Possible Careers

Is a STEM career the right choice for me? Lesson four in a six-part career and college readiness series introduces seventh graders to the world of STEM occupations. Individuals use their Holland code results to select, research, and write about their options.

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CCSS: Designed
Instructional Ideas

  • Take a closer look at STEM careers with an informative website
  • Include an article about STEAM careers to introduce the arts into the lesson

Classroom Considerations

  • Plan one full day of research so students are able to locate all of the information they need
  • Have each learner complete a Holland codes assessment if they have not done so previously
Pros

  • Focused research gives pupils more experience in making use of online career planning tools
  • The lesson shows pupils that there are a variety of STEM careers suited to all types of abilities and personalities
Cons

  • None
Common Core