Digital Career Research Paper – Distance Learning and Google Classroom


This Digital Career Research Paper Unit is ideal for middle school and high school students and is optimized for digital learning, distance learning, and Google Classroom.

Help your students focus on career and college readiness with a future career research paper that will guide students as they research the many different aspects of their chosen future career. This SMARTePlans digital research paper can be completed online via Google Slides, and it includes a completely editable assignment sheet and grading rubric so that you can differentiate the assignment and specialize it for your own classroom needs.

This resource includes a digital Google Slides version and the accompanying PDF files.

Resource Page Breakdown

1. Assignment Outline Page version 1 (full assignment)

2. Assignment Outline Page version 2 (full assignment minus MLA Format requirement)

3. Assignment Outline Page version 1 (no location requirement)

4. Assignment Outline Page version 1 (no location or MLA Format requirement)

5. At-A-Glance Research Organizer

6. Research Notes Page 1

7. Research Notes Page 2

8. Researching Education and Training Graphic Organizer

9. Researching Location Graphic Organizer

10. Goal Setting Organizer (for middle school)

11. Goal Setting Organizer (for high school)

12. MLA Source Cards (front)

13. MLA Source Cards (back)

14. Peer Editing

15. Rubric #1

16. Rubric #2

*This resource contains a map of the US only.