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Applying for jobs


Students learn about the job application process and practice filling one out.

Big idea

Being able to complete a job application accurately is an important first step to getting a job.

Essential questions

  • What kinds of information do you need to fill out a job application?
  • Why do employers need information about your education and past work experiences?


  • Become familiar and comfortable with job applications
  • Fill out a sample job application accurately  

What students will do

  • Identify the information they need to fill out a job application.
  • Correctly complete a sample job application. 

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Note: Please remember to consider your students’ accommodations and special needs to ensure that all students are able to participate in a meaningful way.

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