MCIS Resources



Grade School Resources


Career Peeks Alphabet Pages

Created: Sunday, January 1, 2017

This supplement to the Career Peeks activity book gives students a booklet to practice writing the letters of the alphabet using occupations as a theme.



Career Peeks: A Career Awareness Activity Book

Created: Monday, January 2, 2017

A fun activity book for 1st and 2nd graders. Career Peeks gives kids their first glimpse into the world of careers.



Career Heroes: A Career Awareness Workbook

Created: Tuesday, January 3, 2017

This workbook for 3rd and 4th graders introduces students to a variety of careers with fun activities on every page.

Career Heroes Teacher Guide
Career Heroes Trading Cards
Career Heroes Crosswalk

Jacob and Emily Skip School (online only)

Created: Wednesday, January 4, 2017

This publication introduces the concept of career clusters by telling the story of a set of twins who spend the day learning about careers. Designed for 5th and 6th Grade.
Jacob & Emily Teacher's Guide
Jacob & Emily Crosswalk



I Can Be....

Created: Thursday, April 12, 2018

The I Can Be... Series is an introduction to Occupations used in the Careers Build a Community lessons. I Can Be is for Pre K and Kindergarten classes.  



Careers Build a Community - Lesson Plans

Created: Thursday, April 12, 2018

The Careers Build a Community Lesson Plan publication is designed for teachers in grades one through three. Lesson plans are intended to expose students to a variety of careers and provide time for them to reflect upon what they have learned.



Careers Build a Community - Student Journal

Created: Thursday, April 12, 2018

Careers Build a Community Student Journal is where students can record if they like or don't like the occupation and answer some questions about the occupation and the community.



Careers Build a Community - Cut Outs

Created: Tuesday, April 17, 2018

The Community Helper Cut-outs in this publication are meant to be used with the Careers Build a Community Lesson Plans for use in the Community Day event.



Careers Build a Community - Flash Cards

Created: Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Careers Build a Community Flash Cards is where students can learn more about the occupations. The characters can also be used as popsicle stick puppets.





Middle School Resources


MCIS Junior Workbook

Created: Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Your guide to the amazing MCIS Junior career planning tool. This workbook walks students through the MCIS Junior website.

MCIS Junior Worksheets


What to Pack (Online Only)

Created: Thursday, January 30, 2014

This guide helps Middle Schoolers explore their own interests and aptitudes, and see how they relate to different career fields. Budgeting exercises show them how far their money will go in the real world.
What to Pack Crosswalk





High School Resources


Montana Career Lab - Student Flier

Created: Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Find out how to build your future self using resources from Montana Career Lab!



Montana Career Guide

Created: Tuesday, January 31, 2017

The Montana Career Guide walks users through the entire career planning process from exploring your interests to interviewing for a job. Includes a section on soft skills and job hunting tips for special populations.



Soft Skills Checklist

Created: Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Take inventory of your "Soft Skills," the non-technical skills all workers must have to remain employable. Excerpted from the Montana Career Guide.



Dollars and Sense

Created: Wednesday, January 28, 2015

This publication is a resource to help develop financial literacy skills. Created and available by the Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education and the Montana University System – Office of Student Financial Services.



Mock Job Interview Activity

Created: Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Instructions and resources for conducting a fun mock job interview activity. A great resource for teachers and guidance counselors.



Pocket Resume

Created: Tuesday, January 27, 2015

A handy resource to help organize your career information. Take it with you when you collect job applications or go to interviews.



MCIS Career Plan: Career Development Framework

Created: Friday, April 12, 2013

The MCIS High School Framework helps instructors develop a grade-appropriate curriculum for career development education.
Framework with worksheets




Additional Resources


Mock Job Interview Video

Created: Tuesday, January 31, 2017

This video demonstrates all the do's and don'ts of interviewing for a job.



GPS For Your Life

Created: Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Not sure of your career destination? Don't leave it to chance, find your way in MCIS. This brochure gives a broad overview of key career planning features in MCIS.