Career Ideas for Kids Who Like Adventure and Travel

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For those who love exciting, new places and experiences, Career ideas for Kids Who Like Adventure and Travel, Second Edition provides the perfect introduction to professions from putting out a fire to reporting a news story in a foreign country to piloting a commercial airliner. Career profiles include: airport personnel, cruise director, detective, expedition leader, firefighter, foreign correspondent, military serviceperson, travel agent.
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Overview

For those who love exciting, new places and experiences, Career ideas for Kids Who Like Adventure and Travel, Second Edition provides the perfect introduction to professions from putting out a fire to reporting a news story in a foreign country to piloting a commercial airliner. Career profiles include: airport personnel, cruise director, detective, expedition leader, firefighter, foreign correspondent, military serviceperson, travel agent.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780816065479
  • Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 8/28/2007
  • Series: Career Ideas for Kids Series
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 208
  • Sales rank: 821,807
  • Age range: 9 - 14 Years
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents


Acknowledgments     vii
Make a Choice!     1
Choice A     2
Choice B     2
How to Use This Book     3
Get in Gear!     7
Watch for Signs Along the Way     7
Rules of the Road     9
Dangerous Detours     16
Ultimate Career Destination     17
Get Some Direction     18
Take a Trip!     27
Airport Personnel     29
Astronaut     38
Commercial Fisher     46
Cruise Director     53
Detective     62
Diplomat     71
Event Planner     80
Expedition Leader     88
Fashion/Commercial Model     95
Firefighter     104
Foreign Correspondent     112
International Businessperson     121
International Relief Worker     128
Military Serviceperson     138
Travel Agent     146
Make a Detour That Takes You Places!     155
Careers That Get Around     156
More Adventurous Career Choices     157
Don't Stop Now!     159
Narrow Down Your Choices     161
Surf the Net     161
Snoop at the Library     163
Get In Touch with the Experts     165
Chat on the Phone     167
Information is Power     171
What's Next?     175
Watch for Signs Along the Way     176
Rules of the Road     176
Dangerous Detours     177
Ultimate Career Destination     178
Get Some Direction     178
Hooray! You Did it!     181
Some Future Destinations     183
It's Not Just for Nerds     183
Awesome Internet Career Resources     184
Join the Club!     187
More Career Books Especially for Kids     187
Heavy-Duty Resources     189
Finding Places to Work     189
Index     191
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