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These activities, worksheets and online resources are perfect for the classroom or in afterschool programs. Check out our other printer-friendly resources for promo cards, grad plans and more.

Grades K-2

2013 K-2 Educator Guide
Find lesson plans and nine blackline masters for college- and career-related activities. This Educator Guide complements LEARN MORE student success guides (magazines), shipped to all schools each August and available at LearnMoreIndiana.org/Print.

Grades K-2: Be a Career Explorer
Younger students explore their career interests with a drawing activity.

Grades K-2: College & Career Matching
Can you match the college degrees with careers? Color the pictures when you're done!

Grades K-2: Tools of the Trade
Match each tool with the professional who uses it.

Grades K-5: College Scavenger Hunt
Make a college visit more fun with this checklist.

College & Career Planning Checklists
Find five-item checklists for every grade level as well as college and adult students.

 

Grades 3-5

2013 3-5 Educator Guide
Find lesson plans and nine blackline masters for college- and career-related activities. This Educator Guide complements LEARN MORE student success guides (magazines), shipped to all schools each August and available at LearnMoreIndiana.org/Print.

Grades K-5: College Scavenger Hunt
Make a college visit more fun with this checklist.

Grades 3-5: College & Career Matching
Determine which careers require an associate degree, bachelor's degree and more.

Grades 3-5: Options and Goals
Discover how much you know about college options, and set some goals of your own.

Grades 3-5: College Knowledge Quiz
Quiz students' college knowledge with this fun, one-page quiz.

College & Career Planning Checklists
Find five-item checklists for every grade level as well as college and adult students.

 

Grades 6-8

Grades 6-8: Drive of Your Life Interactive Game
Play this interactive, online game to see where your career path may take you.

Grades 6-8: Searching for College Success
A word search introduces what’s needed for college success.

Grades 6-8: Magic 8 Ball
Use this activity in the classroom.

Grades 6-8: Career Party
Where would you mingle? Use this activity in the classroom.

Grades 6-12: Indiana Career Explorer
Create a profile and use this tool to take career interest inventories, store information about your top career matches and complete your graduation plan.

College & Career Planning Checklists
Find five-item checklists for every grade level as well as college and adult students.

 

Grades 9-12

Grades 6-12: Indiana Career Explorer
Create a profile and use this tool to take career interest inventories, store information about your top career matches and complete your graduation plan.

Grade 9: On Track to Graduate?
See if you are planning for the diploma you need.

Grades 9-12: College Visits Checklist
Keep track of the features of each college you visit.

Grades 9-12: College Visits Questions
The National Center for College Costs helps you know what to ask on a campus tour or in the admissions office.

Grades 9-12: Career Confidence
Are you career confident or clueless? Take the quiz!

Grades 9-12: Cost of College
Use this activity along with the Indiana College Costs Estimator to compare your net price at different colleges.

Grades 11-12: Help! What Should My Major Be?
Hone in on your interests and discover what might be good college major for you

Grade 12: Essay Topic Ideas
Use these tips from the National Center on College Costs to brainstorm topics for memorable essays.

College & Career Planning Checklists
Find five-item checklists for every grade level as well as college and adult students.

 

College GO! Week Activity Ideas

Do you need ideas for implementing College GO! Week in your school, community or organization? Use these ideas as a starting point, but don’t forget to consider the particular needs and opportunities that exist in your community.