June 09, 2021

Elevator Pitches (BOY activity)

Maria Fernanda Martinez

Activities + Instructions

ABC Body Language Game

  • Get students in circle and have them run through Alphabet without speaking over each other or repeating letter

Elevator Speech Elements

Students should write 3-5 sentences introduction on an index card that they could use on recruiters or employer

  • Introduction (Name, School)
  • Interests
  • Praise the org/school
  • Call to action: ask for their card/info so you can set up a meeting or send a follow up email

College Interviews FAQs

  • Why are you interested in our school?
  • What makes you unique?
  • Tell us about a time you experienced failure and how you dealt with it.

Students will answer these on the back of their index card and role play answering them in partners.

Formative Assessment

  • List three things you learned today about presenting yourself to college recruiters and employers.

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