"Don't get sidetracked by people who are not on track".




Notice: Please submit your BPA dues this week - $31.00.

Are you interested in joining Business Professionals of America (BPA)?  Learn about the organization and how you can become a member

Learning Targets:

  1. To learn the importance of cover letters
  2. The importance of knowing the details of you paycheck

Monday, September 24, 2018

  • Sorry I am not here today; I am at a golf match
  • Bell Ringer:
    • Review this chart and then complete this form
  • Watch the movie One Week Job

Did You Know: Blue Streak is the oldest operating coaster at Cedar Point. It was built in 1964 and is 78 feet tall.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

  • Review Job Shadowing Packet
  • Review Math concept
  • Excel documents - rounding
  • Finalize your cover letter, print and turn in

Did You Know: As of today Top Thrill Dragster at Cedar Point is the tallest in the world. The Dragster reaches speeds of 120 mph in less than 4 seconds. The Dragster is 420 feet tall.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

  • Payroll math concepts - check for understanding
  • Research the STAR interview method that many companies are using
    • Research STAR interviewing and check out other websites as well
    • Then come up with one behavioral question and add it to this document. Make sure it is a STAR question you would like to answer. Be creative from all the other students in the class.


Did You Know: The Top Thrill Dragster and the Millennium Force, at Cedar Point, cost 25 million dollars to build.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

  • Bell Ringer
    • Take this practice quiz on quia
  • Watch a video on STAR interviewing
  • Practice the question: Can you tell me a little about yourself?
  • Practice interview questions using this evaluation document
  • Sign up to be interviewed by Mrs. Cleary

Did You Know: There are more than 1,300 roller coasters in the USA.

Friday, September 28, 2018

Did You Know: At 456 feet tall and reaching speeds of 128 miles per hour, Kingda Ka at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey, USA, is the world’s tallest and fastest coaster.


Have a wonderful weekend!

"No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted."