FRESHMAN SEMINAR - Course Description

  • Freshman Seminar This course is designed to focus on personalization of each student's high school education through the areas of Business Implementation, Study Skills, Career Cluster Exploration, and Technology Integration. Study skills curriculum focuses on organizational skills, test taking skills, notetaking skills, using reference sources, outlining and using graphic organizers, reading graphs and tables as well as building vocabulary. All study skills will be reinforced in all core courses so students have the opprotunity to transfer the skills learned in the Freshman Seminar course to all of their other courses. Life planning, goal setting and career cluster exploration will be incorporated into individual student portfolios to use for college and career planning. Business concepts will be implemented and introduced. During the decision making process, students will be exposed to available business courses and plan a pathway accordingly.