Career Awareness/Exploration // Researching Careers
Day in the Life Videos - Exploring Careers in Your Pathway Industry Sector

The purpose of this activity is expose students to the working lives of professionals within their pathway industry sector.

Suggested Grade Level

Grade

9

Approximate Time Needed

Minutes

25

Resources

Instructions

Download and print the Day in the Life KNOW - WANT TO KNOW - LEARNED handout.

In ConnectEd Studios, go to Toolbox, then select Day in the Life Videos. From the Day in the Life page, select your pathway industry sector.  You will then see a list of Day in the Life Videos related to your pathway industry sector.  

BEFORE YOU WATCH A VIDEO:  Complete the first two rows of the KNOW - WANT TO KNOW -  LEARNED handout.

AFTER YOU WATCH A VIDEO:  Complete the remaining row of the KNOW - WANT TO KNOW - LEARNED handout.

Be prepared to share your comments with a partner or the rest of the class.

Teacher Notes

This lesson is recommended to be done after What Matters to Me Survey, What Matters to Me Guide, and How Am I Smart Survey.

Assessment Notes

Completed handout

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