Adult Roles And Responsibilities
Strand 4 Standard 5
1 class periods of 90 minutes each
Newspaper want ads. Computer lab
Teachers need to be aware of where students can go for help in discovering career options, help with resumes, job applications, etc.
How to fill out a job application, do a resume, and cover letter.
1. Students will set a career goal.
2. Students will complete a job application, resume, and cover letter.
The teacher may invite a guest speaker from workforce services the day before to talk about finding a job. After talking about careers, have students compile a job portfolio using the items listed on the job kit page. If a computer lab is available, take students to the lab to write resumes and cover letters.
"Financial Fitness for Youth Curriculum," by Joyce H. Cristenbury.