top of page
Product Page: Stores_Product_Widget

Instructor: Laura Reed


Phone: 813-401-2332 (Text then call)

Course Description: This course will introduce students to several topics that are included in a set of life skills needed for career readiness. These topics include but are not limited to problem solving, critical thinking, communication skills, decision making, creative thinking, interpersonal relationship skills, self-awareness skills, empathy and coping with stress. This course will also cover specifics on career choices, interviewing skills, and business etiquette skills.

Course Objectives: At the end of class, students will be able to identify and understand the importance of each of these life skills and will be able to use these life skills as they plan for future careers.

Grade Level: 9th-12th

Class Time: Tuesday 11:40AM-12:55PM

Course Duration: Full Year

Required Book(s): Life Skills 101: A Fun and Practical Handbook for Growing Up Strong and Independent. Ryan Sapienti. Independently published (November 27, 2023).

Required Materials(s): Notebook or 3 ring binder w/lined paper, Pen or pencil

Classroom Expectations:

  • The student is expected to complete all assigned homework problems.

  • The student is expected to participate in class discussions and activities.

  • The student is expected to bring all notes, the required textbook, pencil, and paper to every class.

  • The student is expected to display Christian character in class. Disrespectful behavior towards the teacher or classmates will not be tolerated.

  • Students are expected to bring completed assignments to class each week. Late assignments will not be accepted unless parents contact the instructor to make other arrangements. Please make these arrangements at least one day in advance.

Grading Policies: 35% Class Participation; 40% Homework 25% Tests & Quizzes

Grading Scale: 90-100 =A, 80-89=B, 70-79=C, 60-69=D, 50-59=F

Career Readiness (2024-2025)

Sales Tax Included |
    bottom of page