PAES assignments

Last Updated: 5/24/2020 12:14 PM

PAES Assignments

 

Email Instructor: Mrs. Kirsch

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Assignments will be posted on Mondays by noon for the week.   All Assignments are due before Fridays at noon.   Please email your instructor with the link above to turn in weekly assignment.   If you have questions or problems with the work please email the instructor or the learning support personnel that would normally assist you with your work with the links above.

 

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Hello everyone,

I hope you and your family are doing well!

Miss you all!!

Mrs. Kirsch

 

 

 I hope everyone is doing well and keeping safe.

Miss you all!

Mrs. Kirsch

 

Note:  When returning work through email, please remember to put something in the subject –

example  - my work

 

Assignment for 5-25-20:

Please complete all previous assignments and return to me with your name and the assignment # so you can get credit for them.   Thank You!

 

Assignment for 5-18-20:

 

Tool Review:  Pick the correct tool for each question.

  1.  When you have to measure a piece of cloth to make a shirt, what tool would be the best to use?
    1. Carpenter’s Ruler
    2. Dress Maker’s Ruler
  2. When mixing together a small amount of sugar and cinnamon, what tool would be the best to use?
    1. Shaker
    2. Grater
  3. When weighing grapes at a store, what tool would be the best to use?
    1. Produce scale
    2. Dry measuring cup
  4. When mixing ingredients in a bowl, what tool would be the best to use?
    1. Spatula/Turner
    2. Wire Whisk

 

Analog Time Task: Watch the video “Telling Time” learning the Clock” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HrxZWNu72WI  then complete the clock exercises below. 

 

TASK: AT1 : Read the time on the clock and pick the correct time

clock at1

TASK AT2:  Write down the correct time of each clock

clock at2

 

 

Assignment for 5-11-20:

Watch the brain-pop video on mindfulness https://jr.brainpop.com/health/feelings/mindfulness/

 - Take the Easy Quiz and the Hard Quiz below the video.  Answer the following questions and include how you did on the Easy and Hard Quiz. 

Make sure you put something in the subject when emailing – you could put something like my work.  Also if anyone needs to pick up anything from the PAES class, you may do so on Thursday May 14.  I will be in the classroom from 8am to 3:15. 

Answer the following question

  1. It is alright to feel angry if your team loses a game.
    1. True
    2. False
  2. What is stress?
    1. The feeling you get when you go through a tough time, uncomfortable thoughts and feelings, you worry. Your head or stomach might feel like it is twisted in a knot. You may find it hard to focus.
    2. The feeling you get when you are having a good time. 
  3. What are some good ways to help practice mindfulness?
    1. Yell and scream
    2. Pay attention to your breathing taking long slow deep breaths, focus on things that make you happy
  4. If someone makes you angry, what is the best way to handle it?
    1. Yell and scream at the person
    2. Breathe deeply and think of something nice about that person

 

TASK MC1   How many pennies and nickels does it take to make the following change? 

  1. .06 cents
  1. 4pennies and 1 nickel
  2. 1 penny and 1 nickel

 

  1. .08 cents            
  1. 3 pennies and 1 nickel
  2. 1 penny and 3 nickels

 

  1. .03 cents
  1. 3 pennies
  2. 3 nickels

 

  1. .07 cents
  1. 2 pennies and 1 nickel
  2. 1 penny and 2 nickels

 

  1. .04 cents
  1. 4 pennies
  2. 4 nickels

 

  1. .09 cents
  1. 3 pennies and 1 nickel
  2. 4 pennies and 1 nickel

 

 

Assignment for 5-4-20:

Watch the brain-pop video on Internet Safety- https://jr.brainpop.com/artsandtechnology/technology/internetsafety/

Take the Easy Quiz and the Hard Quiz below the video.  Email me how you did, then answer the following questions

  1. What is an example of personal information?
    1. That it is raining outside
    2. Where you go to school
  2. What should you do if a stranger wants to talk to you on the internet?
    1. Block them and tell an adult
    2. Send them a picture of you
  3. Someone on the internet wants my name and phone number so I can enter a contest to win $100.00.  Is it safe to enter?
    1. Yes
    2. No
  4. It is always ok to give your password to friends in school?
    1. True
    2. False
  5. Which one is a better example of a password to have?
    1. BKghlol101jklm449
    2. 111234
  1. What could happen if you open a connection or download something that you do not know is a secure or safe site?
    1. You could win money
    2. You could give your computer a virus

 

MC6 Task:  Making Change

You may use a calculator to answer the following questions.

  1. If a customer bought a candy bar for .51 cents how much change would you give back from $1.00?
    1. .50
    2. .49
  2. If a customer bought an item for .43 cents how much change would you give back from $5.00?
    1. $4.57
    2. $3.57
  3. If a customer buys an item for $3.34 how much change would you give back from $10.00?
    1. $5.55
    2. $6.66
  4. If a customer buys an item for $1.13 how much change would you give back from $5.00?
    1. $4.87
    2. $3.87
  5. If a customer buys an item for $11.56 how much change would you give back from $15.00?
    1. $3.44
    2. $5.44
  6. If a customer buys an item for $16.02 how much change would you give back from $20.00?
    1. $3.89
    2. $3.98

 

 

 

Assignment for 4-27-20:

Watch the brain-pop video on washing your hands https://jr.brainpop.com/health/bewell/washinghands/    - Take the Easy Quiz and the Hard Quiz below the video.  Email me how you did, then answer the following questions

  1. How long should you wash your hands?
    1. 10 seconds
    2. 20 seconds
  2. If you sneeze in your hands you should?
    1. Wash your hands right away
    2. Wipe your hands on your clothes
  3. What is the best way for germs to get into your body?
    1. Through scratching your arm when it is itchy
    2. Through your mouth and nose
  4. It is not important to wash between your fingers and under your nails?
    1. True
    2. False
  5. What song did the video mention, would be good to sing when washing your hands?
    1. Twinkle Twinkle little star
    2. America the Beautiful

Task MC5

If each Customer gives you 1.00 for his or her purchase -how much change would you give the following?

 

  1. The customer buys a candy bar for .35 cents how much change from 1.00 does the customer receive. 
    1. .75
    2. .65
  2. The customer buys a pack of gum for .20 cents how much change from $1.00 does the customer receive?
    1. .80
    2. .90
  3. The customer buys a soda for .55 cents how much change from $1.00 does the customer receive?
    1. .45
    2. .65
  4. The customer buys a piece of candy for .05 cents how much change from $1.00 does the customer receive?
    1. .95
    2. .90
  5. The customer buys a bag of chips for .40 cents how much change from $1.00 does the customer receive?
    1. .55
    2. .60
  6. The customer buys a piece of candy for .15 cents how much change from $1.00 does the customer receive?
    1. .85
    2. .25
  7. The customer buys a drink for .60 cents how much change from $1.00 does the customer receive?
    1. .40
    2. .45

 

 

Assignment for week 4/20/20

Hello everyone.

I hope everyone is doing well and keeping safe.

Miss you all!

Mrs. Kirsch

Assignment for 4-19-20: Watch the brain-pop video on bullying https://jr.brainpop.com/health/besafe/bullying/ - Take either the Easy Quiz or the Hard Quiz below the video. If you want you can take both quizzes. Email me how you did.

Then answer the following questions.

Note: When returning work through email, please remember to put something in the subject –

example - my work

 

1. What is bullying?

a. When a person says or does hurtful things over and over again

b. When you have an argument with your friend on what show to watch

2. What should you do if you are being bullied?

a. Keep it a secret

b. Tell someone like an adult, if it is safe stand up to the bully, avoid the bully

3. What should you do if you see someone get bullied?

a. Tell someone like an adult, if it is safe stand up to the bully, be a friend

b. Fight with the bully

4. How can you avoid being a bully?

a. Treat people with respect, the way you would want to be treated

b. Call people names, or join in when someone is making fun of another person

5. What is cyberbullying?

a. Someone who writes notes to others

b. Someone who bullies on line

 

Tool Review: pick the best tool for each question

1. When measuring sugar what is the better tool to use?

a. Dry measuring cup

b. Liquid measuring cup

2. When measuring milk what is the better tool to use?

a. Dry measuring cup

b. Liquid measuring cup

3. To level off the ingredients in a dry measuring cup, what tool should we use?

a. Rubber scraper

b. Leveling knife

 

Assignment for week 4/13/20

 

Hello everyone! I hope everyone is doing well, staying safe,

and had a very Happy Easter. Miss all of you!! Mrs. Kirsch

 

Please watch the following YouTube video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QHeZUtcW-mI “Fronting and Facing” then answer the following questions.

1. What does it mean when you are Fronting a product on the shelf?

a. Bringing the item to the front of the shelf

b. Putting the label so that the customer can see the product

2. What does it mean when you are Facing a product on the shelf?

a. Bringing the item to the front of the shelf

b. Putting the label so that the customer can see the product

3. According to the video why is Fronting and Facing important?

a. It looks nice to put all the colors together in a row

b. It makes it easy to see, easy to buy and looks great

4. According to the video, you should fill holes in with other products on the shelf?

a. True

b. False

5. What does left alignment mean?

a. Lining up the shelf tag by aligning it left of the product on the shelf

b. Lining up the shelf tag all in a row with the other shelf tags

 

 

Please watch the following YouTube video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BK7izdMq56k “Stocking Products and Rotation” then answer the following questions

1. It is not important to stock shelves?

a. True

b. False

2. When rotating items on the shelf you should…

a. Put the newer product in the back and the older product in the front

b. Put the older product in the back and put the newer product in front

3. If you had a product dated June 2019 on the shelf, and the new product is dated October 2019, what product should be up front?

a. June 2019

b. October 2019

4. When stocking top shelves where you cannot reach, what is safer to do?

a. Use extra boxes of what you are stocking to stand on

b. Use a sturdy ladder to stand on

 

 

Assignment for week 4/6/20

 

Hello everyone!  I hope everyone is doing well and staying safe. 

Miss all of you!!  Mrs. Kirsch

 

Assignment - please watch the following YouTube video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ImH05RjcoTQ - Poor customer service What Not to Do, then answer the following questions.

 

  1.  In the video “What Not to do “what did the worker outside do when the customer said hi to him?
    1. Greeted the customer by looking at him, smiling while saying  “Good afternoon sir”
    2. Looked towards the customer and did not say anything
  2. What poor customer service did the worker do when the customer asked where he could find the pipe adhesive? 
    1. Told him he could find it in aisle 4 and let him go by himself to find it
    2. Showed him exactly where the pipe adhesive was located in the store and helped him find it
  3. What Poor customer service was the cashier doing when the customer went up to her for help?
    1. She was on her phone
    2. She was painting her nails
  4. What do you think the customer said about the service in the store when he made his phone call at the end of the video?
    1. What a wonderful customer service he received and everyone should shop at this store
    2. What poor customer service he received and  no one should go shopping at this store

 

Please watch the following YouTube video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qfGxAJBOzeo  - about good customer service, Customer Service Training, and then answer the following questions.

 

  1. How did the worker outside greet the customer and show good customer service when the customer said “how’s it going”. 
    1. Greeted the customer by looking at him and smiling, saying “Good afternoon sir”.
    2. Looked towards the customer and did not say anything
  2. What did the worker do to show good customer service when the customer asked where he could find the pipe adhesive?
    1. Told him he could find it in aisle 4 and let him go by himself to find it
    2. Showed him exactly where the pipe adhesive was located in the store and helped him find it

 

  1. What good customer service did the cashier show when the customer asked about the hand sanitizer.
    1. She told the customer that he could find it in aisle  3 or 4
    2. She called another worker to get the hand sanitizer and bring it up to the customer
  2. What do you think the customer said about the service in the store when he made his phone call at the end of the video?
    1. What great customer service he received and everyone should shop at this store
    2. What poor customer service he received and  no one should go shopping at this store

 

Tool Review:  Please read the following and pick what tool would be the best to use

 

  1. If you had to cut a thick piece of wood, what saw would do a better job?
    1. Crosscut handsaw
    2. Coping saw
  2. If you had a screw with a crisscross (X) pattern on the top, what type of screwdriver would be the best to use?        
    1. Straight slot screwdriver
    2. Phillips screwdriver
  3. When shredding cheese what tool would be the best to use?
    1. Grater
    2. Sifter

 

Week of March 30 Assignments

 

Hello everyone!   I hope that everyone is being safe.    I miss seeing all of you and I am hoping that we will all be back in class soon.  Mrs. Kirsch

 

Assignment - please watch the following YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mAfEdM5Wy1s   the Importance of Attitude in Customer Service, and answer the following questions. 

  1.  Does Attitude matter when you are working?
    1. Yes
    2. No
  2. What is better to say to a customer?
    1. Yes, what do you want!
    2. Hello, can I help you?
  3. What is an example of good body language for good customer service?
    1. Leaning over on the counter while on your cell phone
    2. Standing up straight and tall and looking at the customer ready to help

 

 

 Assignment – please watch the following YouTube video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F7RVCBHku8o  6 Attitudes of Superstar in 2 minutes, and answer the following questions. 

 

  1. Is smiling important for good customer service?
    1. Yes
    2. No
  2. What does caring about the customer create?
    1. Upset customer
    2. Bonding with the customer
  3. What should you do to show you appreciate the customer before he or she leaves?
    1. Give the customer his or her items, say thank you and smile.
    2. Give the customer his or her items and not say anything, just go to the next customer. 

 

 

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