Title: Scatter Plotting: A Study in Aviation
In this lesson, students will be demonstrate some of the critical thinking skills for a career in aviation. Students will create a scatter plot to illustrate the relationship between the operation cost of a plane and and the number of seats on the plane. How can a pilot keep their operating costs down?
Standard(s): [MA2015] (8) 27: Use the equation of a linear model to solve problems in the context of bivariate measurement data, interpreting the slope and intercept. [8-SP3]
Title: Job Interview Gone Wrong!
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[HUM] ED03 (8) 20: Describe career skills needed for the workplace, including time management and teamwork.Digital Tool Description: Bitstrips for Schools is a website where students can create their own comic strips. Teachers can create classes under their account. There is 30-day free trial, or you can purchase a monthly or yearly subscription. Teachers can assign activities to their classes. A demonstration of the activity can be viewed.
Title: Creating a Movie Trailer to Promote Yourself
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[HUM] ED03 (8) 20: Describe career skills needed for the workplace, including time management and teamwork.Digital Tool Description: Through the iMovie trailer option, students can create visually stimulating movie trailers. Students will use the iMovie trailer option to create a virtual resume of their attributes and skills for a particular job or career.
Title: Let's Learn Great Job Interview Skills!
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[STM] STM4 (9-12) 1: Demonstrate skills for employment in the engineering field, including preparing job résumés and applications.Digital Tool Description: School Tube is a great resource for schools. It contains videos created by and for students and teachers. This video provides examples of successful and unsuccessful interview techniques.