Cool Kid Jobs
Kids want to make money! This fun and creative series introduces young readers to the idea of working in a format that is easy to read and use. Each book contains kid-tested projects that will have children earning money--and loving it! Instructions and photographs guide kids through the process of business plans, safety, marketing, gathering customer information, and providing a product or service. Background information, materials lists, and additional ideas provide a fun and organized approach to the world of work! Checkerboard is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
- Fall 2019
- Spring 2019
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Subject||Arts, Crafts & Makerspace, Careers, Character Education, Music|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||8 x 8|
|Features||Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents|
|Online Resources||FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network|
Cool Jobs for Handy Helpers (Cool Kid Jobs) – Library Media Connection
The book sets forth some basic business practices and discusses the importance of work, what to do with the money one makes, and developing a plan. Sample forms provide young workers an excellent way to track the services they provide and help them develop professionalism.
Cool Kid Jobs – School Library Journal
These books combine bright graphics with a clear layout to suggest work opportunities for children too young for traditional employment. Each of the three selections focuses on skills utilized in various environments. Succinct sentences examine the necessity of adult influence when beginning new jobs, and marketing ideas give youngsters specific direction. Crisp photographs of multicultural children add immediacy to the straightforward texts.
Cool Kid Jobs – Horn Book Guide
Brightly colored photographs illustrate each service as well as a few do’s and don’ts. . . .Each title is well organized and age appropriate.