Job Search

From the Set Bright Futures Press

Students learn more about how to conduct an effective job search. The title tackles this essential life skill in an age-appropriate and participatory way, drawing them into fun-filled "investigations" of communication skills illustrated to depict a realistic and relatable situation. Job Search invites readers to "investigate" four story-centered scenarios related to listening, talking, body language, and writing. Title includes table of contents, author biography, sidebars, glossary, index, and informative backmatter.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 7
Reading Level Grade 5
Dewey 650.14
Lexile 620L
ATOS Reading Level
Guided Reading Level R
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781534169807), Paperback (9781534171480), PDF (9781534173323), ePub (9781534178847), Hosted ebook (9781534175167), Kindle (9781534177000)
Copyright 2021
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7 x 9
Graphics Full-color illustrations, Full-color photographs

School Library Journal - Soft Skills Sleuth: Investigating Life Skills Success

Readers become detectives in this imaginative series. Each title examines four soft skills, including communication, critical thinking, and teamwork. Each skill is described in a short, one-page introduction followed by an illustrated scenario to investigate. For example, in a scene depicting a school dance, readers must find instances of people being courteous.

Author: Connie Hansen

Illustrator: Ruth Bennett

  • What Are Soft Skills and Why Do I Need Them?
  • Soft Skill #1: Curious
  • Soft Skill #2: Self Aware
  • Soft Skill #3: Well Groomed
  • Soft Skill #4: Prepared
  • Job Search Quiz
  • Glossary
  • Index
  • About the Authors
  • About the Illustrator
Activities for further learning
Author/Illustrator biography
Glossary of key words
Table of contents
Full-color illustrations, Full-color photographs