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Jobs of the Future

GRADES 6–8

It’s not too early for your middle school students to start thinking about their future careers! Use these ELA lessons, engaging real-world informational text, and interactive activities to introduce them to apprenticeships. Open their eyes to paid training and experience in the fastest-growing fields of tomorrow!

LESSONS & ACTIVITIES

Research and interview activities to boost ELA skills and job awareness

STUDENT MAGAZINE Meet the Apprentices:
“I’m Getting Paid to Learn!”
Grades 6–8
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MAGAZINE LESSON & ACTIVITIES Identifying Themes in
Informational Text
Grades 6–8
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LESSON & ACTIVITY Researching Careers
and Apprenticeships
Grades 6–8
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LESSON & ACTIVITY Mapping the Future With
Dream Boards
Grades 6–8
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INTERVIEW & PRESENT Developing and Presenting
Oral Reports
Grades 6–8
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FAMILY ACTIVITY

Send home these sheets to get families talking about apprenticeship opportunities.

FAMILY TAKE-HOME Introducing Career
Pathways for Kids’ Futures
Grades 6–8
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