The Big Picture
Targeted for 3rd to 5th grade students.
Developed through an unprecedented international partnership of over 5,000
Canadian and American educators, students and parents.
Organized in 10 core activities, each with detailed lesson plans and all
Optional activities included for use at the discretion's of educators.
Easily localized and linked to community resources and realities.
Can be played for 10 to 15 hours (more with optional activities).
Links adult work, family and community roles to all school subjects.
Can be team-taught with several subject teachers.
Can involve peer facilitators, parents, and community members.
Includes specific learning outcomes and performance indicators.
*Linked with the National Career Development Guidelines (United States) and
Blueprint for Life/Work Designs (Canada).
Can be linked to other exemplary career and teaching resources.