
  8. Lesson Plan: A Look at Workplace Ethics

    • Resource ID: 19690
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the guidelines of ethical behavior in a workplace.
  9. Lesson Plan: A Safe and Welcoming Environment for All

    • Resource ID: 19691
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will summarize how to provide an emotionally and physically safe work environment.
  10. Lesson Plan: Assisting in the Development of Children with Special Needs

    • Resource ID: 19692
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify characteristics indicative of special needs or in children and develop appropriate strategies and adaptations of curriculum for special needs children.
  11. Lesson Plan: Becoming Independent

    • Resource ID: 19693
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate responsibilities of becoming an independent adult and explore adjustments related to becoming an independent adult.
  12. Lesson Plan: Brain Power

    • Resource ID: 19694
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will define vocabulary words associated with the nervous system and the brain, explain how the brain is imaged, and examine how brain injuries impact a person’s behavior.
  13. Lesson Plan: Building Family Strengths - Personal Identity and Self-Esteem

    • Resource ID: 19695
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify ways to develop healthy self-concepts. They will also recognize how the family influences the development of personal identity.
  14. Lesson Plan: Building Healthy Family Relationships

    • Resource ID: 19696
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify the family's role in fostering healthy relationships and its effect on other relationships.
  15. Lesson Plan: Building Healthy Lifelong Relationships

    • Resource ID: 19697
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will determine factors related to marital success by discussing functions and roles of dating and analyzing components of a successful marriage.
  16. Lesson Plan: Business Economics in the Human Services Industry

    • Resource ID: 19698
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify the global aspects of Human Services industry careers and research quality-control systems for goods and services in the Human Services industry.
  17. Lesson Plan: Can’t We All Just Get Along - Conflict Resolution Strategies

    • Resource ID: 19700
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will review steps to solving conflicts in different situations and demonstrate effective communication skills – verbal, non-verbal, written, and electronic.
  18. Lesson Plan: Can’t We All Just Get Along

    • Resource ID: 19702
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate effective communication skills and brainstorm solutions to personal and workplace conflicts.
  19. Lesson Plan: Careers in Child Development - Exploring Employment Opportunities

    • Resource ID: 19703
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students are expected to evaluate careers in the child care profession and analyze the impact of career decisions on care giving.  Students will exhibit employability skills such as communication, problem-solving, leadership, teamwork, ethics, and technical skills, as they all...
  20. Lesson Plan: Careers in Counseling and Mental Health

    • Resource ID: 19704
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    Students are expected to research career options in the mental health field, assess salaries, duties, work environment and outline workplace skills.