Key stage 3: resources and presentations

Year 7 Resources

All of the following resources can be downloaded and used for free with students - some are starter activities and will take between 10-15 mins.

Other resources are designed to take up the majority of the lesson and will take a minimum of 30 minutes to complete.

Year 7

Activity 2.1 - A-Z of jobs - 15mins

Students try to come up with the name of a job for each of the letters of the alphabet

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Activity 2.2 - Jobs of the Future Card Sort Activity - 15 mins

Students try to match up the definitions of some jobs of the future

Download Activiy 2.2 - Card Sort Activity

Activity 3.1 - Comparing Green Careers - 30 mins

Students use Careerpilot to research jobs in the Green Sector and the types of jobs available in the local area

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Activity 4.1 - Understanding Decision Making - 30 mins

Students complete a decision making questionnaire to discover how good thy are at making decisions & use Careerpilot to research jobs that they are interested in

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Activity 4.2 - Interview an adult about their choices - 15 mins or Homework

Students design a questionnaire to interview an adult about their career choices. The worksheet is available for any student who might struggle to complete this task so that they can take it away and complete as a homework task.

Download Activity 4.2 - Interview an adult help sheet

Activity 5.1 - Year 7 Careerpilot Quiz - 30 mins

Students use Careerpilot to answer the 12 questions about jobs and careers

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Activity 5.2 - Jobs Wordsearch - 15 mins

Students find the words related to job sectors and can then think of 3 jobs that are in those job sectors

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