STUDENTS OF THE MONTH – SEPTEMBER
1st Block – Loren Franke
2nd Block – Zach White
4th Block – Mitchell Clifford
Business Concepts, Presentation Skills, Organizational Charts, Management Levels and Vision Statements
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: Presentation Skills – What scares you the most about public speaking? Let’s practice 🙂 – Two minute presentations on the topic of your choice – We are going to listen to a couple of famous speeches in history (Martin Luther King and Nolan Ryan) as we evaluate pitch, intonation, volume, grammar, etc… – You will evaluate using a rubric handout as you listen – Any extra time should be spent on Microsoft Certification. Modules 4, 5, and 6 are due on Friday, October 20th.
Tuesday: Business Concepts – Bellringer: – Honorifics (Proper Use) – The Role of Business in Society – Business Activities – Community Impact – We will create a SmartArt for the different levels of Management and discuss each level with guided notes – Any extra time should be spent on Microsoft Certification. Modules 4, 5, and 6 are due on Friday, October 20th.
Wednesday: PSAT – The PSAT will be given this morning (school- wide), so we will not be having class today.
Thursday: Restaurant Simulation – Today is an Early Release Day so we will only have class for one hour. We will discuss Press Releases – What are they and why do businesses use them? We will look at examples of Press Releases and create a Press Release for our Restaurant Business.
Friday: GMETRIX – Microsoft Certification