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 Week of 9/5-9/8

*I can explain what an entrepreneur is*  *I can explain the character traits of an entrepreneur*

*I can explain the safety procedures and meeting area for entrepreneurship* *I can collaborate in a group*

Tuesday 9/5

Ent

Ice Breaker- Treasure Hunt

Welcome  Powerpoint-4Ps-Technology-Cell Phone Policy

Binder Handle 

Handbook-Student  Expectations/Dress for Success-NonDiscrimination

The Entrepreneur in Me(1-35,1-36 GenE)

VEI

Overview of VEI

Tradeshow Clip

Browse Veinternational.org

Wednesday 9/6

Ent

Empathy Map-(What is an Entrepreneur? Think, feel, see, hear)

What is the need for an Entrepreneur?  Trait? Spirit? Spiderweb (1-29 GenE)

Find an Entrepreneur that inspires you!

Spiderweb (1-29 GenE)

VEI

Intro to Teamwork in VEI- Tower Activity

VEI Teamwork Scavenger Hunt

Thursday 9/7

Ent

Entrepreneur vs Intrapreneur (2-38 GenE)

Project Work Time - Build Inspiring Entre. Presentation

VEI

Individual Scavenger Hunt 

Friday 9/8

Ent

Inspiring Entrepreneur Presentations - 10 Min to wrap up Project - Present 

(Everyone must write 5 traits they feel are the most important from what they hear and turn them in)

Reflection: (Top 3 things that you want to take away from this)

Introduction to Book Club - Canvas  (Devils Advocate - 10 Faces of Innovation.  What Face are you?)

VEI

Research Companies-What company should we be?  What is your passion?

Daily Activities

Week of 9/11-9/15

*I can explain what an entrepreneur is*  *I can describe resources available to entrepreneurs*

*I can create a resource for other entrepreneurs*  *I can collaborate in a group*

Monday 9/11

Ent

Grateful List

Student Question Prep for Panel

SCORE Panel & Project Introduction

Tuesday 9/12

Ent

SCORE Project Worktime

VEI

Idea Generation Groups

Wednesday 9/13

Ent

Downtown Holland Field Trip

Interview Entrepreneurs (Dress- Business Casual)

Thursday 9/14

Ent

Reflection Field Trip

SCORE Project Worktime

 VEI

Competitve Analysis 

Present Ideas- NUF Test 

Friday 9/15

Ent

Book Club Chapter 1 100 Startup

Finish SCORE Project Presentations and Practice

VEI

Co-Exist Products - Fast Verb

Daily Activities 

Week of 9/18-9/22

*I can explain what an entrepreneur is*

*I can generate ideas for a business based on passion and need*

*I can collaborate in a group*

*I can create a resume and cover letter to help me get a job*

 

Monday 9/18

Ent

Grateful List

Trimester 1 Pretest

Lighbulb Activity

VEI

Job Description and department selection

Fill out Application and Resume Slip

 

Tuesday 9/19

Ent

SCAMPER - What does it mean?

100 Idea generation and affinity map

VEI

Resume Template and Worktime

 

Wednesday 9/20

Ent

Create Your Face Logo and Slogan & Name

Evaluating Ideas WS

VEI

Resume Worktime and Critical Friends

Thursday 9/21

Ent

Create Your Face - Mission

VEI

Cover Letter Overview and Creation

 

Friday 9/22

Ent

Scavenger Hunt #2 Due

Create Your Face Vision & SMART Goals

VEI

Resume and Cover Letter Worktime

 

 

 

 

 

Week of 9/25-9/29

**I can collaborate as a team**

**I can create a professional resume and cover letter to sell my self**

**I can interview to get a job**

**I can explain the different types of businesses & I can explain the different management structures**

Day
ENT
VEI



9/25 - Monday
Project Use Your Resources - Type of Business.  Draw Terms and give 2 facts
Interviewing Basics - Sitting, eye contact, shaking hands, when to sit and questions to ask interviewer.
Resume and Cover Letter Critique
9/26 - Tuesday
Interviewing - Read Questions and then answer your own way.  Round Robin Interviewing.  Interview each other all the way through.  Interview Simulation.

9/27 - Wednesday
Project Use Your Resources-  Labor
Management Structure
Practice for SCORE
SCORE Presentations
9/28 - Thursday
ADVISORY INTERVIEWS - Professional Dress
Read Chapter 2 $100 Start-up
Finish Labor-Project Use Your Resources
9/29 - Friday
Book Club Ch 2 & VEI Assessment
Leaders give their speeches and get into departments.

Week of 10/2-10/6

 

**I can collaborate with others in a team environment**

**I can create a mission and vision statement**

**I can use a professional resume and cover letter in an interview setting**

**I can demonstrate basic interview skills**

**I can explain the different types of businesses & I can explain the different management structures**

Day
ENT
VEI



10/2 - Monday

Field Trip - Business Casual Plasacore


10/3 - Tuesday

Project Use Your Resources: Varnum Guest Speaker - Type of Business Ownership

VEI - Name - Mission-Vision

10/4 - Wednesday

Project Use Your Resources-  
VEI - Social Contract - Goals
10/5 - Thursday

Project Use Your Resources

VEI - Department Work & Business Plan
9/29 - Friday

Scavenger Hunt #18

VEI - Department Work & Business Plan

 


 

Week of 10/10-10/14

 

**I can collaborate with others in a team environment**

**I can build a brand for my company**

 

Monday 10/10

Ent

Grateful List

Printing Collaboration

-Teambuilding

                        -Guest Speaker: Mike Dokter

         - Create your Story

 

Tuesday 10/11

Ent

Printing Collaboration

                                    -Storyboards (Jimmy Johns example)

                       -Perfect Logo Affinity Map

VEI

Monday Meeting

Business Plan Tasks

 

Wednesday 10/12

Ent

Printing Collaboration

                    -Circle Challenge - Logos

                          -Hidden Meaning Logo video

      -Logo creation

VEI

Tasks and Business Plan

 

Thursday 10/13

Ent

Printing Collaboration

    -Logo Creation

VEI

Business Plan and Tasks

 

Friday 10/14

Ent

Printing Collaboration

                 -Logo Share Out & Party

            -Book Club Chapter 3

                                  -Turn in Create your Face with Logo

VEI

Business Plan and Tasks

 

 

10/17-10/21

 

**I can collaborate with others in a team environment**

**I can describe the different types of management structures**

**I can explain the business life cycle and where my company is in, within it**

 

Monday 10/17

Ent

Grateful List

Math Practice

Project Use Your Resources

-Management

                         -PPT and Template on Website

VEI

Monday Meeting

Tasks and Business Plan

 

Tuesday 10/18

Ent

Project Use Your Resource

           -Finish Management

VEI

Business Plan Tasks

 

Wednesday 10/19

Ent

Project Use Your Resources

                 -Land: Business Cycle (3-12-3)

Talk with Business Partners (SCORE)

VEI

Tasks and Business Plan

 

Thursday 10/20

Ent

Project Use Your Resources

-Finish Land

VEI

Business Plan and Tasks

 

Friday 10/21

Ent

Scavenger Hunt #3

Finish Old Assignments

Read Chapter 4 $100 Startup

VEI

Business Plan and Tasks

 

 

11/28-12/2

 

**I can collaborate with others in a team environment**

**I can describe the entire Market Research Process and Present it to others**

**I can apply the results of Market Research**

**I can describe business basics, market research, start-up captial, business ownership, business management, and entrepreneurship characteristics**

 

Monday 11/28

Ent

Grateful List

Math Practice

Present Market Research in Small Groups

VEI

Monday Meeting

 Business Plan Competition and Trade Show Wrap-up

 

Tuesday 11/29

Ent

Trimester 1 Checklist

Portfolio Prep

Trimester 1 Exam Prep

VEI

Business Plan Competition and Tasks

 

Wednesday 11/30

Ent

Trimester 1 Checklist

Portfolio Pages

Trimester 1 Exam Prep

VEI

Business Plan Competition and Tasks

 

Thursday 12/1

Ent

Trimester 1 Exam

VEI

Business Plan Competition and Tasks

 

Friday 12/2

Ent

$100 Start-Up

Wrap-up Trimester 1 Exam and Checklist

VEI

Business Plan Competition and Tasks

 

11/21-11/25

 

**I can collaborate with others in a team environment**

**I can describe the sales process and how to gain a sale in a trade show and retail environment**

**I can setup a trade show booth**

**I can pitch my business and follow through with a sale**

 

Monday 11/21

Trade Show TN

Sales Process Assignment MI

Career Ready Pretest

Finish Market Research Assignment

 

Tuesday 11/22

Sales Process Assignment

Finish Market Research Assignment

Excel Spreadsheet from Trade Show

Clean-Up From Trade Show

Undercover Boss

 

Wednesday 11/23

Break

 

Thursday 11/24

Thanksgiving

 

Friday 11/25

Break

 

 

 

11/14-11/18

 

**I can collaborate with others in a team environment**

**I can conduct market research to validate my business' product**

**I can create objectives to conduct Market Research**

**I can describe the steps of the market research process**

**I can create a tool to conduct Market Research**

**I can analyze the results of Market Research and Recommend a Solution**

 

Monday 11/14

Ent

Grateful List

Math Practice

Market Research Pretest

Market Research PPT on Class Website

VEI

Monday Meeting

Trade Show Prep

 

Tuesday 11/15

Ent

Market Research Process Project Objectives

VEI

Trade Show Tasks

 

Wednesday 11/16

Ent

Market Research Process Project Questions and Survey Tool Creation

VEI

Trade Show Tasks

 

Thursday 11/17

Ent

Market Research Process Project Analyze Data and Recommend Solutions

Presentation Creation

VEI

Trade Show Tasks

Sales PD

Rotation PD

 

Friday 11/18

Ent

Market Research Test

Market Research Review and Reflect

Finish Market Research Presentation

VEI

Pack for Trade Show--Leave Tomorrow!

 

11/7-11/11

 

**I can collaborate with others in a team environment**

**I can describe the types of data used in Market Research**

**I can explain the Market Research Process**

**I can describe the ways to conduct Market Research and create a tool**

**I can give a presentation and while executing eye contact, 7x7 rule, and proper volume and enthusiasm to keep the audience engaged**

 

Monday 11/7

Ent

Grateful List

Math Practice

Market Research Toolkit

Overview of Project and Rubric

3-12-3 Ways to Conduct MR

VEI

Monday Meeting

Trade Show Tasks and Business Plan

 

Tuesday 11/8

Ent

Market Research Toolkit

Types of Data and Presentation Skills

VEI

Business Plan and Trade Show Tasks

 

Wednesday 11/9

Ent

Market Research Toolkit Presentations

VEI

Trade Show Tasks and Business Plan

 

Thursday 11/10

Ent

College Day

 

Friday 11/11

Ent

Market Research Toolkit Presentations

VEI

Turn in Business Plan and Trade Show Tasks

 

 

10/31-11/4

 

**I can collaborate with others in a team environment**

**I can explain the ways to get start-up capital**

**I can raise capital to start my business**

 

Monday 10/31

Ent

Grateful List

Math Practice

Project Start-Up Capital

VEI

Monday Meeting

Tasks and Business Plan

 

Tuesday 11/1

Ent

Project Start-Up Capital Ways to Gain Capital (Discussion)

VEI

Tradeshow Tasks and BP

 

Wednesday 11/2

Ent

Project Start-Up Capital Packet and Group Discussion

VEI

Trade Show Tasks and Business Plan

 

Thursday 11/3

Ent

Project Start-Up Capital Worktime

Miniventure Launch and set up times with Ms. Dickinson

VEI

Business Plan and Trade Show Tasks

 

Friday 11/4

Ent

$100 Start-up

Business Basics Test

Finish Project Start-Up Capital Schedule Appt with Ms. Dickinson

VEI

Trade Show Tasks and BP Final

 

 

10/24-10/28

 

**I can collaborate with others in a team environment**

**I can describe the types of ownership and the advantages and disadvantages of each**

**I can choose the type of ownership that is right for my business**

**I can describe the business types and choose what is right for my business**

 

Monday 10/24

Ent

Grateful List

Math Practice

College Day Prep

VEI

Monday Meeting

Tasks and Business Plan

 

Tuesday 10/25

Ent

Project Use Your Resource

           -Ownership and guest speaker Mike Dokter

VEI

Business Plan Tasks

 

Wednesday 10/26

Ent

VEI Pretest

VEI

Tasks and Business Plan

 

Thursday 10/27

Ent

Project Use Your Resources

-Type of Business - Capital

-Did in class together - Pictures and teach class

VEI

Business Plan and Tasks

 

Friday 10/28

Ent

Scavenger Hunt #3

Finish Project Use Your Resource and turn in

VEI

Business Launch Party