1. Lifetime Nutrition and Wellness

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Lifetime Nutrition and Wellness is a laboratory course that allows students to use principles of lifetime wellness and nutrition to help them make informed choices that promote wellness as well as pursue careers related to hospitality and tourism, education and training, human services, and...
  2. Practicum in Human Services

    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    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 Practicum in...
  3. Dollars and Sense

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Dollars and Sense focuses on consumer practices and responsibilities, money-management processes, decision-making skills, impact of technology, and preparation for human services careers.
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  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. Lesson Plan: Making the Right Decisions

    • Resource ID: 20051
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explain and practice responsible decision making consistent with personal needs, wants, values, and priorities.
  7. 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.
  8. Lesson Plan: Caregiving 101 - Early Childhood Development

    • Resource ID: 19706
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate the cognitive, social, emotional, and physical needs of children ages one through five, review safety standards for child care facilities, and devise three days’ worth of activities that include different developmental strategies.
  9. Lesson Plan: Selection and Care of Clothing Part I

    • Resource ID: 19964
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will evaluate appearance in personal and professional settings.
  10. Lesson Plan: Show Yourself Off - Write a Resume

    • Resource ID: 19951
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will create personal resumes to use when searching for a job.
  11. Lesson Plan: Personal Money Management

    • Resource ID: 19994
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will develop and apply management of financial resources in planning for a family budget. Students will estimate the annual budget of raising one child.
  12. Lesson Plan: Needs, Wants, Values, and Goals - Making the Right Decisions

    • Resource ID: 20008
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify the differences between their needs, wants, values, and goals. Students will also determine individual short- and long-term goals for personal and professional life as well as develop a personal plan to assist them in achieving their goals.
  13. Lesson Plan: Strategies to Deter Child Abuse

    • Resource ID: 19945
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate causes, prevention, and treatment of domestic violence.
  14. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options - Principles of Human Services

    • Resource ID: 20140
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this End of Course lesson, students will review all TEKS for In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Principles of Human Services, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  15. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options – Practicum in Human Services

    • Resource ID: 20141
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Practicum in Human Services, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  16. Lesson Plan: Laws, Regulations, and Taxes That Impact Consumers

    • Resource ID: 20052
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will  analyze relationships between the economic system and consumer actions. 
  17. Lesson Plan: Interest - What Does It Mean?

    • Resource ID: 20089
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify skills and attributes necessary for sustaining a chosen lifestyle.
  18. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options - Dollars and Sense

    • Resource ID: 20152
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Dollars and Sense, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  19. Lesson Plan: Introductory Lesson - Dollars and Sense

    • Resource ID: 20079
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this introductory lesson, students will review the course TEKS and student expectations and explore the coherent sequencing of CTE courses available in their district and their campus. Students will also recognize and explain the programs of study in the Human Services career cluster as well as...
  20. Lesson Plan: Entrepreneurial Opportunities Design Project

    • Resource ID: 20139
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this project-based lesson, students will practice team-building skills, decision-making, and problem-solving skills as they design and create an entrepreneurial storefront or office model using recycled products.