Life Connections & Careers

  • Life Connections & Careers Syllabus PDF

     

    Quarter 2:

     

    Week 8: 02-06 December 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    02 December 2019

       

    03 December  2019

       

    05 December 2019

    Even Block Day

       

    06 December 2019

       

     

    Week 7: 25-29 November 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    26 November 2019

    Even Block Day

    • Business Letter Format Notes
    • College Letter Rough Draft
     

    27 November  2019

    No School  

    28 November 2019

    No School

    Happy Thanksgiving

     

    29 November 2019

    No School  

     

    Week 6: 18-22 November 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    18 November 2019

    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • "How to Get a Job - Factors before Applying"
    • Snagajob.com Survey
    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Snagajob.com Survey due Friday

    19 November  2019

    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • "How to Get a Job - The Application Process"
    • Tilly's Application
    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Snagajob.com Survey due Friday

    21 November 2019

    Even Block Day

    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Subway Application Test
    • Brainology Unit 4 Activities 3 & 4
    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • snagajob.com Suvey due Friday

    22 November 2019

    • Turn in SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Finish Brainology Unit 4
    • Unit 4 Assessment
     

     

    Week 5: 11-15 November 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    11 November 2019

    Veteran's Day

    No School Today

     

    12 November  2019

    •  TriUniversity Requirement Notes
    • “This is the Hourly Wage You Need to Afford a 2-Bedroom Apartment…”
    • Do I Really Need College? Ppt
     

    13 November 2019

     

    •  Value of a College Education
     

    15 November 2019 Even Block Day

    •  College Unit Quiz

    • Brainology Unit 4 Activities 1 & 2
     

     

    College Profile Template word

    Week 4: 04-08 November 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    04 November 2019

    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Work on College Profile Project
      • www.collegedata.com
      • www.collegefactual.com
      • www.usclimatedata.com
    • College Profiles due Friday
    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day

    05 November  2019

    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Work on College Profile Project
    • College Profiles due Friday
    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day

    07 November 2019

    Even Block Day

    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Brainology Unit 3 Activities 2 & 3
    • Unit 3 Assessment
    • Work on College Profile Project
    • College Profiles due Friday
    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day

    08 November 2019

    • Turn in SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Turn in College Profiles
    • Difference between a Major & a Minor
     

     

    Week 3: 28 October - 01 November 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    28 October 2019

    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • AzCIS Career Interest Survey
    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day

    29 October  2019

    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • College Vocabulary Notes
    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day

    31 October 2019

    Even Block Day

    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Brainology Unit 3 - Activities 1 & 4
    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day

    01 November 2019

    • Turn in SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Finish AzCIS Career Survey, if needed
    • Work on College Profile Project
    • College Profiles due next Friday

     

    Week 2: 21-25 October 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    21 October 2019

    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Jane Goodall Cornell Notes
    • Cornell Notes from a Text
    • Annotation Notes
    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day

    22 October  2019

    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Annotate "Students, Put Your Laptops Away!"
    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day

    24 October 2019

    Even Block Day

    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Brainology Unit 2 Activities 3 & 4
    • TED Talk: "What I Learned from 100 Days of Rejection"
    • Brainology Unit 2 Assessment
    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day

    25 October 2019

    • Turn in SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Cornell Notes & Annotation Quiz
    • AzCIS Career Interest Survey
     

     

    Week 1: 14-18 October 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    14 October 2019

     No School

    Teacher Work Day

     

    15 October  2019

    • Quarterly Self-Evaluation
    • Manatee Cornell Notes 
     

    17 October 2019

    Even Block Day

    • Brainology Unit 2 Activities 1 & 2
    • Everfi
     

    18 October 2019

    • Panda Ant Cornell Notes
    • Hyrax Cornell Notes
     

     

     

     

    Quarter 1:

    Week 10: 23-27 September 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    23 September 2019

    • Cornell Notes and the Brain
    • Study Guide due 26 September 2019

    24 September 2019

    • Main Idea 
    • Study Guide due 26 September 2019

    26 September 2019

    Even Block Day

    • Review for Midterm
    • Quarter 1 Midterm Test
     

    27 September 2019

    • Ted Talk:"How to Get Better at the Things We Care About"
    • Careers to Match your Learning Style
     

     

    Week 9: 16-20 September 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    16 September 2019

    • SAT/ACT Question of Day
    • Learning Styles: Auditory Learning
     

    17 September 2019

    • SAT/ACT Question of Day
    • Learning Styles: Kinesthetic Learning
    • Study Guide due 26 September 2019

    19 September 2019

    Even Block Day

    • SAT/ACT Question of Day
    • Learning Style Sort
    • Cornell Notes
    • Study Guide due 26 September 2019

    20 September 2019

    • "Why Failure is Good for Success" Article
    • Study Guide due 26 September 2019

     

    Week 8: 09 - 13 September 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    09 September 2019

    • SAT/ACT Question of Day
    • Finish 7 Habits Presentations
    • 7 Habits Test
    • SAT/ACT Question of Day due Friday

    10 September 2019

    • SAT/ACT Question of Day
    • Finish 7 Habits Test
    • 7 Habits Group Reflection
    • Learning Styles Notes
    • SAT/ACT Question of Day due Friday

    12 September 2019

    Even Block Day

    • SAT/ACT Question of Day
    • Brainology Unit 1
      • Activities 3 & 4
      • Unit 1 Assessment
    • SAT/ACT Question of Day due Friday

    13 September 2019

    • Learning Styles Notes
      • Visual Learning
     

     

    Week 7: 02 - 06 September 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    02 September 2019

     No School

    Happy Labor Day

     

    03 September 2019

    • 7 Habits Project Presentations on Friday 09/06
    • Study for 7 Habits Test

    05 September 2019

    Even Block Day

    • Brainology
      • Unit 1: Brain Basics
    • Everfi
      • Module 2 & 3, if time
    • 7 Habits Project Presentations on Friday 09/06
    • Study for 7 Habits Test

    06 September 2019

    • 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens
      • Project Presentations
     

     

    Week 6: 26 - 30 August 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    26 August 2019

    27 August 2019

    29 August 2019

    Even Block Day

    30 August 2019

    • 7 Habits Project Presentations on Friday 09/06

     

    Week 5: 19 - 23 August 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    19 August 2019

    20 August 2019

    Half Day

    • 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens
      • Listening Activities 
    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day due Friday

    22 August 2019

    Even Block Day

    • SAT/ACT Question of the Day due Friday

    23 August 2019

    • 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens
    • Have a Good Weekend!

     

    Week 4: 12 - 16 August 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    12 August 2019

    13 August 2019

    • 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens

    15 August 2019

    Block Day

    • Talk about SAT/ACT Question of the Day
    • Brainology Introduction Videos
    • Set up Everfi Accounts PDF
    • 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens

    16 August 2019

     

    Week 3: 05 - 09 August 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    05 August 2019

    06 August 2019

    08 August 2019

    Block Day

    09 August 2019

    • Work on Mission Statements
    • 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens

     

    Week 2: 29 July - 02 August 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    29 July 2019

    • Journal: 7 Habits Profile
    • Introducing the 7 Habits
    • 7 Habits of Ineffective Teens
    • 21 Days to a Habit PDF

    30 July 2019

    • Journal: Habit
    • Paradigms & Princriples

    31 July 2019

    • Journal: Checking Account
    • Personal Bank Account

    01 August 2019

    • Journal: PBA Balance
    • Habit 1: Be Proactive

    02 August 2019

    • Journal
    • Reactive/Proactive Scenarios

     

    Week 1: 22-26 July 2019

    Date

    Class Details

    Assignments, Notes & Handouts

    22 July 2019

    No School

     

    23 July 2019

    • Bell Work: Coat of Arms
    • Introduction to LCC
    • Syllabus Scavenger Hunt 

    24 July 2019

    • Bell Work: Finish Coat of Arms
      • Goals Sheet
    • Ice-Breakers/Team-building

    25 July 2019

    Notebook Due today!!

    • Bell Work: Assigned Seats
      • Cut out Coat of Arms
    • Set up Interactive Notebook

    26 July 2019

    • Bell Work: Turn in Syllabus PDF
    • Finish Notebook Setup
    • Quick Write: What is Success? What makes someone Successful?
    • 7 Habits Inventory
    •  Have a Good Weekend!