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. Manufacturing PSA

    • Resource ID: PSA17
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The following public service announcements have been written and produced for the Manufacturing cluster specifically.
  4. Lesson Plan: Basic Angles in Welding

    • Resource ID: 14114
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson helps students to get acquainted with instructions to build correct angles for various welding projects.
  5. Lesson Plan: Manufacturing - Filling the Gap

    • Resource ID: 14131
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate their ability to fill the end of a 1 inch piece of square tubing. It is critical that students are able to fill gaps with an arc weld. 
  6. Lesson Plan: Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)

    • Resource ID: 14135
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    It is critical that students are able to demonstrate the proper processes to use in Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW). In this lesson, students will learn the methods used in Fluxed Core Arc Welding.
  7. Lesson Plan: Manufacturing - Welding Basic Lines and Views

    • Resource ID: 14116
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate knowledge of welding sketches and identify types of welds such as fillet, groove, spot, plug, and flanged.
  8. Lesson Plan: Basic Metals in Welding

    • Resource ID: 14118
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify commonly used terms associated with metals, types of metals, and shapes of metals. In groups, students will conduct a Spark Test to sample different metals. 
  9. Lesson Plan: Welding Box Project

    • Resource ID: 14127
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    It is critical that students are able to demonstrate welding skills necessary to complete a project independently. In this lesson, students will construct a 5x3 divided metal box.
  10. Lesson Plan: Using a Ruler

    • Resource ID: 14163
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Through this lesson, students will be able to read and use a ruler to conduct work pertaining to welding.
  11. Lesson Plan: Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems

    • Resource ID: 14008
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn the principles of hydraulic and pneumatic systems in a manufacturing process.
  12. Lesson Plan: Mass Production in Manufacturing

    • Resource ID: 14105
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn the impact of mass production in increasing the efficiency of manufacturing. The students will be able to create a paper towel holder using mass production techniques.
  13. Lesson Plan: Success in the Welding Shop

    • Resource ID: 14159
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will be able to successfully participate in a welding shop environment and interview for a position in a shop.
  14. Diversified Manufacturing I

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Diversified Manufacturing I, students gain knowledge and skills in the application, design, production, and assessment of products, services, and systems and how those knowledge and skills are applied to manufacturing. The study of manufacturing systems allows students to reinforce, apply,...
  15. Diversified Manufacturing II

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Diversified Manufacturing II, students will gain knowledge and skills in the application, design, production, and assessment of products, services, and systems and how those knowledge and skills are applied to manufacturing. The study of manufacturing systems allows students to reinforce,...
  16. Practicum in Manufacturing/Extended Practicum in Manufacturing

    • Grade Range: 12
    The Extended Practicum in Manufacturing course is designed to give students supervised practical application of previously studied knowledge and skills. Practicum experiences can occur in a variety of locations appropriate to the nature and level of experience. Students shall be awarded one...
  17. Introduction to Welding

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Introduction to Welding will introduce welding technology with an emphasis on basic welding laboratory principles and operating procedures. Students will be introduced to the three basic welding processes. Topics include: industrial safety and health practices, hand tool and power machine use,...
  18. Manufacturing Engineering Technology I

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Manufacturing Engineering Technology I, students will gain knowledge and skills in the application, design, production, and assessment of products, services, and systems and how those knowledge and skills are applied to manufacturing. Students will prepare for success in the global economy....
  19. Manufacturing Engineering Technology II

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Manufacturing Engineering Technology II, students will gain knowledge and skills in the application, design, production, and assessment of...
  20. Metal Fabrication and Machining I

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Metal Fabrication and Machining I provides the knowledge, skills, and certifications required for equal employment opportunities in the metal production industry. Students must have opportunities to reinforce, apply, and transfer knowledge and skills to a variety of settings and problems.
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