Author:
Cassandra Swift, Penny Jahraus, Nathan Muti
Subject:
Career and Technical Education, Elementary Education, Language Education (ESL)
Material Type:
Activity/Lab, Diagram/Illustration, Interactive, Lesson, Lesson Plan, Unit of Study
Level:
Upper Primary
Tags:
  • Career
  • Career Exploration
  • ELD
  • ELL
  • Elementary
  • Intermediate
  • Oregon Connections
  • Pathful
    License:
    Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike
    Language:
    English
    Media Formats:
    Graphics/Photos

    3rd-5th Grade Career Exploration Unit

    3rd-5th Grade Career Exploration Unit

    Overview

     

    Unit Objective(s): 

    • Expose students to a variety of careers.

    • Answer the question, “How do people find their careers?”

    • Students will have new ideas for career pathways.

     

    Note: Teachers and students will need to have a Nepris account.

    The full lesson plan is attached.

    3rd-5th Grade Career Exploration Unit

     

    Unit Objective(s): 

    • Expose students to a variety of careers.

    • Answer the question, “How do people find their careers?”

    • Students will have new ideas for career pathways.


     

    Unit Outline:

    Lesson 1: How do people find their careers?

    Objective: Students will determine desired traits for a future career.

     

    Lesson 2: What careers am I interested in?

    Objective: Students will find three careers that interest them.

     

    Lesson 3: What might my life look like?

    Objective: Students will research one of the three careers and complete a research and visualization activity.

     

    Note: Teachers and students will need to have a Nepris account.

     

    Full lesson is attached.

     

    Project funded by PGE Foundation. #PoweringPoential. Project coordinated by South Metro-Salem STEM Partnership, Summer 2022.