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The Dream Team, 2E

A Computer Apps/Sports Marketing Simulation


This exciting simulation will challenge and engage students as they build their own sports team. From creating an admission ticket, to stocking their team’s gift shop, students will establish and promote a sports franchise in a user-friendly, interactive way that will keep them entertained. Example students serve as an inspiration as your students create their own “Dream Team.” Designed for all versions of Microsoft Office, Google Apps, or equivalent applications.


New in the 2nd Edition:

  • Overtime section using Google Forms
  • Last year’s winners, Ryan and Allie, inspire students as they create their own “Dream Team”


  • Includes 30 projects designed to engage learners in a fun, comprehensive way
  • Teaches students how to apply word processing, spreadsheet, database, digital publishing, presentation, and online survey skills in a real-world simulation
  • Designed and formatted for today’s visual learner
  • Projects can be completed using all versions of Microsoft Office, Google Apps, or equivalent applications
Table of Contents

Pre-Game • Creating your dream team

PG-1: Elevator Pitch

PG-2: Team Logo

PG-3: Team Roster


Zone 1: Word Processing • Communicating using professional documents

WP-1: Team Roster Table

WP-2: Team Letterhead

WP-3: Letter to Official

WP-4: News Release

WP-5: Team Protocol Outline

WP-6: MLA Report

WP-7: Team Newsletter


Zone 2: Spreadsheets • Analyzing important team data

SS-1: Season Schedule

SS-2: Travel Expenses

SS-3: Salary Sheet

SS-4: Promotional Calendar

SS-5: Merchandise Inventory

SS-6: Ticket Sales Analysis


Zone 3: Digital Publishing • Promoting your dream team

DP-1: Banner Stand Design

DP-2: Selfie Promo

DP-3: Cell Phone Case

DP-4: Admission Ticket

DP-5: Team Program


Zone 4: Databases • Organizing team-related information

DB-1: Opponents Database

DB-2: Vendor Database

DB-3: Concessions Database


Zone 5: Presentations • Showcasing your franchise

PR-1: Stadium App Wireframe

PR-2: VIP Box Promo

PR-3: Owner’s Presentation


Overtime • Creating necessary forms

OT-1: Fan Survey

OT-2: Menu Planning

OT-3: Personnel Form

FREE Online Instructor and Student Resources

The Free Online Instructor and Student Resources for The Dream Team, 2E are housed on


Online Instructor and Student Resources Include:

  • Teacher's Guide
  • Grading Rubrics and Form
  • Student Progress Checklist
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Sample Documents
    • Each project is followed by Sample Documents by last year's winners, Ryan Murphy and Allie Souza. The Sample Documents are designed to provide students with inspiration and guidance, and can also be used as a guide for assessing student work.
  • Project Planning Forms
    • Project Planning Forms allow students to "map out" a project's content, design, and layout on paper first. Guiding questions help students brainstorm aspects of a project, while design areas allow them to begin sketching the project before designing on a computer.

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    CCTC: Common Career Technical Core Standards

    CCSS-R: Common Core: Reading Standards for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects - Grades 6-12

    CCSS-A: Common Core: College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Reading - Grades 6-12

    ISTE: International Society for Technology in Education -  Health, Vocational Education and Computer Education/Instructional Technology Standards - Grades 6-12


    Grade: 6-8, 9-12

    The Dream Team, 2E (eTextbook 5 Yr. Student License) - Min. 15
    ISBN: 9781626896581
    Author: Joy Tavano
    © 2016
    Page Count: 120
    Print Color: Full Color

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