smithbusiness Mrs. Smith
Johnson-Brock Public Schools  
 
Computer Applications


Career Search and Presentation Project


National Business Education Standards(No numbers available)
Career Development--Achievement Standards

*Assess personal strengths and weaknesses as they relate to career exploration and development.

*Utilize career resources to develop an information base that includes global occupational opportunities.

*Apply knowledge gained from individual assessment to a comprehensive set of goals and an individual career path.

OBJECTIVES:

1.  Use personality and interest inventories to assess personal traits.

2.  Identify careers complimentary to these traits and of interest to the student.

3.  Use career resources to gather information on occupational opporutnities.

4.  Present research findings on chosen career.


Monday
Go to the Keirsey Website and read about "The Four Temperaments".

Complete the Quia Activities--The Four Temperaments.

Complete the QuizStar quiz over temperaments.


Tuesday-Wednesday

****Go to Career Search TrackStar****
(Fill in the handout as you work through the following activities.)

___Complete Keirsey Temperament

___Complete The Career Key

___Write 3 job descriptions

___Based on the above activitIes, choose one career to further research.

Thursday

****Return to the Occupational Outlook Handbook****

----Continue research on chosen career

Include:  
           Nature of Work
           Working Conditions
           Employment
           Training, Other Qualifications and Advancement
           Job Outlook
           Earnings
           Related Occupations
 
Friday

E-mail your assigned mentor.  Ask their responses to the seven areas you researched.  Ask any other questions you have about this career.

****Plan a PowerPoint presentation that when presented to the class will inform all students about the career you have chosen to research. Use the Career Project PowerPoint Presentation Rubric as a guideline.

Monday-Tuesday

Work on your presentation.  

Wednesday

Present to the class

ASSESSMENT OF THIS PROJECT WILL BE BASED ON:

Quiz over Temperaments--QuizStar
PowerPoint Presentation (Rubric Assessment)
My Quia activities and quizzes
The Four Temperaments
https://www.quia.com/jg/39238.html
Flash Cards and Concentration Game over The Four Temperaments.
Useful links
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