Lesson 11 - Year 7 Economics - Types of work


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There are 54 slides in this lesson.

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This is an overview of the content of the lesson on work.

  • Types of work background reading and questions
  • Worksheet – the best job in the world
  • Power point – why do we work? 
  •  Activity 1 – types of work- check for learning 
  • Power point on old jobs that no longer exist - guessing game
  • Brainstorm – 60 seconds – as many jobs that you can think of
  • Using the information sheet: Which Industry? Students categorise type of job on their list.
  • Activity– job advertisement
  • Students are given 4 real job advertisements and have to identify the position, qualifications, hours, personal characteristics. 
  • Optional film  Worst jobs in history - can be found on You Tube

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