Learning Activity 1

Two handouts

1-1: Work Survival Words? (no handout)

Learners look through the text and pick out five key survival words for cover letters, resumes, finding a job and apprenticeships. Then learners write each word on a cue card. Ask learners to share the words that they chose with everyone. Ask them why they chose those words.

1-2: New Words

Learners write a sentence for each key survival word that they chose.

1-3: Word Search

Learners find the words from the text in the word search. Learners make their own word search using the 20 words they chose from the text.