LEAP Into Careers!
The LEAP (Learning Experiences Action Plan) curriculum was developed to help youth understand various career opportunities in several career clusters. The curriculum includes 4 parts:
Part A: Youth discover and work with 12 foundational skills, including communication, problem solving, and critical thinking, that are important to any career.
Part B: Youth learn about entrepreneurship, as it can apply to every career!
Part C: Youth delve into the career fields, exploring career opportunities and the skills necessary to be successful in that field. Related 4-H curricula is identified for each of the career fields.
Part D: Youth design their own Learning Experiences Action Plan (LEAP).
- Grades 3-5
- Book is designed for the facilitator
- Authored by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in conjunction with the Nebraska Department of Education
- Copyright 2011
- 92 pages
- Ties to Nebraska State Education Content Standards. Alignment of the Nebraska standards is in compliance with national educational standards. See the Look Inside feature for a detailed list of standards.