career planning - lesson plans
Here you will find a series of nine lesson plans designed to help students adopt productive approaches to thinking about, planning and working towards their future career. Lessons are comprised of a mix of theoretical, story, video and activity based content aimed at engaging students and encouraging active participation and introspection. You can view a Lesson plan summary here.
Lessons 1-4 are designed to encourage students adopt productive approaches to thinking about and planning for their future careers. It is recommended that these lessons be presented in consecutive order from lesson 1 to 4. However, each lesson is self-contained and can be presented out of order or in isolation if required. You can view a lesson plan summary here.
Lessons 5-8 focus on four key characteristics of successful people: resilience, motivation, discipline and sustained appropriate focus. The level that students display these characteristics can play a substantial role in determining whether they achieve their career goals. These lessons will encourage students to adopt positive strategies and approaches to work and life based on these four characteristics.