Take Charge – Weekly Calendar

Term 3:  School Year 2017 – 2018

Week 7: February 19, 2018 – February 23, 2017
Monday, February 19th
–  Choices & Consequences Discussion; Multimedia Project
Tuesday, February 20th – National Guard Guest Speaker; Multimedia Presentations
Wednesday, February 21stEthics & Values Discussion; Equity Speaker; Begin Spending Plan Discussion and Notes
Thursday, February 22nd – Finish Spending Plan Discussion/Notes; Review Budget Scenarios; Review Spending Plan Math; Complete Multimedia Presentations 
Friday, February 23rd – 
Unit 4 Exam; Begin Major Expenditures Notes/Discussion

Week 6: February 12, 2018 – February 16, 2017
Monday, February 12th
– Discuss:  Purpose and format of a cover letter; Review:  Quick Take Cover; Assign:  Format cover letter for interview fair
Tuesday, February 13th – Interview Discussion: Part I; Review Interview Fair Rubric; Practice Interview Questions; Complete Job Application and print; Partner share and Turn in Cover Letter
Wednesday, February 14th – Video – Interviewing; Discussion:  Interviewing Part II; Practice Interview Questions; Interview Fair Folders
Thursday, February 15th – Discussion:  Employability Skills n”How Full is your Bucket”  with Fish Video; Complete Interview Fair Folders; Company and position Research; Assign:  Career Research #2
Friday, February 16th – 
Interview Fair; Thank you email; Complete Career research #2

Week 5: February 5, 2018 – February 9, 2017
Monday, February 5th
– Credit Report Worksheet; Everfi – Credit Scores, Resume Writing Video w/ Self-Inventory
Tuesday, February 6th – Networking and References Worksheet and Handout; Unit 2 Exam
Wednesday, February 7th – Resume Writing
Thursday, February 8th – Resume Writing
Friday, February 9th –
Partner Share, Fix Errors, and Turn in Resume with References; Discussion:  How to apply for a job and complete a job application; Review:  Handwritten application in class; Assign:  Typed Application

Week 4: January 29, 2018 – February 2, 2018
Monday, January 29th
– Discussion:  Savings Tool; Assign:  Saving Tool Worksheet and Everfi – Savings
Tuesday, January 30th – Review Savings Tool; Discussion:  Investing; Complete Everfi – Savings and begin Everfi – Investing
Wednesday, January 31st – Assign:  Complete Everfi – Investing; Assign:  Notetaking on Credit and Credit Cards; Video with Worksheet: Money Rules
Thursday, February 1st – Complete video on Money Rules; Assign:  Worksheet on Credit Cards and Credit Card Statements; Assign:  Everfi – Payment Types
Friday, February 2nd – 
Discussion:  Credit Reports and Score; Review – Isabelle Langley’s Credit Report; Complete all missing Everfi’s

Week 3: January 22, 2018 – January 28, 2018
Monday, January 22nd
– Guest Speaker – UNL; Why Go to College and What to Look for in a College; College Scavenger Hunt
Tuesday, January 23rd – NWU – Guest Speaker; complete College Scavenger Hunt; Assign:  Everfi – Higher Education
Wednesday, January 24th – Big Future Website; Assign:  College Research with Summary; Everfi – Higher Education
Thursday, January 25th – Educationqust Guest Speaker; Discussion:  Paying for College; Scholarshipquest; Complete Columns #1 and #2 of Scholarship Research
Friday, January 26th – 
Counselors; Stossel Video; National Scholarships (Columns #3 and #4) Complete Everfi – Higher Education

Week 2: January 15, 2018 – January 19, 2018
Monday, January 15th
– No School
Tuesday, January 16th – Debit and Checking Account Student Instruction & Worksheet, TCA Guest Speaker, Everfi – Banking
Wednesday, January 17th – Debit & Checking Account Simulation Packet, Complete Unit 1 Missing Assignments, Reconciling an Account Handout, Review for Unit 1 Exam
Thursday, January 18th – Unit 1 Exam, Counselor Day
Friday, January 19th – 
Why Go To College?, College Scavenger Hunt, SCC Guest Speaker

Week 1: January 8, 2018 – January 12, 2018
Monday, January 8th
– Classroom Expectations and Procedures; Career Cruising Assessment
Tuesday, January 9th – Discussion:  Why People Work and Factors for Career Choices; NCC Interest Assessment with Summary
Wednesday, January 10th – Discussion: Human Capitol with Reality Check; Complete NCC Skills Assessment with Summary
Thursday, January 11th – Discussion:  Entreprenuership; Assign:  NCC Values Assessment with Worksheet; Gallup Speaker
Friday, January 12th – 
Banking Pretest; Discussion:  Banking and Debit / Checking Account; Everfi – Overview and Banking