Take Charge – Weekly Calendar

Term 4:  School Year 2017 – 2018

Week 6: April 23, 2018 – April 27, 2018
Monday, April 23rd
 – Format Resume with Reference Page 
Tuesday, April 24th – Partner share, proofread and turn in Final Copy of Resume with Reference Page; Discuss and Assign:  Internet Job Search
Wednesday, April 25th – Discuss: How to apply for a job and complete a job application; In Class – Formative Job Application; Assign: Typed Job Application
Thursday, April 26th – Discuss:  Cover Letters; Assign:  Format Cover letter for Interview Fair
Friday, March 27th – 
Peer Share and Review Cover Letters and Turn In; Discussion:  Preparing for an Interview; Review Interview Rubric; Practice Interview Questions; Fix Errors on Resume and typed Job application

Week 5: April 16, 2018 – April 20, 2018
Monday, April 16th
 – Complete Understanding Credit Cards Notes; Review Credit Card Statement, Assign: Understanding Credit Cards Worksheet; Assign Everfi – Payment Types
Tuesday, April 17th – Discuss Credit Reports and Scores; Review Credit Report; Complete Missing Everfi’s
Wednesday, April 18th – Complete Credit Reports and Scores Discussion; Assign Credit Reports Worksheet; Assign Everfi – Credit Scores; Money Rules w/ Notes
Thursday, April 19th – Unit 2 Exam; Reference & Networking Worksheet; Begin Resume Writing; Resume Video w/ Self Inventory Activity
Friday, March 20th – 
Complete Resume Writing; Peer Review

Week 4: April 9, 2018 – April 13, 2018
Monday, April 9th
 – Discussion:  Paying for you Post Secondary Options; Scholarshipquest; Assign:  Scholarship Research #1 and #2; Complete College Research with Summary
Tuesday, April 10th – Stossel Video; Assign:  Scholarship Research #3 and #4; Complete College Research with Summary and Everfi – Higher Education
Wednesday, April 11th – Discussion:  Savings Tool; Assign:  Everfi – Savings and Savings Tool Worksheet
Thursday, April 12th – Bell Ringer – 4 of a Kind; Compare and Contrast Savings vs. Investing; Assign:  Everfi – Investing
Friday, March 13th – 
Discussion:  Credit and Credit Cards;  Complete Everfi – Investing

Week 3: April 2, 2018 – April 6, 2018
Monday, April 2nd
 – No School
Tuesday, April 3rd – ACT Testing – For Juniors Only
Wednesday, April 4th – Guest Speaker – UNL; Why Go to College and What to look for in a College?;  Begin College Scavenger Hunt
Thursday, April 5th – Guest Speaker – NWU; Complete College Scavenger Hunt; Assign:  Everfi – Higher Education
Friday, March 30th – 
Counselors; Big Future Website; Assign:  College Research with Summary

Week 2: March 26, 2018 – March 30, 2018
Monday, March 26th
 – Guest Speaker – Gallup; Complete Discussion on Debit / Checking Account
Tuesday, March 27th – Review Reconciliation with Banking; Assign:  Student Assessment with Debit / Checking Account; Complete Everfi – Banking
Wednesday, March 28th Guest Speaker – Educationquest; Review for Unit 1 Test; Complete missing work Unit 1
Thursday, March 29th – Guest Speaker – SCC; Unit 1 Test
Friday, March 30th – 
No School

Week 1: March 19, 2018 – March 23, 2018
Monday, March 19th
 – Classroom Expectations and Procedures; Career Cruising Assessment
Tuesday, March 20th – Discussion:  Why People Work and Factors for Career Choices; NCC Interest Assessment with Summary
Wednesday, March 21st – Discussion: Human Capitol with Reality Check; Complete NCC Skills Assessment with Summary
Thursday, March 22nd – Discussion:  Entreprenuership; Assign:  NCC Values Assessment with Worksheet; 
Friday, March 23rd – 
Banking Pretest; Discussion:  Banking and Debit / Checking Account; Everfi – Overview and Banking; Job Shadow Confirmation Form