Author:
Molly Berger
Subject:
English Language Arts
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Level:
Middle School, High School
Tags:
Career, Workplace, Writing, wa-ela
License:
Creative Commons Attribution
Language:
English
Media Formats:
Downloadable docs

Education Standards (87)

Communicating Successfully in the Workplace: What It Takes

Overview

What does it take to be successful in the workplace? This unit provides students with the opportunity to examine this question, evaluate what others say and form their own voice, and finally to express and share what they find. The materials are for the instructor and provide options to adapt to specfic students. learning needs,  and time frame.

Overview

What does it take to be successful in the workplace? This unit provides students with the opportunity to examine this question, evaluate what others say and form their own voice, and finally to express and share what they find.

  Unit Process

  1. Pre Unit Work: Skill Review or Assessment,* Student Action Planning
  2. Introduce: Motivate, Inquire, Set Your Unit Goals
  3. Examine: Gather, Read, Discuss
  4. Evaluate: Synthesize, Analyze, Find Your Voice
  5. Express: Share Your Voice, Plan, Draft, Revise, Edit, Publish
  6. Reflect: Reflect on Your Learning, Determine Next Steps

 * SBA Interim Assessments can be effective here.