Choose the grade level(s) and activities that will benefit you the most from the options below.
|#1||Explore - Career Planning (Grades 9-12)|
EBSCOhost is an interface that searches digital content collections. One of the collections developed by INFOhio is the Career Collection which contains articles from trade and professional publications to support a variety of vocational and technical research needs.
Career Connections interface lets you search these EBSCO databases, all at the same time: Alt HealthWatch, Computer Source, Consumer Health Complete, Health Source: Consumer Edition, Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition, Newswires, Regional Business News, Small Business Reference Center, and Vocational and Career Collection.
| Watch this introduction to basic searching in EBSCOhost.
Explore the Career Collection:
Add Career Collection to your class or library web page with this url https://www.infohio.org/resources/item/career-collection.
Additional help tools and resources are available at this url: https://help.ebsco.com/interfaces/EBSCO_Guides/EBSCO_Interfaces_User_Guide.
|#2||Explore - Researching Careers (Grades 6-8)|
IWonder is INFOhio’s home for educational and engaging websites for students to explore! IWonder includes a section "Do you know what you want to be when you grow up?"
Watch this introduction to IWonder.
Use the IWonder Genius Hour to open the curiosity door for your students while they are learning about careers, they can also be learning the critical steps in the research process.
Add IWonder to your class or library web page with this url https://www.infohio.org/resources/item/iwonder
|#3||Explore - Learn about the World of Work(Grades K-5)|
Kids InfoBits includes text, images, charts and graphs, and educational videos from books, magazines, and news periodicals on interesting and important facts with connections to current and past events, including career exploration.
Watch this introduction to Kids InfoBits.
Explore Kids InfoBits:
Add Kids InfoBits to your class or library web page with this url https://www.infohio.org/resources/item/kids-infobits.
Additional help tools and resources are available at this url: https://www.infohio.org/info/item/training-support-for-kids-infobits-from-gale
|#4||Explore - Preparing for School Success (PreK)|
Early World of Learning is a PreK-3 early literacy resource that helps students with foundational skills. The Early World of Learning contains both videos and articles about people at work.
Learn about Early World of Learning. Then explore. Think of ways to use this information in your classroom.
Explore Early World of Learning
Add Early World of Learning to your class or library web page with this url https://www.infohio.org/resources/item/early-world-of-learning.
Additional help tools and resources are available at this url: https://www.infohio.org/document-library/item/early-world-of-learning-training-site.