8th Grade Advisory Curriculum

Building Community

 Teambuilding Activities
Student Government
Problem-Solving/Conflict Resolution 

Self-Discovery and Career Planning

 Designing a 4 year educational plan
Learning Styles and Profiles
Interest inventories
Informational career interviews
Career Exploration/ www.CFNC.org 

Organization and Academic Planning                   

 Organizing Portfolios
Student Led Conferences
On-going Monitoring of Organizational Use of Agendas, Lockers and Accordion Folders
Financial Literacy 

Service Learning

 School-wide
Local Community Agencies
Global 

Wellness

 *Taking Care of Self:  Substance Abuse Prevention (Practice resisting internal and external pressures to use drugs)
Stress management techniques/Coping skills for managing life events
Refusal Skills and Problem-Solving Skills with use of Peer Dilemmas