1. Lesson Plan: Making Resumes

    • Resource ID: 6654
    • Grade Range: 7, 8
    This introductory lesson for Career Preparation I in the Career Development cluster is a general lesson in developing a resume.  This lesson can be used for the Career Preparation course or for any CTE course to help students develop this important skill.  
  2. Lesson Plan: Identity Theft and Credit Safety

    • Resource ID: 20034
    • Grade Range: 7, 8
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate an understanding of financial management and discuss the impact of identify theft on credit.
  3. Lesson Plan: Credit Scores and Your Financial Future

    • Resource ID: 20035
    • Grade Range: 7, 8
    In this lesson, students will understand and determine actions to obtain and keep good credit scores. Students will apply these skills to their financial future.
  4. Lesson Plan: Success in Professional Careers

    • Resource ID: 20040
    • Grade Range: 7, 8
    In this lesson, students will describe characteristics required for personal and professional success.
  5. Lesson Plan: Where Do I Fit In?

    • Resource ID: 20042
    • Grade Range: 7, 8
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate decision-making skills related to school and community issues, programs of study, and college and career planning.
  6. Lesson Plan: It's My Life

    • Resource ID: 20043
    • Grade Range: 7, 8
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate decision-making skills related to school and community issues, programs of study, and college and career planning.
  7. College and Career Readiness

    • Grade Range: 7, 8
    The career development process is unique to every person and evolves throughout one's life. Students will use decision-making and problem-solving skills for college and career planning. Students will explore valid, reliable educational and career information to learn more about themselves...
  8. Lesson Plan: Business Document Formatting

    • Resource ID: 11334
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn and understand the concepts of business documents and their purposes. Students will create professional documents for a variety of businesses and utilize the keypad.
  9. Lesson Plan: Communication at Work - Soft Skills in the Workplace

    • Resource ID: 11365
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson will demonstrate the importance of accurate communication and following directions in the workplace.
  10. Lesson Plan: Enhancing Business Communication

    • Resource ID: 11375
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn and understand how tables, charts, and figures support and enhance oral and written communication among co‐workers and customers.
  11. Lesson Plan: Role of the International Monetary System

    • Resource ID: 11440
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson helps students gain a basic understanding of the IMF and the pros and cons of two types of exchange rates, as well as how to calculate exchange rates.
  12. Lesson Plan: Business Operations and Organizational Structures

    • Resource ID: 11482
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    In this lesson, the students will learn to identify organizational and managerial structures of business, as well as levels and functions of management.
  13. Lesson Plan: Foundation of International Business

    • Resource ID: 11488
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    In this lesson, the student will define domestic and international business and explain the impact of global dependency on the United States economy.
  14. Lesson Plan: Production, Distribution, and Other Business Operations

    • Resource ID: 11492
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    In this lesson, the student will learn about the production/manufacturing process and channels of distribution and intermediaries for goods and services.
  15. Lesson Plan: Prices in Private Enterprise System

    • Resource ID: 11502
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    This lesson provides an overview of how prices are determined in a private enterprise system and includes student activities.
  16. Lesson Plan: Financial Exchanges

    • Resource ID: 11547
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    This lesson helps students gain a basic understanding of the different types of financial exchanges available and how this applies in their current lives as well as in their future.
  17. Lesson Plan: Career Portfolio

    • Resource ID: 11573
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11
    This lesson will help students develop an effective career portfolio that will give them the confidence to speak about their accomplishments and work/volunteer experience with prospective employers.
  18. Lesson Plan: Developing Speed (Alpha, Numeric, and Keypad)

    • Resource ID: 11589
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    This lesson will enable students to determine areas of strength and weaknesses in data entry skills, determine a plan of action to improve individual speed, chart progression, and analyze end results.
  19. Lesson Plan: Setting Up shop

    • Resource ID: 11604
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn about setting up a virtual business. Students will design floor plans for their businesses, create a newsletter about virtual assistants, and create a Gantt scheduling chart.
  20. Lesson Plan: Research - Details of a Virtual Business Office

    • Resource ID: 11614
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn the steps required to set up an e-commerce business, research details pertaining to setting up a virtual business office, and evaluate and rate business websites.