1. 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.
  2. 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,...
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. Lesson Plan: How to Effectively Communicate with Clients

    • Resource ID: 20093
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate effective verbal, nonverbal, written, and electronic communication skills. Students will also define the purpose of high-quality communication and distinguish techniques for defusing negative situations with clients.
  6. Lesson Plan: Making a Difference Personal Care Services

    • Resource ID: 20026
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate the skills necessary to enhance personal and career effectiveness in personal care services.
  7. Lesson Plan: Maintaining Your Health and Well-Being

    • Resource ID: 20027
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will analyze the relationship of wellness to personal and professional productivity.
  8. Lesson Plan: Mathematical Applications in Human Services

    • Resource ID: 20018
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this Practicum in Human Services lesson, students will investigate mathematical applications as well as the application of current technology to manage numerical information in human services.
  9. Lesson Plan: Selection and Care of Clothing Part II

    • Resource ID: 19963
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate simple clothing repair and alteration techniques.
  10. Lesson Plan: The Importance of Client Satisfaction

    • Resource ID: 19923
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will determine how to evaluate client's needs and concerns in order to satisfy customer outcomes.  Students will develop and apply appropriate customer service techniques, in preparation for careers in the field of Human Services.
  11. Lesson Plan: Technology Skills and the Workplace

    • Resource ID: 19936
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate appropriate written communication skills with the use of technology.
  12. Lesson Plan: What’s Next? Future Trends in Family and Community Services

    • Resource ID: 19896
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will research family and community service agencies, organizations, and faith-based services, and identify career options in those areas.  Students will analyze the role socialization plays in human development and behavior.
  13. Lesson Plan: Conflict Resolution Strategies

    • Resource ID: 19736
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will review steps to solving conflicts in different situations and demonstrate effective communication skills – verbal, non-verbal, written, and electronic.
  14. Lesson Plan: End of Course Project Options – Family and Community Services

    • Resource ID: 20145
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will review all TEKS for Family and Community Services, then research and develop a project proposal and presentation. Student projects and presentations will be based on selected course TEKS.
  15. Lesson Plan: Serving Those Who Serve

    • Resource ID: 19959
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate safety practices when participating in community service and service-learning activities.
  16. Lesson Plan: Family and Community Skills for Life

    • Resource ID: 20127
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will assess the various life roles individuals play, learn to effectively manage multiple roles by using leadership and organizational techniques, use conflict resolution, negotiation, teamwork, leadership practices, effective strategies and skills to collaborate with other...
  17. Lesson Plan: Count Me In

    • Resource ID: 20164
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will identify characteristics needed to work with others, identify settings and local groups for community service, plan and deliver a presentation to encourage volunteer service, and prepare a public relations campaign for a local volunteer group.
  18. Lesson Plan: Exploring Careers in Family and Community Services

    • Resource ID: 20131
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore careers in family and community services, outline education opportunities available after high school graduation, assess salaries, duties, work environment and job outlook for employment specifically in family and community services and design a family and...
  19. Lesson Plan: Focus on Serving Children, Our Future

    • Resource ID: 20122
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will develop and implement community and service-learning activities to include children and their families.
  20. Lesson Plan: Serving Senior Citizens

    • Resource ID: 19960
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will employ safety practices while volunteering for and serving senior citizens.