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Creating a vision board for a career

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Students read about careers in different fields and create a vision board showing themselves in a career.

Big idea

Thinking about your future career can help set you up for success.

Essential questions

  • What career options interest me?
  • What level of education do I need to prepare for a career that interests me?

Objectives

  • Explore careers in different fields
  • Imagine working in a specific career

What students will do

  • Explore different careers in a handout based on information from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics.
  • Choose a career and draw a picture of themselves working in that career.

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Teacher guide

Creating a vision board for a career (guide)

Student materials

Creating a vision board for a career (worksheet)

Careers and levels of education (handout)

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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