Title: Common App - Planning to Apply for College Admission
This lesson is designed for high school students who are planning to apply for college admission. Particularly useful for freshmen and sophomores, viewing the Common App early in high school will help students know how to prepare to complete a college application as a senior. The Common App is a college application a student can complete and send to numerous colleges simultaneously. Examining the Common App will help students become aware of the importance of maintaining a solid GPA and class rank, performing well on standardized admission exams, and getting involved in extracurricular activities.
Standard(s): [CG1] (0-12) 115: PS:C1.6 - identify resource people in the school and community, and know how to seek their help
Title: My Favorite Job
This lesson is designed to encourage student participation in discussions of careers without consideration of gender. At this grade level students should be encouraged to express their perception of job characteristics without consideration of "man" jobs and "woman" jobs.
Standard(s): [CG1] (0-12) 95: PS:A2.6 - use effective communications skills