Portfolio Worksheet

Designing Representational Portfolios Planning Work Sheet
By Ellen Condon

Who is the student? (connect
them to their community)

  • high school
  • sports teams
  • family connections
  • community activities they participate in
  • churches, volunteer activities..


What do you want to communicate
about him or her?
Specific pictures to include
in the Portfolio:
What are the student’s contributions?

  • personality
  • skills
  • work behaviors

List student’s contributions:





What pictures do you want to include to communicate these contributions to employers?

What work experiences has the student had that you want to share?




List specific experiences and areas the student excelled in: What pictures will you want to include?

Are there supports which assist the student to perform the job?

  • picture
  • piece of technology
  • color coded labels
  • coworker demonstrations of task



List the strategies that have worked in the past: What specific pictures do you want to include in the portfolio?

What job tasks is the student looking to
(take information directly from the Profile)




List job tasks: What pictures are you going to include to demonstrate the student’s ability to
perform these tasks?

Other areas to include: