for Elementary/ Middle School Career Awareness and Career Exploration
The elementary career education printable worksheets are VISUAL learning techniques, and career test for kids that use colors to represent Holland Codes .
The career education printable worksheets clarify thoughts, integrate new knowledge, and promote critical thinking. New concepts are more thoroughly and easily understood.
The worksheets organize and analyze information. Children, youth, and adults -
See how Holland Codes are connected to careers
Realize how careers can be grouped and organized
The Holland Codes for Kids System also improves –
Attention Span and Concentration: holds audience's attention and helps people absorb information
Memory Skills and Understanding: improves ability to absorb information
Speed of Learning: reduces the time it takes to complete career tests.
Use the career education printable worksheets at -
Boys and Girls Clubs
YMCA/ YWCA Programs
Kids Go To Work Days
Summer School Programs
The Holland Codes for Kids System has an excellent printable worksheets and a career test for ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENTS and for other people -
Who are In ESL/GED programs
Who have limited reading ability
Who have limited knowledge of English
Who are developmentally delayed
Who are learning disabled
Who have special needs
Who have limited access to education
Who are chronically unemployed
In 2013, Hollandcodes.com will launch a NEW virtual Holland Codes for Kids career awareness center for elementary and middle school students.
The Holland Codes for Kids Program has the following items -
Career Resource Guide
Guide to Unlock Your Potential
Unlock Your Treasure Chest Guide to Career Exploration
Flash Cards and Bingo Cards
Additional Information Registration Form
Virtual Kid Career Test System videos
Holland Codes for Kids Model
There are two versions – the RIASEC Version and the Children’s Version.
The RIASEC Version is for Middle School students and uses the Self-Directed Search Career Explorer.
The Children’s Version is for elementary students and uses poster activity.
·A = ARTISTIC
·A = ARTS
·E = ENTERPRISING
·B = BUSINESS
·C = CONVENTIONAL
·O = OFFICE
·S = SOCIAL
·P = PEOPLE
·I = INVESTIGATIVE
·S = SCIENCE
·R = REALISTIC
·T = TECHNICAL/ TOOLS
Holland Codes for Kids Career Posters
The Holland Codes for Kids Career Program uses self-by-step activities, printable worksheets, career games for Kids, and kids activities for career choices to highlight Holland Codes or Colors to Careers Codes. On each web page, you choose the careers that you like or are interested in.
At the end of the career poster printable worksheets, you summarize your results. The Summary Sheet printable worksheet identifies your Holland Codes.
The Holland Codes for Kids Career Program comes with a Career Model, Holland Code Descriptions, and Color Key. The Holland Codes for Kids Career Program is an excellent tool to introduce you to career exploration, Holland Codes, and Careers. The graphics hold your attention as you identify your career interests.
Over three hundred (300)Colors to Careers Posters feature graphics, Holland Codes, and Colors to Careers Codes. The Colors to Careers Posters are Easy Scoring. Using printable worksheets, you sort the posters quickly according to likes and dislikes. At the end of the poster sorting exercise, you will have your Holland Code and Colors to Careers Code. The posters are an excellent way to explore careers. The poster shows you’re the relationship between Holland Codes, Color-to Careers Codes, and careers.
Career Posters comes with -
Poster Card Instruction Sheet-2009 – Photo Version
Poster Card Instruction Sheet-2009 – RIASEC Version
Poster Card Instruction Sheet-2009 – Children Version
Promotional Starter Kit
Use the Starter Kit to promote the Holland Codes for Kids Program.
The Starter Kit helps teachers, counselors, and parents prepare for a Paint Careers With Colors System. The Starter Kit has the following items –
Flyers for children
Flyers for teachers, counselors, and parents
Stickers for Tent Cards and Name Tags
The flyers and News Release help to advertise the Program.
The News Release advertises the beginning of the Holland Codes for Kids Program. Send out the News Release prior to starting the system.
The Children’s and Adult’s Flyers provide information about the Holland Codes for Kids Program.
Use Name Tags and Tent Cards to identify children, students, teachers, counselors, or parents.
Individuals place stickers on Name Tags and Tent Cards. The Stickers lists the 6 Holland Codes. When the children or students have completed the Career Poster Exercise, they will be instructed to place the correct labels on their Name Tags and Tent Cards. The Stickers identify each individual’s Holland Codes.
Career Resource Guide
The Career Resource Guide (Internet Resources for Teachers, Counselors, Parents, Adults, and Teens) includes additional information from the following areas –
Holland Code Career Assessment Activities
Awareness, Assessment, and Knowledge Resources
Career Exploration Sites
The Career Resource Guide (Internet Resources for Teachers, Counselors, Parents, Adults, and Teens) covers -
1. Look at Exploring Careers Web Sites
Science Career Group
Specific Careers — Science
2. Look at Exploring Careers Books
Guide to Unlock Your Potential Curriculum
This Guide to Unlock Your Potential Curriculum provides strategies –
To motivate students to expand their knowledge of themselves and the world of work
To empower students with the skills, knowledge, and support they need to enhance their career and personal development
To encourage the discovery and refinement of students’ work values,
interests and skills, as well as their academic and career planning
The contents of the Guide to Unlock Your Potential Curriculum are -
3. Career Exploration
Three Steps Within the Career Planning and Exploration Process
Step One: Awareness, Knowledge and Assessment
Step Two: Education and Occupational Exploration
Step Three: Career Planning
Career Exploration and Planning
Areas Influencing Career Planning and Exploration
Expanded List of Areas Influencing Career Planning and Exploration
Career and Vocational Knowledge
Different Occupational Areas
Career Exploration Exercise Results
Additional Career Websites
Unlock Your Treasure – Children
The Children’s version of the Unlock Your Treasure Chest Guide to Career Exploration is used in conjunction with the Self Directed Search Career Explorer and the Holland Codes for Kids (Children's and RIASEC Version).
The Unlock Your Treasure Chest Guide to Career Exploration has 3 sections:
Guide to Exploring Careers
Internet Resources for Teachers, Counselors, Parents, Adults, Kids and Children
Visual Aids or Screenshots from the Unlock the Treasure Chest Guidebook
The Unlock Your Treasure Chest Guide to Career Exploration is for kids and children who need a manual that will guide them through the steps of exploring careers.
The topics included in the Unlock Your Treasure Chest Guide to Career Exploration are:
Learning about Yourself
Find the Secret Code
Understand the Secret Code – The Holland Code
Find Your Career Group
Identify Careers Using Paint Careers With Colors System
Identify Careers Using the Self Directed Search Career Explorer
Explore Careers Using Career Web Sites
Explore Career Using Career Books
The Training Manual provides detailed step-by-step
instructions and printable worksheets to administer and implement the different aspects of the
Paint Careers With Colors System. The Training Manual covers the following areas –
1. Introduction (For Parents, Teachers, & Counselors)
2. Paint Careers With Colors System –