Take Charge – Weekly Calendar

Term 3: January 4th – March 10, 2017

Week 8: February 20th – February 24th, 2017

Monday, February 20th – No Class
Tuesday, February 21st – Spending Plans, Monthly Budget, Multimedia Presentations
Wednesday, February 22nd – Unit IV Exam, Multimedia Presentations
Thursday, February 23rd – Major Expenditures, Everfi – Renting vs. Owning, House Hunters
Friday, February 24th – Major Expenditures, Everfi Renting vs. Owning, Major Expenditures W.S. , Job Shadow Worksheet Due

Week 7: February 13th – February 17th, 2017

Monday, February 6th – Mock Interview Fair, Thank you emails
Tuesday, February 7th – Review Int. Fair Folders, How Full is your Bucket? Discussion, Choices & Consequences
Wednesday, February 8th – Fish Video, NCC Career Research Worksheet, Workplace Readiness Multimedia Project Work Time
Thursday, February 9th – Equity Speaker, NCC Career Research Worksheet, Workplace Readiness Multimedia Project Work Time
Friday, February 10th – National Guard Speaker, Multimedia Presentations

Week 6: February 6th – February 10th, 2017

Monday, February 6th – Complete Resume with Reference Page; Discussion – Finding Jobs online; Assign:  Internet Job Search
Tuesday, February 7th – Discussion:  How to Apply for a job and complete an application; Assign:  Typed Application
Wednesday, February 8th – Discussion:  Purpose and format of a cover letter; Assign:  Cover Letter for Interview Fair
Thursday, February 9th – Interview Discussion:  Part I; Practice Interview Questions; Assign:  Interview Folders
Friday, February 10th – Interview Discussion:  Part II; Practice Interview Questions; Interview Video; Assign:  Company and position research

Week 5: January 30th – February 3rd, 2017

Monday, January 30th – Review Credit Card Statement, Discuss Credit Cards, Understanding Credit Cards Worksheet, Assign: Everfi – Payment Types
Tuesday, January 31st – Discuss Credit Reports & Credit Scores, Review Credit Report, Assign Everfi – Credit Score
Wednesday, February 1st – Complete All unit 2 Everfi’s, Review for Unit 2 Exam, Discuss Reference/Networking, Assign: Reference/Networking Worksheet 
Thursday, February 2nd – Unit 2 Exam, Discuss: How to write a resume, Video – Resume Writing w/ Worksheet
Friday, February 3rd – Begin Resume Writing

Week 4: January 23rd – 27th, 2017

Monday, January 23rd – Complete College Research with Summary; Assign:  Everfi – Higher Education
Tuesday, January 24th – Discussion:  How to Pay for College; Assign:  Scholarship Research
Wednesday, January 25th – Discussion:  Savings Tools; Assign:  Saving Tool Worksheet; Begin – Everfi – Savings
Thursday, January 26th – Discussion:  Investing; Complete Everfi – Savings
Friday, January 27th – Assign:  Everfi – Investing; Begin Discussion: Credit and Credit Cards

Week 3: January 16th – 20th, 2017

Monday, January 16th – No School
Tuesday, January 17th – Unit I Test; UNL Guest Speaker
Wednesday, January 18th – Why Go to College Discussion; What to Look for in a College?; Guest Speaker – NWU
Thursday, January 19th –College Scavenger Hunt; Educationquest Guest Speaker
Friday, January 20th – Counselors; Big Future Website; Assign:  College Research with Summary

Week 2: January 9th – 13th, 2017

Monday, January 9th – Discussion:  Entrepreneurship; Values Assessment with Worksheet; Assign: Job Shadow Confirmation Form; Guest Speaker – Gallup
Tuesday, January 10th – Banking Pretest; Discussion: Debit / Checking Account; Everfi – Overview and Banking
Wednesday, January 11th – Discussion:  Debit / Checking Account; Everfi – Banking
Thursday, January 12th – Counselors Day 1 and Day 2; Debit / Checking Account Simulation
Friday, January 13th – Complete Debit / checking account Simulation; Complete Everfi – Banking; Review Pretest; Guest Speaker – SCC

Week 1: January 2nd – 6th, 2017

Monday, January 2nd – Holiday Break
Tuesday, January 3rd – Holiday Break
Wednesday, January 4th – Classroom Expectations and Procedures; Career Cruising Assessment
Thursday, January 5th – Discussion:  Why People Work and Factors for Career Choices; NCC Interest Assessment with Summary
Friday, January 6th – Discussion: Human Capitol with Reality Check; NCC Skills Assessment with Summary