The Internet has numerous sources for teaching students about the world of work. These print resources also support this unit.
Conversations with J.K. Rowling by Lindsey Fraser
The woman behind the Harry Potter books tells the story of her childhood, the history of her writing career, the stories about her favorite and least favorite teachers, and the funny misunderstanding in her first fan letter.
Classroom Tip: Use this book as an alternate biographical source for studying J.K.Rowling’s career in Lesson One.
The Harry Potter Books by J.K. Rowling; illustrated by Mary GrandPrÃ©
Classroom Tip: Students can write a resume for a variety of characters from this popular series.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Spell Well! 50 Quick, Fun-Filled Ways to Help Kids of All Learning Styles Master Their Spelling Words by Dee Benscoter and Geri Harris
A great resource with an abundance of spelling activities and tips.
Classroom Tip: Students can practice their spelling while completing the simple job application on pages 13-14.