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Jobs/Careers Teacher Resources

These cross-curricular lesson plans and printables on jobs and careers will help students understand the breadth of opportunities available to them. Utilize these resources to teach them about the economy. Our Labor Day resources are perfect for back to school. Math activities will help students learn about managing a budget, while language arts activities provide insight into various careers. You'll also find quizzes, science and art activities, and career counseling resources.


Careers: Who Am I?
Dr. Mae Jemison Coloring Page
People Who Keep Us Safe Bulletin Board
Choose an Occupation
Be a Journalist!
Community Helpers: Matching
Brainstorming About Jobs
More Popular Jobs/Careers Printables

Lesson Plans

Career Bulletin Board
What Is Child Labor?
Women and World War II
Appreciation Cards
More Lesson Plans


Fields of Science Quiz

Language Arts Activities

Suggested Author Interview Questions
The Firefighter Reading Warm-Up for Grades 1 & 2
Let's Write a Story
School Jobs Crossword Puzzle
Florence Nightingale Biography: A Reading Warm-Up
Career Words
Community Helpers Writing Activity
Curious George's First Day of School Teacher's Guide
Clara Barton Reading Warm-Up
Transcript of Authors Live with Jerry Spinelli
More Language Arts Activities

Math Activities

Career Survey
A Budget
Count the Objects
Brad's Earnings
Babysitting Earnings
Median Income of Households in the United States

Science Activities

Investigate a Career
Second-Grade Soil Scientists
Make a Set of Teeth
Favorite Labor Day Activities Slideshow, Grades K-8
Science Careers and Symbols
Visit the Dentist
Bringing Science History to Life
More Science Activities

Jobs, Careers, & Art Connected

Police Officer Hat
Firefighter's Hat
Doctor and Dentist Patterns
Make a Stethoscope
Police and Firefighter Patterns
Nurse/EMT Hat
Fire Engine and Police Car Puzzle
More Art Activities

Labor Day Resources

Kids at Work
Women Inventors
Labor Day Activities
Occupations with the Largest Job Growth, 2004–2014
The Story of Labor Day
National Labor Organizations
Labor Day Newspaper
More Labor Day Resources for Teachers

Career Counseling Resources

Seven Necessary Occupations
Interviewing Successfully
Getting a Good Recommendation
Assess the Program Before You Accept the Job: Seven Areas
Jobs That Depend on Other Jobs
Administrative Expectations
More Career Counseling Resources


Galactic Hot Dogs Reading Marathon
Join the Galactic Hot Dogs Reading Marathon! Read each episode as it's re-released with newly revealed facts, behind-the-scenes illustrations, and the inside scoop. Make it official by pledging on the blog to read each chapter with Cosmoe. Your students will love following the exploits of these space travelers, and you'll love the educational elements that can easily be paired to the stories.

Handwashing Awareness
Kids are especially susceptible to contracting and spreading viruses during the winter months. Prevention starts with proper handwashing. Show students how to keep germs away.

March Calendar of Events
March is full events that you can incorporate into your standard curriculum. Our Educators' Calendar outlines activities for each event, including: National School Breakfast Week (3/2-6), World Orphan Week (3/4-11), Boston Massacre (3/5/1770), Daylight Saving Time Begins (3/8), International Women's Day (3/8), Teen Tech Week (3/8-14), Pi Day (3/14), St. Patrick's Day (3/17), Spring Begins (3/20), Make Your Own Holiday Day (3/26), and World Theatre Day (3/27). Plus, celebrate Deaf History Month (3/15-4/15), Music In Our Schools Month, Women's History Month, and Youth Art Month!

Poptropica Teaching Guides
Poptropica is one of the Internet's most popular sites for kids—and now it's available as an app for the iPad! It's not just a place to play games; each of the islands featured on the site provides a learning opportunity. Check out our teaching guides to four of Poptropica's islands: 24 Carrot Island, Time Tangled Island, Mystery Train Island, and Mythology Island.

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Women's History Month
March is Women's History Month. Talk to your students about the accomplishments women have made—as well as the adversity they have faced.

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