Internship Calander & Due Dates

Week #1
Journal Entry #1

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship this week?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn during the week?
  3. Describe your internship site.
  4. Give the name, location, general surroundings and what products or services they offer.
  5. What strengths and liabilities do you bring to this experience?
  6. How will you make the most of your strengths and minimize your liabilities?

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry


Week #2
Journal Entry #2

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  3. Explain the history of your company in detail, including who the leaders are.

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry


Week #3
Journal Entry #3

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  3. Explain the safety rules and regulations in your workplace. What could happen if these rules are not followed?
  4. Take at least one photo that best represents you at your worksite.
  5. Write a caption that explains the picture. Update your Moodle profile with this picture in the "User Picture" section of your profile.

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry


Week #4
Journal Entry #4

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  3. Explain the dress code, general behavior and work ethic expected in your workplace.
  4. How do these expectations impact the operation of the organization?
  5. How do you feel about these expectations?

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry


Week #5
Journal Entry #5

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  3. Describe the marketing activities your organization utilizes inclucing advertising, personal selling, events, sponsorships and social media.
  4. Explain the goals of these marketing activities and analyze their effectiveness.

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry


Week #6
Journal Entry #6

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  3. Explain the laws and government regulations that affect your organization or industry.
  4. How do they impact the operation of the organization?

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry


Week #7
Journal Entry #7

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  3. Explain the importance of oral and written communication in your organization.
  4. What do you have to do to become successful at these skills?

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry


Week #8
Journal Entry #8

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  3. What have been the most and least positive parts of your internship experience to date? Be specific.
  4. Discuss how you apply what you have learned or are learning in school to your internship.

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry.

Internship Site Evaluation Assignment Print the Internship Site Evaluation and have your Site Supervisor fill it out. Upload your site evaluation


Week #9
Journal Entry #9

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  3. Evaluate your performance to date.
  4. What new skills have you learned?
  5. Where do you need to improve?
  6. Specifically, what will you work on over the next few weeks?
  7. What qualities or characteristics do you see in the people around you that you want to develop in yourself?

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry


Week #10
Journal Entry #10

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  3. How is technology used in your organization? Be specific.
  4. Is there any training or certification required?

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry

Proposal for the Internship Capstone Project Assignment is due


Week #11
Journal Entry #11

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  3. Explain how your experience at the internship will impact your high school and further education.
  4. Describe an activity or accomplishment in the internship that you are proud of. What did you learn from it?

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry



Week #12
Journal Entry #12

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  3. Describe a situation when you were really frustrated and explain how you dealt with it.
  4. What did you learn?

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry


Week #13
Journal Entry #13

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  3. What special personal qualities does one need to be successful in this organization?
  4. Do you have or can you attain these qualities?
  5. Can you see yourself working in this industry for several years? Why or why not?
  6. What different personalities have you encountered and how have you dealt with them?

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry


Week #14
Journal Entry #14

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  3. Discuss the professional organizations associated with the company / industry you are in and explain their importance.

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry


Week #15
Journal Entry 15-Internship Capstone Project

Internship Capstone Project is DUE This project will count as your final exam grade (25% of your overall grade)


Week #16
Journal Entry #16

  1. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  2. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  3. How are teamwork and collaboration utilized at your work site?
  4. What is the most important thing you learned about working with others?
  5. DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry


    Week #17
    Journal Entry #17

  6. What did you do and observe at your internship?
  7. What new information and/or skills did you learn?
  8. How has your view of life beyond high school changed or developed during your internship?

DON'T FORGET to upload your internship Work Record and Journal Entry

Complete and submit you Internship Site Evaluation form.


Week #18
Please use this week to work on the following:

  1. Place all timesheets in order by date. Make sure that all timesheets have signatures from your site supervisor. Calculate the number of hours that you have to date and make a plan to complete 135 hours by the end of the semester.
  2. Write a Thank You note and send it to your site. E-mail me a copy.
  3. Give your final Site Evaluation to your Site Supervisor.
  4. Complete your Student Internship Evaluation
Please complete the following questions as your final journal entry. Please answer the following questions at the conclusion of your internship. Please be specific in your responses Final Presentation – Time and location: TBD