1. Lesson Plan: Managing Your Paycheck in the Food Industry Career

    • Resource ID: 20022
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will apply effective money management and financial planning techniques, and create a personal budget based on a career in the Culinary Arts Industry.
  2. Lesson Plan: Food Safety and Sanitation Guidelines

    • Resource ID: 19844
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the importance of food safety and sanitation in Culinary Arts, and in restaurants.
  3. Lesson Plan: Careers in the Food Industry - Connecting Education

    • Resource ID: 19770
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will outline education opportunities available after high school graduation, especially in the food industry. Students will also evaluate personal job skills, aptitude, and interests with a state recognized assessment program.
  4. 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.
  5. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options – Operations of Restaurants

    • Resource ID: 19838
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Operations of Restaurants, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  6. Lesson Plan: Ethics in Operations of Restaurants

    • Resource ID: 19891
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will investigate the legal and ethical responsibilities in the food service industry.  Students will role-play in scenarios and then answer, "What would you do?"  Students will demonstrate professional and ethical decision-making skills in the workplace.
  7. Lesson Plan: The Balancing Act Managing Career and Family in Restaurant Management

    • Resource ID: 19931
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will understand the importance of balancing a career, family, and leisure time in the Restaurant Industry.  Students will develop time-management and stress-management strategies to optimize balance in life.
  8. Lesson Plan: Show Yourself Off - Write a Resume

    • Resource ID: 19950
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will create personal resume to use when searching for a job  and differentiate between chronological and functional resume.
  9. Lesson Plan: Show Yourself Off - Write a Resume

    • Resource ID: 19953
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will create personal resumes to use when searching for a job.
  10. Lesson Plan: Introductory Lesson - Operations of Restaurants

    • Resource ID: 20065
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will develop an awareness of career opportunities related to the course Introduction to Culinary Arts.
  11. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Hotel Management

    • Resource ID: 20075
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Students will recognize and explain the programs of study in the Hospitality and Tourism career cluster as well as the connection between Career and Technical Education (CTE), the Hospitality and Tourism career cluster, and Hotel Management.
  12. Lesson Plan: Get That Job! Resumes, Portfolios, and Interview Skills

    • Resource ID: 20112
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify self-responsibility and self-management skills, review components of resumes, portfolios, and interviews. Students will also create a personal resume, enhance a career portfolio with additional items, identify proper interview techniques, analyze interview...
  13. Lesson Plan: Back to the Future – An Introduction to Sustainability in Food Service

    • Resource ID: 19760
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will gain awareness of sustainable practices in the food service industry, with an aim to understand business policies and procedures.
  14. Lesson Plan: Hotel Management and Ownership

    • Resource ID: 20099
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will expand job-specific technical vocabulary.
  15. Lesson Plan: Food Safety and Sanitation Guidelines - Culinary Arts

    • Resource ID: 20120
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will practice correct hand washing steps, recognize ways to prevent common kitchen accidents, observe how to use a fire extinguisher, outline foodborne illness and the causes, clarify how proper food handling practices can prevent foodborne illness, and analyze the...
  16. 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.
  17. Lesson Plan: On the Job - Food Service Careers

    • Resource ID: 20000
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze future employment opportunities in the Food Service Industry, and identify the various career pathways within traditional and non-traditional food service.
  18. Lesson Plan: Pastabilities - The Ins and Outs about Pasta

    • Resource ID: 19998
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate food preparation skills used in commercial food service preparations such as breakfast cookery, salads and dressings, soups and sandwiches, stocks and sauces, appetizers, seafood, poultry cookery, meat cookery, pastas and grains, and fruits and vegetables.
  19. Lesson Plan: Maximize Your Job Search with a Career Portfolio

    • Resource ID: 20016
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will complete a professional career portfolio to include items such as an updated resume, documentation of technical skill competencies, licensures or certifications, recognitions, awards and scholarships, community service hours, participation in student and professional...
  20. Lesson Plan: Mama Mia! The Secret is in the Sauce! The Five Mother Sauces

    • Resource ID: 20025
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will evaluate personal attitudes and work habits that support career retention and advancement.