STUDENTS OF THE MONTH for AUGUST
1st Block – Max Blankers
2nd Block – Lynn Weatherby
4th Block – Amber Skonicki
Microsoft Certification: Please DO NOT STRESS about the modules. I am being advised by the County Office that GMETRIX and MS Certification will be available soon. I will make adjustments to “due dates” based on our availability to the software.
Teamwork, Leadership, Time Management and Entrepreneurship
For all business students, you should check the BLOG at the beginning of the week. I try and post my plans for the week by Monday morning. I will use this blog to post PowerPoints from class notes and to remind you of upcoming projects and assessments.
Monday: Leadership – Students complete Leadership Styles Handout using the PowerPoint below (Leadership Styles). Turn in for a formative grade. Complete lessons #20 (Shapes) and #21 (WordArt) on gcflearnfree.org – Go through the lesson completely and then complete the Challenge activity at the end. Use the practice documents provided by the website. Save the finished products in your business folder. I will check them on Tuesday.
Tuesday: Entrepreneurship – Bellringer: – Entrepreneurs Who Shaped America – Pair/Share Explanation of your Exemplary Leadership Practice with Notes – Leadership Quotes – PowerPoint and Guided Notes Sheet on Entrepreneurs – Shark Tank with accompanying notes
Wednesday: Entrepreneurship – Bellringer: Are you an Entrepreneur? Leadership Quotes – Complete a Summary Pyramid after reading articles on Entrepreneurship – Youtube Videos about Young Entrepreneurs – Characteristics of Effective Entrepreneurs
Thursday: Entrepreneurship – Graphic organizer for Entrepreneurial Characteristics – www.sba.gov and Chambers of Commerce – How can they benefit a young entrepreneur? – Microsoft Word Lessons (If we have GMETRIX)
Friday: Restaurant Simulation and GMETRIX – Bellringer: Honorifics – List of requirements for restaurant – Announcement of Unit 2 test when we return from the break (Tuesday, October 3) – Memo to New Employees