The focus for Career Education in Grades 4 – 5 is as follows:

  • identifying personal skills, interests, and abilities
  • setting goals
  • talking about (identifying) leadership skills
  • safety awareness in activities
  • connecting work and success

Learning Commons Resources

Career Education Gr. K – 5

We have a wide variety of books, curriculum and DVDs that cover this topic.

Curriculum Examples

  • Health and Career
  • Enjoying Good Health

Search Terms

Use the following keywords to search for resources:

  • Careers
  • Health

To enter the Search Portal, click on the banner located at the top of this page.

Subscriptions

Log in to Discovery Education Canada and search for career education topics.  There will be topics such as:  Education, Engineering, Environmental Occupations, Financial, Health, Human Services, Workplace Skills, Marketing and Sales, Mechanics, Media and Arts, Personal and Building Services, Production Occupations, Professional Specialty Occupations, Scientific Occupations, Technical and Related Occupations, Technology, and Transportation and Material Moving Occupations.

Discovery Education Streaming Plus offers students award-winning digital or multimedia content.  (K-12 content)  Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.

Log in to Explora Primary with the username and password that you will find on your parent home page in Encom under ‘Curriculum Resources’ or at the Subscriptions site in the Learning Commons Search Portal.

EBSCOhost’s Explora is a site to encourage student research with extensive, reliable content and ease of use.  (K-12 content)  Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.

Log in to EverFi to find courses, such as:  Vault – Understanding Money (Grades 4-6) Building financial skills at a young age.

EverFi produces digital courses, such as: financial literacy, STEM, diversity and inclusion, student loan management, digital citizenship, civic awareness, entrepreneurial thinking, alcohol and substance abuse, and sexual assault prevention.  (Gr. 1-12)  Look for a full description (and a list of all courses available) under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.

Log in to KnowBC and search by going to an encyclopedia or book and searching it.

KnowBC is the leading general reference site for British Columbia, including such resources as the Encyclopedia of British Columbia and other reference works.  (Gr. K-12)  Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.

First log in to Learn360 before you choose a topic or “click” on a link.  Once in Learn360 select a topic such as Careers & Job Search, Guidance & Counseling or Technical & Vocational Education, then filter for the appropriate grade range.

Learn360 is a media-on-demand service or digital video library for Gr. K-12, with digital, audio and other support materials.  Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.

Log in to PebbleGo Next to find science topics for Gr. 3-6.  Search for “Jobs in Science”.

PebbleGo and PebbleGo Next are research sites for students in Gr. K-3 (PebbleGo:  Animals, Science, Social Studies and Dinosaurs) and Gr. 3-6 (PebbleGo Next:  Science and Social Studies) which have read-along audio.  Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.

Log in to RightNow Media.  Search the Torchlighters series for leadership and Leo Trend or Friend for different themed topics around careers, work and friendship.

RightNow Media is like the ‘Netflix’ of Christian Bible studies and has something for every age!  Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.

Log in to World Book Kids (Gr. K-5) through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources” or through the Subscriptions page in the Learning Commons Search Portal.

World Book is our online encyclopedia with research sites for all ages from K to 12.  Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.