Take Charge – Weekly Calendar

Term 3:  March 20, 2017 – May 24, 2017

Week 10: May 22nd – 26th, 2017
Monday, May 22nd – Unit 5 Exam; Final Review – Kahoot
Tuesday, May 23rd – Finals – Blocks 1 & 2
Wednesday, May 24th – Finals Block 3 & 4
Thursday, May 25th – 
Friday, May 26th – 

Week 9: May 15th – 19th, 2017
Monday, May 15th – Discussion:  Types of Taxes; Complete a W-4 Form, Preview a Paystub; Complete a 1040 EZ form 
Tuesday, May 16th – Video – How People are Paid; Quiz – 1040 EZ; Assign:  Worksheet on Types of Taxes
Wednesday, May 17th – Bell Ringer – Employee Benefits; Discussion: Insurance (Health); Review: Damen Goes to the Hospital; Assign:  Everfi – Insurance and Taxes
Thursday, May 18th – Discussion: Insurance; Assign:  Worksheet on Types of Insurance; Complete Everfi – Insurance and Taxes; Share out – Job Shadow Experience
Friday, May 19th – Discussion:  Consumer Fraud; Assign:  Everfi – Consumer Protection; Review – Unit 5; Share out – Job Shadow Experience

Week 8: May 8th – 12th, 2017
Monday, May 8th – Multimedia Presentations; Begin Discussion on Spending Plans w/ Note-Taking Guide
Tuesday, May 9th – Spending Plans Discussion; Case Scenarios; Budgeting Math; Presentations
Wednesday, May 10th – Unit 4 Exam (open note); Presentations
Thursday, May 11th – Discuss Major Expenditures; Everfi – Renting vs. Owning; Housing Reinforcement
Friday, May 12th – Major Expenditures; Everfi – Renting vs. Owning; Housing Reinforcement Worksheet; Job Shadow Packets are due today

Week 7: May 1st – 5th, 2017
Monday, May 1st – Video; Interview Discussion Pt. 2; Practice Interview Questions; Company / Position Research; Complete missing folders
Tuesday, May 2nd – Interview Fair and Thank you email
Wednesday, May 3rd – Review Interview Fair Folders; Discussion:  Ethics / Values; Assign:  Multimedia Project
Thursday, May 4th – Guest Speaker – National Guard; Assign:  Career Research #2; Work Time Multimedia Project
Friday, May 5th – Guest Speaker – Equity; Begin Multimedia Presentations

Week 6: April 24th – 28th, 2017
Monday, April 24th – Complete Resume with Reference Page; Partner Share, fix errors, and turn in Resume with Reference Page; Discuss:  How to Find Jobs; Assign:  Internet Job Search
Tuesday, April 25th – Discuss:  How to Apply for jobs and complete job applications; In Class:  Handwritten Application; Assign:  Typed Job Application 
Wednesday, April 26th – Discussion:  Cover Letters; Format Cover Letter for Interview Fair; Share and Fix Errors and Turn in Cover Letter
Thursday, April 27th – Review:  Interview Fair Rubric; Discussion:  Preparing for a job interview; Practice Interview Questions; Complete Interview Fair Folder
Friday, April 28th – Discussion:  Attitude at Work “How Full is your Buckets?”; FISH Video; Complete Interview Fair Folders and missing work for Unit III

Week 5: April 17th – 21st, 2017
Monday, April 17th – No School – Easter Break
Tuesday, April 18th – Everfi – Credit Report and Assign:  Credit Report Worksheet; Complete all Everfi’s for Unit II; Review for Unit II Test; Discussion:  Networking and References and Assign Worksheet  
Wednesday, April 19th – NO CLASS – ACT Test for Juniors
Thursday, April 20th – Unit II Test; Discussion:  Resumes and Video on Resume Writing; Complete self inventory
Friday, April 21st – Format Resume with References

Week 4: April 10th – 14th, 2017
Monday, April 10th – Compound Interest, Rule of 72, Investing Discussion, Everfi – Savings
Tuesday, April 11th – Everfi – Investing, Credit Card Discussion
Wednesday, April 12th –  Credit Card Discussion, Credit Card Worksheet, Everfi – Payment Types
Thursday, April 13th – Discussion: Credit Scores & Reports, Everfi – Credit Scores
Friday, April 14th – No School

Week 3: April 3rd – 7th, 2017
Monday, April 3rd – College Scavenger Hunt
Tuesday, April 4th – NWU Speaker; College Research w/ Summary
Wednesday, April 5th – SCC Speaker; College Research w/ Summary
Thursday, April 6th – Educationquest Speaker; Everfi – Higher Education
Friday, April 7th – ScholarshipQuest, Discussion: Savings Tools

Week 2: March 27th – 31st, 2017
Monday, March 20th – Banking Pretest, Everfi – Banking, Banking Worksheet Packet
Tuesday, March 21st – Banking Worksheet Packet, Everfi – Banking
Wednesday, March 22nd – Student Assessment Packet, Reconciling a Bank Statement, Review Unit 1 Exm
Thursday, March 23rd – UNL Guest Speaker, Unit 1 Exam
Friday, March 24th – Why Go To College Discussion, Counselor Day

Week 1: March 20th – 24th, 2017
Monday, March 20th – Classroom Expectations and Procedures; Career Cruising Assessment
Tuesday, March 21st – Discussion:  Why People Work and Factors for Career Choices; NCC Interest Assessment with Summary
Wednesday, March 22nd – Discussion: Human Capitol with Reality Check; NCC Skills Assessment with Summary
Thursday, March 23rd – Counselors; Assign:  Values Assessment with Worksheet; Complete missing work
Friday, March 24th – Guest Speaker – Gallup; Discussion:  Entrepreneurship; Assign:  Job Shadow Confirmation Form