Thursday, August 21, 2014

Introduction to Business

Students are currently completing our unit on communications.  They are creating review games and working on animated chapter review summaries.  The students are gearing up for the first exam on Wednesday the 27th.  We will name our outstanding students for this unit next Friday. Stay tuned.

Reminder test communications unit next Wednesday.

Friday, August 15, 2014

Introduction to Business August 18

Monday the 18th we will continue to work in the area of communication.  The students have worked extremely hard to complete there Community Communications Projects.  I want to give a special thanks to my project managers.  Monday we will get to view our initial presentations. We will follow the schedule below Monday.

Opening Warm-up AND/OR Activator (highlight one): Draw a picture showing a manager using the most proper form of communication for resolving a dispute between two of his/her employees. 10 minutes

Discussion and Transition understanding vocabulary helps with both oral and written communication. 5 minutes

Work session:
  1. Students will complete a crossword and short answer vocabulary activity   30 minutes
  2. Communication game pass right or left- : 15 minutes
  3. 2 gourps present communication project
  4. Close ticket out the door illustrate the relationship between activities and standard
 Technology use for Monday
•           Multimedia commercial
1.     Powerpoint
2.     MovieMaker
•           Desktop Publishing
  1. Publisher
  2. Word

Monday, August 11, 2014

Introduction to Business

Students will begin a project where a project manager leads a team and plans a community event. The students will be required to meet a strict deadline and work as a team to have the project and presentation ready to present to a group representing city council.(peers)The group will be charged with picking the best presentation.

Friday, August 1, 2014

Welcome Back! Get ready for an exciting new year. August 4-8th

We will begin the year learning about communication in business.  This unit is critical to the success of individuals and organization. I look forward to Monday. See you soon.