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. Lesson Plan: Investment Models

    • Resource ID: 11965
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to various methods used in analyzing investments. Students will learn about Capital Asset Pricing Model, Modern Portfolio Theory, Arbitrage Pricing Theory, and compare and contrast the various investment selection strategies.
  8. Lesson Plan: Interpreting Financial Information

    • Resource ID: 11967
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to interpreting financial information from annual reports and balance sheets to income statements and cash flow statements.
  9. Lesson Plan: The FFA Creed and Song

    • Resource ID: 6694
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students are introduced to "The FFA Creed and Song" and learn about agricultural leadership in organizations.
  10. Lesson Plan: Demonstrating Identification Techniques for Beef Cattle

    • Resource ID: 6707
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    Allows students to develop knowledge and skills regarding career and educational opportunities, personal development, globalization, industry standards, details, practices, and expectations.
  11. Lesson Plan: Sheep Management/Products Lab

    • Resource ID: 6710
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson helps students to develop knowledge and skills pertaining to making wool products and marketing techniques.
  12. Lesson Plan: Selling Your Own Product - A Beef Cattle Marketing Approach

    • Resource ID: 6731
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson guides students to develop knowledge and skills regarding animal selection, breeding and genetics, and learn methods to identify and understand consumer, and how and whom to sell.
  13. Lesson Plan: Swine Management Lab

    • Resource ID: 6732
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn about swine industry and its management.
  14. Lesson Plan: Table Lamp Water Pump Project

    • Resource ID: 6736
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson helps students to safely performs basic power, structural, and technical system skills in agricultural applications. Students work on a table lamp water pump project.
  15. Lesson Plan: Statistical and Data Analysis of Rare, Threatened, and Endangered Wildlife

    • Resource ID: 6785
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students demonstrate the use of statistical and data analysis with regards to rare/endangered/threatened wildlife in the state of Texas. The students will report analyses and statistics graphically and numerically by a paper map and a pie chart.
  16. Lesson Plan: Learning Parliamentary Law

    • Resource ID: 6812
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson, primarily focuses on leadership, communication, employer-employee relations, and problem solving related to agribusiness.
  17. Lesson Plan: Urban Deer Population Management

    • Resource ID: 7197
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson, examines the management of game and non-game wildlife species, fish, and aqua crops and their ecological needs as related to current agricultural practices.
  18. Lesson Plan: Forklift Operation and Safety

    • Resource ID: 7661
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn safe fork lift operation, including how to identify engine safety components, safe operation of fork lift attachments, and common hazards.
  19. Lesson Plan: Systems of Operation

    • Resource ID: 6678
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson provides, students an opportunity to learn the employability characteristics, within a career context of systems of operation in agriculture, food, and natural resources.
  20. Lesson Plan: Careers in Department of Transportation

    • Resource ID: 7430
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson focuses on expanding student's knowledge and interest in transportation-related careers and, specifically, learning more about Department of Transportation (DOT) careers.