Academic Coach and Life Skills Class Lesson Plans

 Academic Coach Schedule:
(for each class period)
1.  Bellringer
2.  Notebook Check
3.  Complete EOC/ACT/SAT Prep Classwork
4.  Ask Questions about Assignments from classes
5.  Review for upcoming test/quiz

Life Skills Lesson Plans
The following list shows some academic activities we will be covering during the 1st Nine Weeks.  The student's ability will determine the level of instructions in all subject areas:

Job Skills Math
1.  Budgeting
2.  Counting Money
3.  Computing Discounts
4.  Compute Sales Tax
5.  Keeping a time sheet and compute hours worked.

Life Skills English
1.  Review 20 vocabulary words that we see everyday in our environment. (weekly list)
2.  Read a reading selection and answer comprehension questions.
3.  Learning how to formulate a complete sentence or write a basic paragraph.
4.  Completing personal information for future job application forms.
5.  Learn how to write a Resume for future job portfolio.

Life Skills Science/Social Studies
1.  Learning all about the weather.
2.  Learning about three branches of government.  
3.  Learning how to read a road map.
4.  Learning parts of the globe.

Independent Living
1.  Learning abbreviations found in classified ads.
2.  How to fill out job application forms.
3.  Learning our personal information such as street address, city, state, and zip code.
4.  Learning how to advocate for ourselves in different situations in today's society.

Career Prep
1.  Learning how to fill out job applications.
2.  How to behave on a job site.
3.  Identifying personal rights for obtaining help in a work place. 
4.  Knowing when to ask for an interpreter on a job site.