Here is a lesson plan primarily focused on different theories of work motivation. Note that it is designed for a double class period (150 minutes) Work Motivation Lesson Plan
There are two mini-lessons associated with this lesson plan.
The first mini-lesson explores expectancy (VIE) theory. After watching a video in which a manager gives a goal to his employees, students discuss how the theory might be applied.
Mini-Lesson – Motivation (VIE) Instructions
Expectancy Theory Mini-Lesson Slides
The second mini-lesson is on goal-setting theory. Following an activity in which students are given different task goals, the instructor facilitates a discussion on critically analyzing goal-setting theory.
1. Instruction of Goal-Setting Mini-Lesson Activity