Barker Middle School 8th grade students from Mrs. Hamann’s Science classes participated in a “Job Tour” Day on Tuesday, March 10th to explore future careers and make STEM connections to the real world. Students chose a “Job Tour” according to their interest. The students traveled to 5 different locations along with teacher chaperones, Ms. Abraham, Ms. Bohac, Mrs. Hamann, Ms. Pol, Mrs. Smith, and Ms. Summers. The five locations included: AK Smith Career Center, Michigan City High School, Michigan City Fire Department, Michigan City Police Department, and LaPorte High School (Visual & Digital Communications). Students explored future careers in Automotive, Cosmetology, Construction Technology, Culinary Arts, Energy Careers, Fire Sciences, Health Sciences, Military Careers (JROTC), Modern Machine Technologies, Police & Criminal Justice, Visual & Digital Communications, and Welding.