Item Number: INT-RESTAURATEUR
Technology Integration: Business Studies, Language Arts, Math, Visual Arts
Technology Skill: Graphics, Spreadsheet, Word Processing
Program: Excel, Excel Online, Excel Survey, Google, Google Docs, Google Drawings, Google Forms, Google Sheets, Google Slides, Microsoft Office, Office 365 Online, PowerPoint, PowerPoint Online, Word, Word Online
Entrepreneurship Lesson Plans, Google Apps or Microsoft Office Lessons, Teacher Guide, Printable Student Workbook, Paperless Worksheets, Extension Activities
Handouts and Assessment Tools: TechnoRestaurateur Parent Letter, TechnoRestaurateur Certificate, Autoshapes folder, TechnoRestaurateur Skill Summary, Letter Checklist, Letter Marking Sheet, Newsletter Checklist, Newsletter Marking Sheet
Sample Files: Restaurateur Spreadsheet, Logo, Professional Letter, Floor Plan, Newsletter, Advertisement
Assignment 1: Become a Restaurateur
Consider how technology can help launch a restaurant venture.
Assignment 2: Learn Basic Spreadsheet Skills
Explore spreadsheets to understand terminology and acquire basic skills.
Assignment 3: Conduct a Survey of Food Preferences
Conduct a survey to investigate cuisine preferences.
Assignment 4: Record Survey Results in a Spreadsheet
Organize survey results. Format the data to make it easy to read.
Assignment 5: Graph Survey Results as a Pie Chart
Graph survey results using a pie chart. Format the graph.
Assignment 6: Develop Idea from Survey Results
Interpret the survey results to develop a business concept based on evidence.
Assignment 7: Create a Company Logo
Create a company logo using drawing tools.
Assignment 8: Write a Professional Letter
Write a letter requesting seed money for the restaurant from investors.
Assignment 9: Draft a Floor Plan
Draft a floor plan for the restaurant that meets the needs of staff and patrons.
Assignment 10: Calculate Monthly Restaurant Earnings
Organize monthly profits. Analyze earnings to develop a business strategy.
Assignment 11: Calculate Quarterly Restaurant Earnings
Calculate quarterly and average earnings to determine financial health of business.
Assignment 12: Graph Quarterly Earnings as a Line Chart
Graph quarterly earnings using a line graph. Apply a trendline to predict future profits.
Assignment 13: Design a Business Newsletter
Design a newsletter to promote the restaurant concept as a business opportunity.
Optional Entrepreneurship Activities for Middle School Students
- Use Functions to Analyze Earnings: Use SUM, AVERAGE, MIN, MAX, and COUNT functions.
- Advertise a Deal: Inform customers using an animated bulletin board.
- Use Google Forms or Excel Survey to Rate Opinion: Measure customer satisfaction with a rating scale grid.