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: A Little Thing That Changes EVERYTHING!

    • Resource ID: 19687
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will study the areas of parenting skills and responsibilities, in preparation for careers related to the care and education of children.
  8. Lesson Plan: A Look at Legal Responsibilities and Child Labor Laws

    • Resource ID: 19688
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify the function and impact of labor laws designed to protect children in the United States and evaluate the impact of changing societal patterns and demographics on the role of parents, children, and other family members.
  9. Lesson Plan: Assisting in the Development of Children with Special Needs

    • Resource ID: 19692
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify characteristics indicative of special needs or in children and develop appropriate strategies and adaptations of curriculum for special needs children.
  10. Lesson Plan: Children and Safety - Infancy to Toddler

    • Resource ID: 19708
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will evaluate the safety considerations for infants and toddlers, and investigate strategies for prevention of accidents, abuse, and neglect. Students will analyze strategies to optimize the development of infants and toddlers.
  11. Lesson Plan: Children's Needs - The Foundation of Growth and Development

    • Resource ID: 19710
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze the development of toddlers, preschool and school-age children, including those with special needs, by determining their needs for physical, emotional, social and intellectual growth.
  12. Lesson Plan: What Happens Before Birth? Prenatal Development

    • Resource ID: 19898
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will describe prenatal health care and the importance on the mother and unborn child.  Student will explore nutritional needs and identify the stages of pregnancy.
  13. Lesson Plan: The Importance of Play for Toddlers, Preschoolers, and School-Age Children

    • Resource ID: 19921
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn how the role of play in toddlers, preschoolers, and school-age children affects their growth and development. 
  14. Lesson Plan: Child Abuse The Hidden Epidemic

    • Resource ID: 19925
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze reasons for the high rate of child abuse, distinguish among the various types of abuse and neglect, and determine methods of breaking the cycle of abuse.
  15. Lesson Plan: The Balancing Act - Parenting Responsibilities for Infants

    • Resource ID: 19929
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will investigate how to optimize the development and safety of infants, including those with special needs.  Students will create a budget and determine the financial responsibilities parents have when providing for the basic needs of infants. 
  16. Lesson Plan: Rights, Responsibilities, and Realities of Parenting

    • Resource ID: 19976
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will differentiate parenting skills and responsibilities.
  17. Lesson Plan: Parenting Skills and Relationships

    • Resource ID: 19999
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze roles and responsibilities of parenting, and develop skills to assist families build healthy personal relationships.
  18. Lesson Plan: Four Areas of Development - Preschool to School-Age

    • Resource ID: 20116
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze the physical, emotional, social, and intellectual needs of the preschool child.
  19. Lesson Plan: Four Areas of Development - Infancy to Toddler

    • Resource ID: 20117
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze the physical, emotional, social, and cognitive development of infants and toddlers.
  20. Lesson Plan: Down syndrome

    • Resource ID: 20157
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze the effect of environmental and hereditary factors on fetal development, including prenatal brain development.