The workforce skill for this module is the creation of a resume and cover letter. It is important for students to learn how to create a quality resume and cover letter to ensure they can submit their resume to a prospective employer. The components of this lesson address this workforce skill.
Use the handouts behind the Workforce Skill tab in your binder or click the handouts below to download a PDF version to handout to students.
Helpful Hints, Do’s and Don’ts for Resume Construction – CLICK HERE to download
Action Verbs- CLICK HERE to download
Sample Resume- CLICK HERE to download
The “Dreaded” Cover Letter- CLICK HERE to download
Helpful Hints About Writing Letters- CLICK HERE to download
Sample letters- CLICK HERE to download
Optional Resume Lessons
Writing Good Resume – http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/writing-good-resume-career-readiness.shtml
Resume Writing and Cover Letter Lessons – https://www.moneyinstructor.com/resumes.asp
Read, Write, Think Lesson – http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/lesson-plans/resumes-cover-letters-high-30847.html