Cool Career Day for K-6! (Virtual)

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Registration Closed.
Last Date to Register: 4/27/2023 12:01 AM
Last Date to Cancel: 4/27/2023 12:01 AM
Agency: CESA 12
Agency Contact: Mary Maderich
Agency Assistant: Judy Ross 715-685-1837
Audience: All teachers K-6
Presenter(s) / Instructor(s): Various presenters from around the state
Location: CESA 12 Online Event
Ashland, WI 54806
Facility: ZOOM Video Conferencing
5/2/2023 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Cool Career Day for K-6! (Virtual)

May 2, 2023

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM


During this day we have scheduled 5 guest speakers who will talk about exciting career opportunities within the energy industry.  Presentations will run 20 minutes with an additional 10 minutes for questions. Optional teacher lead student activities will be available for the time in between guests, and plenty of time for lunch and play.  This event is sponsored by the Wisconsin K-12 Energy Education Program through UW-Stevens Point.

Registration is FREE (This event is sponsored by the Wisconsin K-12 Energy Education Program through UW-Stevens Point)

9:00 AM 9:30 AM Virtual Presentation: TBD
9:30 AM 10:-00 AM

Optional teacher lead activities

What is a Career? Video (1:30 min.)

Career Spotlight Video - White House Chef

Choose an interest survey.

Discussion: What jobs might be right for you?

10:00 AM 10:30 AM Virtual Presentation: TBD
10:30 AM 11:00 AM

Optional teacher lead activities

Activity: Can you guess who I am?  Video (11 min.)

How to Be An Inventory-Kid President Video (5 min.)

Career Spotlight Video - Archeologist

Career ABC - printable K-2

Jobs You Like - printable K-2

American Jobs - printable 3-5

American Jobs 3 - printable 3-5

Career Choice - printable 3-5 

11:00 AM 12:30 PM

Noon break & Activities

     *Solar Energy and Activities

Activity - Molly Moon’s Ice Cream Shop - Entrepreneur video (3 min.)

Activity - Tech & Gaming Video (4:37 min.)

Unusual Careers - 3-5 Computers needed.  Have students pick one unusual career they are interested in.

Occupation Word Search 3-5 Online GameName That Job - printable K-2

Match & Color - printable K-2

 Career Spotlight Video “Wildlife Biologist”

12:30 PM 1:00 PM Virtual Presentation: TBD
1:00 PM 1:15 PM

Quick Break & coloring Career Exploration Coloring Book

1:15 PM 1:45 PM TBD
1:45 PM 2:00 PM

Quick Break & Activity

Information Technology career cluster workbook

Law & Public Safety career cluster workbook

Explore KidsWork Website

2:00 PM 2:30 PM


2:30 PM 3:00 PM

Class Reflection                                                                    

K-5 Career ExplorationResources from Crosby High School - Great variety of activities and games to choose from!

Careers Are Everywhere Activity Book - PDF downloadable

Career Exploration Guides and Resources for Younger Students

US Dept of Labor career activities for students 4th grade and up

Career Spotlight YouTube Channel with many short occupation videos


For more information contact Mary Maderich at (715) 685-1847,

E-MLSS Key Features: High-Quality Instruction, Family & Community Engagement


**ONLY TEACHERS SHOULD REGISTER ON myQuickReg.  We will email the zoom link to registered participants so that you can share it with your students if they are not in school.



Cancellation Policy:

Any registration cancellation must be received by the registration deadline date stated on the event for a refund to be issued. Persons registering and not in attendance on the day of the session will be charged the full registration fee (substitutions are accepted). CESA 12 reserves the right to cancel any session due to insufficient enrollment. Participants will be notified by email or phone if a cancellation occurs.

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