Lesson 8: Planning - Learning About Yourself

Interests and Goals

 

Lesson Summary:

Appropriate for: Grades 8-12

    Goals and Objectives:
  1. Students will work on postsecondary plans.
  2. Students will begin to familiarize themselves with the site.
  3. Students will determine basic skill level and transferable skill level.
  4. Students will create a plan to improve these skills.

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    Procedure:
  1. Students will log into CFWV.com.
  2. Students will click on the Career Planning Tab at the top of the screen.
  3. Students will click on the subheading "Learning About Yourself."
  4. Students will follow the directions and complete the Basic Skills Survey and Transferable Skills Checklist.

Results will be automatically saved in the Portfolio.


Reflective Questions for Journals or Discussion:
  • How do the results vary?
  • What are your strong/weak areas?
  • What can you do to improve on these skills?
  • Create a plan of improvement with your parents, teacher, or community member.