"GET A LIFE"


Looking Forward

posted Oct 13, 2013, 2:06 AM by Judith Langley   [ updated Oct 13, 2013, 2:08 AM ]

Week of October 14, 2013

 

We are beginning a new adventure this week. We have completed our career search. Now, we are going to venture into the world of finance. We start off with learning how to prepare a budget. The Hot Topic of the week is-

 

“CONTROL YOUR SPENDING”

 

To accomplish our goals this week you will have to do the following:

·       Keep track of the money you spend

·       Determine the difference between needs and wants

·       Learn how to allocate your cash

·       Learn the importance of paying yourself first

·       Participate in the weekly current events

·       Do the homework required to accomplish our goals

 

If you do all of these tasks then we will have met our goals. We will review these goals at the end of the week to see if we have met them. If we have not then, we as a group will decide what adjustments we need to make. If you have any questions or comments please let me know.

 

Thank you.

 

 

 

Looking Forward

posted Oct 6, 2013, 3:15 AM by Judith Langley   [ updated Oct 6, 2013, 3:16 AM ]

Week of October 7, 2013

 

We have many tasks to master this week. Our Hot Topic is:

 

SELL YOURSELF-NOW GO GET IT!

 

To accomplish our goals this week you will have to do the following:

 

·       Review the Business Writing Format

·       Look for the word templates for a resume

·       Continue the resume workbook

·       Write your resume

·       Write a cover letter for the job that you brought in

·       Learn interviewing techniques

·       Work with a partner to role play

·       Learn what to wear to an interview

·       Do the homework required to accomplish our goals

 

If you do all of these tasks then we will have met our goals. We will review these goals at the end of the week to see if we have met them. If we have not then, we as a group will decide what adjustments we need to make. If you have any questions or comments please let me know.

 

Thank you.

 

Looking Forward

posted Sep 29, 2013, 3:02 AM by Judith Langley   [ updated Sep 29, 2013, 3:04 AM ]

Week of September 30, 2013

 

We have many tasks to master this week. Our Hot Topic is:

 

SELL YOURSELF-NOW GO GET IT!

 

To accomplish our goals this week you will have to do the following:

 

·       Review the Business Writing Format

·       Look for the word templates for a resume

·       Begin the resume workbook

·       Learn to write cover letters

·       Do the homework required to accomplish our goals

 

If you do all of these tasks then we will have met our goals. We will review these goals at the end of the week to see if we have met them. If we have not then, we as a group will decide what adjustments we need to make. If you have any questions or comments please let me know.

 

Thank you.

 

 

 

Looking Forward

posted Sep 22, 2013, 3:41 AM by Judith Langley   [ updated Sep 22, 2013, 3:42 AM ]

Week of September 23, 2013

 

We have a short week this week. To accomplish our goals you will have to do the following:

 

·       Look for jobs in the paper

·       Learn to fill out a job application

·       Watch the power point to learn about appropriate interview questions

·       Participate in the weekly current events

·       Do the homework necessary to accomplish our goals

 

If you do all of these tasks then we will have met our goals. We will review these goals at the end of the week to see if we have met them. If we have not then, we as a group will decide what adjustments we need to make. If you have any questions or comments please let me know.

 

Thank you.

 

Looking Forward

posted Sep 15, 2013, 2:07 AM by Judith Langley   [ updated Sep 15, 2013, 2:09 AM ]

Week of September 16, 2013

 

We did not master all of our tasks last week. This week we need to work on our career packet. Once we have completed this task then we will be able to learn how to achieve this goal.  Our HOT TOPIC of the week is:

 

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS!

 

To accomplish our goals this week you will have to do the following:

 

ü  Complete the career packet

ü  Learn how to prepare for higher education

ü  Learn how to plan for higher education

ü  Learn how to finance higher education

ü  Participate in the weekly current events

ü  Do the homework necessary to accomplish our goals

 

If you do all of these tasks then we will have met our goals. We will review these goals at the end of the week to see if we have met them. If we have not then, we as a group will decide what adjustments we need to make. If you have any questions or comments please let me know.

 

Thank you.

 

 

 

 

Looking Forward

posted Sep 7, 2013, 4:30 AM by Judith Langley   [ updated Sep 7, 2013, 4:33 AM ]

Looking Forward “Get a Life”

Week of September 9, 2013

 

We mastered all of our tasks last week. We are now ready to take the next route on our “Highway”.  Our HOT TOPIC of the week is:

 

OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS!

 

To accomplish our goals this week you will have to do the following:

 

ü  Create a collage of “You”

ü  Pick a career

ü  Complete the career packet

ü  Participate in the weekly current events

ü  Do the homework necessary to accomplish our goals

 

If you do all of these tasks then we will have met our goals. We will review these goals at the end of the week to see if we have met them. If we have not then, we as a group will decide what adjustments we need to make. If you have any questions or comments please let me know.

 

Thank you.

Looking Forward

posted Sep 2, 2013, 2:58 AM by Judith Langley   [ updated Sep 2, 2013, 3:04 AM ]

Week of September 3, 2013

 

Welcome to the first full week of the semester. We had ambitious plans last week. This week we are going to finish some of our tasks and complete new ones. Our HOT TOPIC of the week is:

 

WHERE AM I GOING?

 

To accomplish our goals this week you will have to do the following:

 

·        Make Decisions

·        Complete the Introduction Worksheet

·        Participate in the nonverbal charades

·        Participate in the weekly current events

·        Do the homework required to accomplish our goals

 

If you do all of these tasks then we will have met our goals. We will review these goals at the end of the week to see if we have met them. If we have not then, we as a group will decide what adjustments we need to make. If you have any questions or comments please let me know.

 

Thank you.

 

 

 

 

Looking Forward School Year 2013-2014

posted Aug 25, 2013, 4:47 AM by Judith Langley   [ updated Aug 25, 2013, 4:54 AM ]

Welcome Back! I am looking forward to a fantastic semester. The theme this year is "Life is a Highway." You will need to choose your route. I will see all of you on Friday the 30th.

Looking Forward

posted Oct 14, 2012, 11:04 AM by Judith Langley   [ updated Oct 14, 2012, 11:13 AM ]

Week of October 15, 2012

 

We have a short week this week. Our list of tasks matches the week to accomplish our goals you will have to do the following:

 ·        Finish the resume` packet and write your resume`

·        Complete the Letter Writing project

·        Learn to budget

·        Listen to our speaker Melanie Howe on Thursday

·        Do the homework required to accomplish our goals

 If you do all of these tasks then we will have met our goals. We will review these goals at the end of the week to see if we have met them. If we have not then, we as a group will decide what adjustments we need to make. If you have any questions or comments please let me know.

 

Thank you.

 


 

Looking Forward

posted Sep 29, 2012, 8:03 AM by Judith Langley   [ updated Sep 29, 2012, 8:04 AM ]

Week of October 1, 2012

 

We have many tasks to master this week. Our Hot Topic is:

 

SELL YOURSELF-NOW GO GET IT!

 

To accomplish our goals this week you will have to do the following:

 

·         Review the Business Writing Format

·         Look for the word templates for a resume

·         Continue the resume workbook

·          Learn to write cover letters

·         Do the homework required to accomplish our goals

 

If you do all of these tasks then we will have met our goals. We will review these goals at the end of the week to see if we have met them. If we have not then, we as a group will decide what adjustments we need to make. If you have any questions or comments please let me know.

 

Thank you.

 

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