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LIFE SKILLS (Period 5)

Instructors
Meredith Curtis
Kristianna Gibson
Mandy Hutchinson
Department
Upper School
Terms
Fall Semester

Course Description

January 2-6 
 
Monday- No school for students
 
Tuesday through Friday- This week we will be working on Unit 3- Finances- in Edgenuity.  The Unit will be due on January 22.
 
December 9-13
 
Monday- Checkbooks
 
Tuesday- Life Hacks and Finish up any scholarships
 
Wednesday- Life Hacks and Finish up any scholarships
 
Thursday- Final Exams- no class
 
Friday- Final Exams- no class
 
December 2-6
 
Monday- Mock Interview Activities (Videos and Questions)
 
Tuesday- Mock Interview Activities
 
Wednesday- Dress up for Interviews and Draw Questions to practice answering
 
Thursday- How to braid hair  : )
 
Friday- Check Writing Activities
 
November 18-22
 
Monday- How to tie a tie (and bowtie)
 
Tuesday- Interviewing Practice
 
Wednesday- Interview Tips and Practice
 
Thursday- Research a Company and come up with appropriate interview questions
 
Friday- Dress up and Mock Interviews
 
November 11-15
 
Monday- VETERANS DAY HOLIDAY- NO SCHOOL
 
Tuesday- Plan Waffle Iron Meal (To be made in class on Thursday-choose a recipe or two and divide up ingredients to be brought to class on Thursday)
 
Wednesday- Nutrition Label Activities/ Cooking Videos
 
Thursday- WAFFLE IRON COOKING!!  (And Eating)
 
Friday- George Foreman Grill Recipe Research
 
November 4-8
 
Monday- Scholarship workday (Seniors can work on application for the "Don't Text and Drive" Scholarship, Juniors can work on the "Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship", and Beta Club Members who are seniors can work on the Beta Club Scholarship.  Links are below:
 
 
 
 
 
Tuesday- ABAC Speaker
 
Wednesday- How to do Laundry
 
Thursday- Cooking Basics
 
Friday- How to Change a Flat Tire
 
October 28- November 1
 
Complete Careers Unit (Due Friday)
 
October 21-25
 
Monday through Friday
 
Continue working in Careers Unit
 
October 14-18
 
Monday- FALL BREAK, NO CLASS
 
Tuesday- CONTINUE CAREERS UNIT
 
Wednesday- PSAT TESTING (Seniors no school)
 
Thursday- CAREERS UNIT
 
Friday- CAREERS UNIT
 
October 7-11
 
Monday-  HOLIDAY FOR STUDENTS
 
Tuesday- Begin Unit 2: CAREERS
 
Wednesday- Continue Unit 2
 
Thursday- Continue Unit 2
 
Friday- NO SCHOOL- FALL BREAK
 
September 30- October 4
 
Monday-  Southern Union Speaker (all classes)
 
Tuesday through Friday- Continue working on college applications (Seniors) and scholarship applications (Juniors and Seniors)
 
September 23-27
 
Monday- Speaker (Troy University) 4th-6th periods only. 
1st and 2nd periods- continue working on college research.
 
Tuesday- Finish College Research Today
 
Wednesday- 1st and 2nd periods- Auburn Speaker
 
4th-6th periods- Email 3 people to ask for references if you have not already done so.  Seniors- Make a list of what schools you want to apply to.  Fill out transcript request form and turn in to Mrs. Boyer.  Juniors- begin looking up scholarship opportunities for Juniors in high school that you qualify for.  Make a list to turn in- you will begin applying for these tomorrow.
 
Thursday- 1st and 2nd periods- Email 3 people to ask for references if you have not already done so.  Seniors- Make a list of what schools you want to apply to.  Fill out transcript request form and turn in to Mrs. Boyer.  Juniors- begin looking up scholarship opportunities for Juniors in high school that you qualify for.  Make a list to turn in- you will begin applying for these tomorrow.
 4th-6th periods - Seniors begin applying to the colleges on your list.  Juniors begin applying for the scholarships on your list.
 
 
Friday- Seniors continue applying for colleges on your list.  Juniors Begin applying for scholarships on your list.
 
 
 
 
September 16-20
 
Monday- Complete online ACT quizzes
 
Tuesday- Seniors request reference letters -minimum of 2- and provide those references with information to write them.  Begin College research.
 
Wednesday- Speaker- Troy University 1st and 2nd periods only.
Other classes continue college research.
 
Thursday- College Research
 
Friday- College Research
 
September 9-13
 
Monday- Speaker- University of South Alabama
 
Tuesday-Speaker- Auburn University Montgomery
 
Wednesday- Speaker- Auburn University (4th-6th periods only) Other classes will continue online ACT practice
 
Thursday- ONLINE ACT PRACTICE
 
Friday- ONLINE ACT PRACTICE
 
 
September 2-6
 
Monday- Holiday/No School
 
Tuesday- Georgia Military - Guest Speaker
 
Wednesday- Finish ACT- begin grading and reviewing incorrect answers
 
Thursday- Continue Reviewing incorrect answers
 
Friday- Online ACT practice
 
 
August 26-30
 
Monday- Unit 1 Edgenuity Due.  Exchange Club Scholarship
 
Tuesday- Exchange Club Scholarship due.  Georgia Military College - guest speaker
 
Wednesday- ACT Practice
 
Thursday- ACT Practice
 
Friday- ACT Practice
 
 
August 19-23
 
Monday- Continue Online Digital Citizenship Unit
 
Tuesday- Georgia Southwestern Speaker
 
Wednesday- 4th-6th periods, Auburn University Speaker, Other periods continue online digital citizenship Unit.
 
Thursday- Continue Online Digital Citizenship Unit
 
Friday- Complete Online Digital Citizenship Unit- Due Monday if not completed in class today.
 
August 12-16
 
Monday- Learning Styles Prezi and activity.  Complete index card with learning style.
 
Tuesday- "How to be Organized for School, College or Life"  video and organize planners.  
 
Wednesday- Online Digital Citizenship Activities
 
Thursday- Online Digital Citizenship Activities continued...
 
Friday- Online Digital Citizenship Activities continued...
 
 
Week 1 (August 8-9)
 
     Thursday: Discuss course outline and syllabus/rules and procedures
 
      Friday: How to be a Millionaire Activity

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