Internship // Preparing for the Internship
First Week on the Internship Reflection

This activity gives students an opportunity to reflect on their internship experiences and the key takeaways from related lessons, such as what skills, techniques, and concepts can be applied to college and future work.

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The Reflection is separated out into five parts:

  1. Word of the week

  2. Quote of the week

  3. Learning in the future

  4. Working in the future

  5. What if?

Read the prompts in each section and respond, thinking about your own learning, beliefs, values, and experiences. If you need more room for your answers or you have additional thoughts you’d like to put down on paper, an extra page is available for “Free Writing”.  

Assessment Notes

Completion of Reflection handout

Return to Career Readiness
Additional lessons in Preparing for the Internship

Internship Application

This activity introduces students to internships and how they differ from jobs and allows them to begin the internship process.

First Week on the Internship Research Assignment

This activity gives students an opportunity to learn and practice the skills that will enable them to manage their first week on the job successfully.