Assignment 08-05 1. Introduction: Unit Opener Reading article SM 08-01-BUSINESS BRIEF - 05-EMPLOYMENT Activity: Discussion Objective/Task: Discuss interviewing for a job Assignment: Students discuss the questions about interviewing for a job, part A & B on page 38. 2. Vocabulary Activity: Discussion Board Activity Objective/Task: Discuss employment, hiring and recruiting Assignment: Students use the vocabulary and information about employment presented in the Vocabulary section to discuss employment, hiring and recruiting. Topic Think about your company or one that you are familiar with. If there is a vacancy, what steps must applicants take for the job to go through? For example: Must they submit a cover letter and a CV? How many interviews will they have? Does the company require references? Do new employees go through a probationary period? 3. Discussion Board Assignment: Students use the vocabulary from Unit 5: Employment to discuss the qualities of an excellent worker and to reflect on what they have learned in the unit. Topic Think of a person who is an outstanding employee in your company or a company you know. What qualities does this person have? In what way(s) is he or she an exceptional worker?