1. Lesson Plan: Resume Writing - IT

    • Resource ID: 13064
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    This lesson explores the importance of and the components of resumes. Students will evaluate their existing resumes and create a new personal resume.
  2. Lesson Plan: Keyboards, Mice, and Other Input Devices

    • Resource ID: 13073
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    This lesson introduces students to various input devices. Students will be able to practice connecting input devices to computers and explore their functions.
  3. Lesson Plan: Cutting Edge Technology

    • Resource ID: 13084
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will practice exchanging information using various types of technology. They will also have opportunities to identify new and emerging technologies through a project presentation.
  4. Lesson Plan: Presentation Software - Functions & Terminology

    • Resource ID: 13090
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    This lesson introduces students to the functions of presentation software as well as the terminology associated with presentation software. Students will individually research three different types of presentation software to create a presentation that compares and contrasts each one. 
  5. Lesson Plan: Formatting a Research Paper MLA Style

    • Resource ID: 13102
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will explore research papers in MLA formatting. They will have the opportunity to evaluate existing research papers, format existing research papers, practice citing sources,  and create their own research paper. 
  6. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Databases Lesson

    • Resource ID: 13112
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    This lesson introduces students to database software. Students will have the opportunity to practice in pre-built database templates, as well as create their own home inventory database. 
  7. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Basic Webpage Design

    • Resource ID: 13124
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    This lesson is an introduction to basic webpage design. Students will create a webpage planner and apply design principles to design a personal web page.
  8. Lesson Plan: Professionals Presentation Project

    • Resource ID: 13126
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will create "A Day in the Life of," presentation of an IT professional. Students will research, write, use graphics, and deliver an oral presentation of their product.
  9. Lesson Plan: Entrepreneurship in Information Technology

    • Resource ID: 12966
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn and further understand what entrepreneurship entails and how to start a business in Information Technology industry.
  10. Lesson Plan: Boot Process

    • Resource ID: 12994
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson, provides information on the boot process and skills to recognize and fix the boot startup errors available for today’s computers.
  11. Lesson Plan: Color Theory - Digital Media

    • Resource ID: 13011
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will create a color scheme using appropriate color theory and RGB setting and CYMK values for each color.
  12. Lesson Plan: College and Career Poster

    • Resource ID: 13028
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn to develop skills pertaining to digital media. This is an extension of both the Photo Editing Basics and Career Exploration Lesson Plans.
  13. Lesson Plan: Introduction to Publishing Layouts

    • Resource ID: 13029
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate employability skills in the IT career field, and learn to incorporate various digital media products into an electronic document such as a newsletter, social media outlet, poster, or report. Download the resource by selecting it from the related items...
  14. Lesson Plan: IT Digital Media in Basic Animation

    • Resource ID: 13046
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will plan and create a basic flip-book and stop-motion animation.
  15. Lesson Plan: Three Dimensional Effects

    • Resource ID: 13048
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson helps students analyze and apply design and layout principles in digital media. Also, teaches identification and application of three-dimensional effects such as foreground, middle distance, and background images. Download the resource by selecting it from the related items section...
  16. Lesson Plan: Portfolios for Digital Media

    • Resource ID: 13057
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson guides students to develop a portfolio, to find employment opportunities in the IT industry with a focus on digital media.
  17. Scope and Sequence: Computer Technician Practicum

    • Resource ID: 19461
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Computer Technician Practicum course scope and sequence within the Information Technology Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each...
  18. Scope and Sequence: Computer Technician Practicum/Extended Computer Technician Practicum

    • Resource ID: 19462
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Computer Technician Practicum/Extended Computer Technician Practicum course scope and sequence within the Information Technology Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of...
  19. AG Explorer

    • Resource ID: AG-G-001
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    National FFA and Discovery Education have joined forces to create a robust, comprehensive career resource to help you explore the broad range of careers within the industry of agriculture. AG explorer will help you find your agriculture career.
  20. Roadtrip Nation

    • Resource ID: Coun-RoadtripNation
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    These stories form the basis of our career exploration products—including an educational curriculum, personalized online tools, video content, bestselling books, and live events.