Northeast Minnesota Virtual Industry Tour Classroom Lesson Plan
Transportation: Department of Transportation (DOT) Careers
GRADE LEVEL: 9-12
ACADEMIC SUBJECT(S) MOST APPROPRIATE FOR ACTIVITY: Math, Science, Social Studies, English, Industrial Tech, General
TIME TO COMPLETE: 3-5 45 minute periods
This lesson focuses on expanding student’s knowledge and interest in transportation-related careers and, specifically, learning more about Department of Transportation (DOT) careers.
- Identify various departments within the TDL career cluster
- Identify careers within the Department of Transportation
- Identify different positions and levels within the departments
- Identify responsibilities of each department
Provided by a joint venture between JET, True North Stars Perkins Consortium, IRRRB, and Story North Productions to be used with the Northeast Minnesota Virtual Industry Tour Project, Transportation Sector.