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Learning Childhood Development through Experience

Work at a local daycare while researching early childhood development.  Observe the children, and then develop and deliver lesson plans. Overview Essential Question: Is teaching in Early Childhood Education a career that is a good fit for me? Areas of study: Career Exploration, Child Development Type and amount of credit earned: 1/2 Career Exploration (elective), […]

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Early Childhood Education/Survey of English Genres

Explore early childhood education and earn English credit by coordinating and promoting a fundraiser for a cause that you are passionate about! Overview Essential Questions: ECE – What knowledge and skills do I need to obtain a career in the field of early childhood education? English – What types of writing (and speaking) must I […]

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Autobody as an Art Form

Combine a career interest of auto-body work and love of cars to meet the graduation requirements for art and half of an English course. This ELO is structured with separate essential questions, competencies and activities for Career Exploration, Art, and English. Overview Essential Questions: Is auto-body work a good career option for me? Should auto-body repair […]

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Job Exploration

DRAFT:  For NH schools in NHVR seacoast region, create an ELO for students participating in the Pre-Employment Transition Services Curriculum. Students will develop an understanding of how to explore different postsecondary career options and develop job “seeking and keeping” skills. Overview This ELO aligns with Strafford Learning Center’s Curriculum for NH Vocational Rehabilitation Pre-Employment Transition Services: Job […]

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Applying Marketing Strategies to Heighten Community Awareness

Learn about your town – how do town administrators and businesses get the community involved with events, areas of concern, and improving their town?  Work with your town’s recreation coordinator, Town Hall administrator and a local cable station to see how these roles weave together to create community! Overview Essential Question: What business techniques can be used […]

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The Art of Teaching

Patience? Empathy? Passion? Purpose? Subject knowledge? What are the real skills that teachers need to be successful in the classroom? Research, observe, instruct, and ultimately determine your own key qualities for what makes a good teacher. Overview Essential Question:  Can anyone be a teacher – what are the real skills teachers need to have to […]

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Professional Practice in Visual Art

How do artists make a living? The most common concern of art students and parents is the difficulty of making a living with artwork. This ELO is an opportunity to develop an understanding of how artists make, share, and sell their artwork. Overview Essential Question: How do artists make a living? Areas of study:  Visual Arts, […]

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What Is a Curator?

Broaden your knowledge of visual art careers. Develop an understanding of what it means to be a curator. Curate a collection of art objects in a public space. (more…)

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Consumer Science

Acquire the knowledge, attitudes, and skills to make a successful transition from school to the world of work and adult life, including financial literacy, communication and conflict resolution skills, and skills to contribute to community and society. (more…)

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Working as a Dietary Aide

Explore cooking and menu planning for clients with dietary restrictions while learning what goes into success in the workplace. Overview Community partner: assisted living facility Academic area: vocational, culinary Competencies Demonstrate responsibility, dependability, punctuality and integrity. Demonstrate positive self concept in beginning work experience. Work effectively with others: respect diversity, contribute to group efforts. Adapt food preparation skills […]

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