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.
|Interest Level||Grade 4 - Grade 7|
|Reading Level||Grade 5|
|ATOS Reading Level|
|Guided Reading Level||R|
|Publisher||Cherry Lake Publishing|
|Available Formats||Reinforced book (9781534169807), Paperback (9781534171480), PDF (9781534173323), ePub (9781534178847), Hosted ebook (9781534175167), Kindle (9781534177000)|
|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.
- 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
- About the Authors
- About the Illustrator