February 27th – March 3rd

Good job on your GMETRIX modules moving towards Microsoft Certification!!!!!!!!


Microsoft Certification – You should log in to GMETRIX and work on your modules with any “down time” you have in class. Modules 4-6 are due by Friday, March 17th


Leadership Interview Project will be due Tuesday, February 28th

Leadership Interview Assignment-14w129d


Monday: Leadership – Bellringer: Take 15 minutes to finish up your Help Wanted Posters – Print to Color Printer, Soft Skills Lesson on Elevator Etiquette, Four Types of Leadership Styles – PowerPoint and Guided Notes/Questions, Leadership Vocabulary Table due on Thursday. Projects are due tomorrow, so if you have any extra time today, you can work on the project

Leadership Styles

Tuesday: Presentations/PowerPoint Guidelines – Bellringer: Ticket in the Door – Public Speaking – Class discussion – Do’s and Don’ts of Public Speaking – Everyone in class will give a two minute impromptu presentation – you may use one notecard and I will give you a list of topics from which you can choose. PowerPoint Design Guidelines and Guided Notes

PowerPoint Design Guidelines

Wednesday: MOS Certification – Soft Skills Lesson – Answering in complete sentences – MOS Work today in GMETRIX

Thursday: Public Speaking – Describe in as much detail as possible what you believe it takes to make a good public speaker. Nolan Ryan speech with rubric, MLK speech with rubric (critique) – 10 greatest movie speeches – students evaluation – Specialty Presentation Handout an d Rubric

Friday: Restaurant Simulation – Let’s review/make a list of project requirements, Employee memo, Press Releases

February 13 – 17


Good job on your GMETRIX modules moving towards Microsoft Certification!!!!!!!!


Microsoft Certification – You should log in to GMETRIX and work on your modules with any “down time” you have in class. Modules 4-6 are due by Friday, March 17th


Leadership Interview Project will be due Monday, February 27th


Focus:  Leadership, Motivation, Microsoft Word Lessons, Restaurant Simulation

Monday: Leadership – Bellringer: Who is someone you believe to be a strong leader? What is one STRONG leadership quality they possess? – Leadership vocabulary (create a table in MS Word) – Leading On and Off the Court (Coach Carter), Finish your Letterhead from Friday, Discussion about Leadership Interview

Tuesday: Leadership – Bellringer: gcflearnfree.org – lesson on bulleted lists, leadership quotes, Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership with Guided Notes – You and a partner will create a mini poster (handout given in class), work on your leadership vocabulary

Handout-FivePractices

Wednesday: MOS Certification – Leadership quotes, Soft skills Lesson – Character, GMETRIX

Thursday: Leadership – Microsoft Word Ribbon Location Scavenger Hunt, Four Types of Leadership Styles in Business with Questions, work on your leadership vocabulary

Leadership Styles

Friday: Restaurant Simulation – Soft skills Lesson – Elevator Etiquette, Restaurant Help Wanted Flyers, Mini Lesson on creating tables and forms in Microsoft Word

February 6th – February 10th

UNIT 1 ASSESSMENT ON THURSDAY – Covers: employability skills, professional image,  teamwork, time management and goal setting


Microsoft Certification – You should log in to GMETRIX and work on your modules with any “down time” you have in class. Modules 1 – 3 are due by Friday, February 8th – Formative Grade


Spelling Words: Business, Entrepreneurship, Restaurant, References, Activities


Week 5 Focus: SMART Goals, Microsoft Word Lessons: Ribbon Location and Shapes, Restaurant Simulation

Monday – SMART Goals – Video on Inserting Shapes into documents, creating S.M.A.R.T. Goals lesson and lecture, Goal Setting Worksheet (Table), begin review for Unit 1 Assessment on Thursday

Tuesday – Microsoft Word Lessons and GMETRIX – Ribbon Location Scavenger Hunt, Microsoft Word Modules 1,2,3

Wednesday – Review for Unit 1 Assessment and Leadership – Paddle board review, Leadership quote for memorization, journal/scenario on leadership, leadership interview assignment (due next Thursday, February 16th)

Thursday – Unit One Assessment 

Friday – Restaurant Simulation – Letterhead for our restaurants – using our LOGOS – GMETRIX