Senior Seminar

Week 12

Essential Question

What do actual syllabi, freshman schedules, college student academic work and college assignments look like.

Day One

Assignments Due this Friday:

Cover Letter


Project Proposal

Time Management:

How well do you manage your time? Fill out the time management handouts to determine how skilled you are at balancing your responsibilities.


  • How does it make you feel when your responsibilities pile up?
  • Where in your day do you need more time and/or have extra time?
  • What can you do to manage your time more effectively?

How your time management will be different after high school:

  • Your time is less restricted by outside forces
  • Class Schedules & Times: MWF vs. TTH & Lectures w/TA's

Example Syllabi

How To Stay Organized:

How do you currently stay organized?



Daily Planners

Are you on time for your commitments?

Moving Out:

You need to keep your time management and organizational styles in mind when preparing for college.

Moving Out

Day Two

College Life in Popular Culture vs. the Real Deal

National Lampoon's Animal House (1978) Trailer

What do you think college will be like?

College Life - UCLA

Alcohol and Drugs

Being Sexually Active

Day Three & Four

Independent Work Days

Cover Letter


Project Proposal

Project Plan

Mentor Paper work

Finalize Personal Narrative

Day Five

Student Presentations: College Life