1. New Teacher Checklist

    • Resource ID: TeacherChecklist
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    This checklist is designed to guide a new Career and Technical Education (CTE) teacher as the teacher plans for a successful school year. It is a general list of activities that a new teacher might need to plan for and be aware of. This list is not intended to be an all-inclusive or required...
  2. CTE Acronym/Terms

    • Resource ID: Ressource Terms
    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    The purpose of this document is to provide a list of common terms used in Career and Technical Education (CTE) education. Several new CTE teachers come from industry into the classroom, and may not yet be familiar with terms used in CTE classroom or laboratory settings. While this document is...
  3. Lesson Plan: Anatomy and Physiology Worldwide

    • Resource ID: 12252
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will research healthcare concerns of our global society. Students will also complete a project on the effects of aging on the body.
  4. Lesson Plan: Entrepreneurship in the Health Care Industry

    • Resource ID: 12255
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will be able to explore these entrepreneurial opportunities by completing a project in which they will organize and create a business.
  5. Lesson Plan: Academic Requirement Research

    • Resource ID: 12258
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore requirements for various careers and determine the education and/or training that is needed for those careers.
  6. Lesson Plan: The Digestive System

    • Resource ID: 12402
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn to define and describe common terms associated with the digestive system, identify the anatomy of the digestive system, use roots, suffixes, and prefixes to analyze word meanings, and finally research common diseases of the digestive system.
  7. Health Science PSA

    • Resource ID: PSA16
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The following public service announcements have been written and produced for the Health Science cluster specifically.
  8. Lesson Plan: Communication Barriers

    • Resource ID: 12245
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will discuss barriers to communication, and methods to help overcome these barriers. Students will work in pairs to practice communicating with patients.
  9. Lesson Plan: Emerging Technologies in Medicine

    • Resource ID: 12256
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore the emerging technologies of the health care industry, and how these technologies have and will continue to impact the profession.
  10. Lesson Plan: A Language of Its Own

    • Resource ID: 12395
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson allows students to be exposed to roots, suffixes, and prefixes as well as medical abbreviations and acronyms. 
  11. Lesson Plan: Global Infectious Diseases

    • Resource ID: 12531
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn about infectious diseases that are the leading causes of death worldwide. They also learn to differentiate between emerging and reemerging diseases, analyze common infectious diseases, and examine available technology to combat infectious diseases in developing...
  12. Lesson Plan: Immunity and Diseases

    • Resource ID: 12533
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be walked through the process of identifying the immune system and learn how immunity is acquired, the organs of the immune system, the body's lines of defense, types of white blood cells, hormones, and vaccinations.
  13. Lesson Plan: Service Learning

    • Resource ID: 12250
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will have an opportunity to develop and participate in a Service Learning Project.
  14. Lesson Plan: Patient Education

    • Resource ID: 12247
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson, provides students the opportunity to reinforce, apply, and transfer their knowledge and skills related to mathematics in a variety of contexts.
  15. Lesson Plan: Emerging Technologies in Medicine

    • Resource ID: 12243
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will explore and analyze emerging technologies in health science and understand the need for continuing education advancement and training to stay up-to-date with new discoveries and technology in medicine.
  16. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics PSA

    • Resource ID: PSA18
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The following public service announcements have been written and produced for the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Communications cluster specifically.
  17. Lesson Plan: The Nature of Matter

    • Resource ID: 14804
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn how matter is fundamental to the understanding of electricity. Student will also be able to describe the atomic models, electron orbits and shells, and how valence electrons determine conductivity.
  18. Lesson Plan: Engineering Mathematics - Electrical Systems

    • Resource ID: 14899
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn about electricity and design a building/wing/floor that meets a certain power consumption criteria using conventional power sources (fossil fuels) and renewable power sources.
  19. Lesson Plan: Paper Airplane Design and Experiment

    • Resource ID: 14592
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson students will learn about engineering and problem solving when tasked to design a paper airplane to carry as many paper clips as possible.
  20. Lesson Plan: Career Pathways - STEM

    • Resource ID: 14608
    • Grade Range: 12
    In this lesson, students learn about various Career Pathways adopted by the federal government, explore a career of interest, research a college of choice, and choose companies of interest to work for after graduating from college.