ALBION CENTRAL SCHOOL
VETERANS HISTORY PROJECT

ROY B. McMURRAY

ACTIVITY #1

Mr. McMurray was trained in a variety of fields or areas of specialty while in the army.

Go to this site: http://www.goarmy.com/JobCatList.do and read through some of the careers/jobs people learn in the military today.

Practice your decision-making skills by selecting one career on the site that you might be interested in. Print out this page and and write the career you chose below.

Then, in the spaces provided, explain/describe three benefits or things about that job that you find interesting and one disadvantage or thing that you might not like about the job you chose.

CAREER CHOSEN: __________________________________________________

BENEFIT #1: ________________________________________________________

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BENEFIT #2: ________________________________________________________

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BENEFIT #3: ________________________________________________________

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DISADVANTAGE #1: ________________________________________________

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(Remember, many of these careers are available outside of the military, too...

...you don't necessarily have to join the service to learn these jobs.)