scrap page: Getting to Know Yourself

Length = 2 weeks

This lesson will teach you to…

  1. Use Planners- Electronic and Paper.
  2. Create Task Lists, Setting Priorities, and Getting It Done.
  3. The Importance of Daily Journals.
  4. Learn about Storing and Keeping Valuable Records and Information. Include lock boxes, safes, types of information to keep, off site archive.
  5. Set personal goals for this class and term of school.
  6. Use personality/ performance tests to help them prepare for their future.
  7. Use Interests surveys, tests, personality profiles to prepare for the future.
  8. Prepare or refine your 5 year plan.

Lesson 1: Creating Task Lists, Setting Priorities, and Getting It Done

Paying Bills

This lesson teaches students how to calculate and estimate weekly payments for specific bills. These bills are paid weekly by the students. Students will be finding different bills, calculating payments, ad preparing to pay these bills on a weekly basis.


Lesson 2: Importance of Daily Journals

Paying Bills
This lesson teaches students how to calculate and estimate weekly payments for specific bills. These bills are paid weekly by the students. Students will be finding different bills, calculating payments, and preparing to pay these bills on a weekly basis.

Presentation:

How to create task lists and set priorities

Practice

Practice creating your task list

Projects

Create a list of tasks you need to accomplish and prioritize the items on the list

Assessment

Test your knowledge


Lesson 3: Storing and Keeping Valuable Records and Information

Presentations  How to create task lists and set priorities
Practice Creating Task Lists
Setting Priorities
Project Create your own Tasks and Priorities
Create a list of tasks you need to accomplish and prioritize the items on the list
Description of the project
Assessment Tasks and Priorities

Lesson 3: Storing and Keeping Valuable Records and Information

Presentations  How to create task lists and set priorities
Practice Creating Task Lists
Setting Priorities
Project Create your own Tasks and Priorities
Create a list of tasks you need to accomplish and prioritize the items on the list
Description of the project
Assessment Tasks and Priorities

Lesson 3: Storing and Keeping Valuable Records and Information

Presentations  How to create task lists and set priorities
Practice Creating Task Lists
Setting Priorities
Project Create your own Tasks and Priorities
Create a list of tasks you need to accomplish and prioritize the items on the list
Description of the project
Assessment Tasks and Priorities

Lesson 3: Storing and Keeping Valuable Records and Information

Presentations  How to create task lists and set priorities
Practice Creating Task Lists
Setting Priorities
Project Create your own Tasks and Priorities
Create a list of tasks you need to accomplish and prioritize the items on the list
Description of the project
Assessment Tasks and Priorities

Lesson 3: Storing and Keeping Valuable Records and Information

Presentations  How to create task lists and set priorities
Practice Creating Task Lists
Setting Priorities
Project Create your own Tasks and Priorities
Create a list of tasks you need to accomplish and prioritize the items on the list
Description of the project
Assessment Tasks and Priorities

Lesson 3: Storing and Keeping Valuable Records and Information

Presentations  How to create task lists and set priorities
Practice Creating Task Lists
Setting Priorities
Project Create your own Tasks and Priorities
Create a list of tasks you need to accomplish and prioritize the items on the list
Description of the project
Assessment Tasks and Priorities

Lesson 3: Storing and Keeping Valuable Records and Information

Presentations  How to create task lists and set priorities
Practice Creating Task Lists
Setting Priorities
Project Create your own Tasks and Priorities
Create a list of tasks you need to accomplish and prioritize the items on the list
Description of the project
Assessment Tasks and Priorities

Lesson 4: Goals setting for the year

Lessons:

  1. Rent and Utilities
  2. True Cost of Gas
  3. Automobile Payments

Projects

  1. Get Your Bills

Forms:

  1. Bill Change Form

Lesson 5: Use personality/ performance tests to help them prepare for their future

Presentations powerpoint file goes here
second goes here
Practice Assignment #1
Assignment #2
Project Project #1
Description of the project
Assessment link to online test goes here

Lesson 6: Use Interests surveys, tests, personality profiles to prepare for the future

Lesson Self Assesment Assignment Video
4.1 Hourly Wage- Part 1 4.1 Review

4.2 Hourly Wage- Part 2

4.2 Review

4.3 Rounding Time to 15 Minutes


Lesson 7: Having a 5 year Plan

This lesson teaches students how to calculate and estimate weekly payments for specific bills. These bills are paid weekly by the students. Students will be finding different bills, calculating payments, and preparing to pay these bills on a weekly basis.


Cell that spans two rows:

Lesson: Planners- Electronic and Paper

  • Lesson: Creating Task Lists, Setting Priorities, and Getting It Done
  • Lesson: Importance of Daily Journals
  • Lesson: Storing and Keeping Valuable Records and Information. Include lock boxes, safes, types of information to keep, off site archive
  • Lesson: Goals setting for the year– Last Day of week
  • ** This is to establish paper work requirements. Online or on paper. Daily Journal entries (time cards). Weekly Summaries (Portfolio’s) can be online Docs or Booklet.

Topic: Getting to know yourself – 1 weeks

  • Use personality/ performance tests to help them prepare for their future
  • Use Interests surveys, tests, personality profiles to prepare for the future
  • start a plan of what they want to achieve in 5 years

Ideas For Teaching:

  • Invite a recruiter from a local college to discuss with the students the value of higher education.
  • Invite councilor to discuss with students what students can do now to prepare for college.

Math Skills Being Utilized:

  • Unit Conversion
  • Multiplication
  • Telling time
  • Using time in calculations
  • Converting time to decimal

 Creating Task Lists, Setting Priorities, and Getting It Done
Lessons powerpoint file goes here
Practice Homework assignments
Project Project
Assessment link to online test goes here