Careers

All jobs boil down to 4 types: Thinkers, Builders, Improvers, and Producers. Thinkers produce an idea, Builders convert the idea into reality, Improvers make it better, and Producers do the work in a repeatable manner to deliver goods and services to customers.

Resources

Try the quiz from WorkBC

Career Quiz for kids

Kidzworld


THE PROJECT

Instructions:

  1. Click the link above
  2. Try each of the three quizzes
  3. Explore the career opportunities using the map at the bottom of the page
  4. From your results choose three top choices and research them
    1. Keep notes on a separate page
  5. After your research, choose one career that interests you and create a poster based on your choice

Your poster must have the following:

  1. Name of career
  2. Education needed
    1. cost of education
    2. choices of where to take the courses
    3. total amount of years needed or years of apprenticeship needed
  3. Yearly income in Year 1 and Year 10
  4. How long to pay off the cost of education
  5. Locations where your career is in most demand (anywhere in the world)
  6. Average length of career
  7. Why this career interests you