Students in grade K-5 will:

  • understand the concepts of job and career,
  • understand that behaviors such as punctuality, courtesy, proper dress and proper language are essential to current and future success,
  • understand the relationship of individual effort, hard work and persistence to achievement,
  • understand the importance of teamwork in working towards a common goal,
  • demonstrate the decision making process,
  • demonstrate goal setting,
  • recognize the benefits of both individual initiative and teamwork,
  • recognize that the changing workplace requires lifelong learning,
  • identify hobbies and interests, and
  • identify career choices through exploration.

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