1. 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. 
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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...
  5. 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.
  6. Lesson Plan: Business Procedures, Equipment and Technology

    • Resource ID: 19699
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will determine effective communication techniques, summarize appropriate service techniques to advise clients, and identify methods of placing orders for customers and supplies.
  7. Lesson Plan: Introductory Lesson Principles of Human Services

    • Resource ID: 20066
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will develop an awareness of career opportunities related to the course Principles of Human Services.
  8. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options for Lifetime Nutrition and Wellness

    • Resource ID: 20142
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Lifetime Nutrition and Wellness, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  9. Lesson Plan: Consumer Services Careers

    • Resource ID: 19725
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will integrate knowledge, skills and practices required for careers in consumer services by identifying various careers in the consumer services field and distinguishing roles and functions for specific careers. 
  10. Lesson Plan: A Look at Workplace Ethics in the Human Services Industry

    • Resource ID: 19689
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will understand the guidelines and influences of ethical behavior and analyze laws and regulations which focus on confidentiality in the workplace.
  11. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Human Services

    • Resource ID: 20068
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be exposed to all TEKS in the Human Services Practicum Course and explain the connection between CTE and the Human Services career cluster.
  12. Lesson Plan: Can’t We All Just Get Along

    • Resource ID: 19702
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate effective communication skills and brainstorm solutions to personal and workplace conflicts.
  13. Lesson Plan: ChooseMyPlate – Grains and Carbohydrates

    • Resource ID: 19733
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze carbohydrates for their functions and food sources, understand the role of nutrients in the body, and plan and prepare a grain group recipe.    
  14. Lesson Plan: Keys to Career Success

    • Resource ID: 20056
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will develop a plan for setting personal and professional short and long-term goals.
  15. Lesson Plan: Focusing on the Needs of Children

    • Resource ID: 20123
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify the basic developmental needs of children and understand guidelines which help parents maintain a healthy and safe environment for children. Students will also identify proper guidance methods and give examples for positive methods which could be utilized,...
  16. Lesson Plan: Child Abuse Prevention

    • Resource ID: 19707
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will distinguish between various types of abuse and neglect, determine steps for reporting such acts, and analyze ways of breaking the cycle of abuse.  Students will create a three-dimensional diorama to include strategies to prevent child abuse.
  17. Lesson Plan: Emergency Procedures at the Workplace

    • Resource ID: 20154
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn and demonstrate first aid and CPR skills as well as discuss and demonstrate knowledge of response techniques for various workplace emergencies. Students will also review OSHA guidelines and discuss various emergency and disaster protocols.
  18. Lesson Plan: Managing Your Money

    • Resource ID: 20159
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn and understand financial and consumer decisions, to better handle financial resources.
  19. Lesson Plan: Creating an Effective Work Environment

    • Resource ID: 20162
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will use leadership and teamwork skills in collaborating with others to accomplish organizational goals and objectives.
  20. Lesson Plan: How the Media Influences Consumers

    • Resource ID: 20094
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate management of individual and family resources such as finances, food, clothing, shelter, health care, recreation, transportation, time, and human capital.