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Cyberbullying: Effects on Teens Across the Nation
Free speech, privacy, and cyberbullying are the focus of a series of activities that cause class members to engage in discussions about these interrelated topics. They view a segment from PBS’s “Cyberbullying—Effects on Teens Across the Nation,” read articles about teens who committed suicide, and discuss the motivations of key players in several scenarios.
7th - 12th Language Arts 64 Views 159 Downloads
Britney Spears: Famous People, ELL Assignment
If you teach English learners and want a thorough assignment that addresses reading and listening comprehension, speaking skills, vocabulary acquisition, and more, a high-interest content worksheet on Britney Spears may be useful. It includes a 1-page passage about Spears, followed by 10 exercises/activities that address ELL needs.
7th - Higher Ed Language Arts 7 Views 261 Downloads
Environmental Awareness and Children's Literature
Use an alternative setting for pregnant teens and young mothers, as well as special education children to examine environmental topics through literature. Included in this unit is a visit to neighborhood libraries to select children's books on the environment.
6th - 12th Science 17 Views 55 Downloads
Students read selections about friendships and discover ways to work with other learners. For this building friendships lesson, students identify main ideas and details in reading selections about friendship and how to make friends. Students use story maps, dialogue, and essays to discover ways friends can help them enjoy life and learning.
6th - 8th Health 25 Views 98 Downloads
Students investigate human health by completing a worksheet in class. In this sexual activity lesson, students identify the importance of contraceptive devices and birth control. Students complete role-play scenarios in which two people discuss their decision to use birth control.
9th - 10th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 12 Downloads
Industrial Revolution & Climate Change
Students examine the Industrial Revolution and write an essay about the problems it brought to cities. They also examine the environmental impact of the Industrial Revolution. They take a quiz to test for comprehension.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 26 Downloads
Education for Justice: Trial by Publicity
Young scholars improve their English language skills through completing a variety of activities that focus on legal issues. In this ELL lesson, students complete reading and listening comprehension exercises, vocabulary and grammar building activities and some writing in order to improve the skills using and understanding the English language.
8th - Higher Ed English Language Development 4 Views 76 Downloads
Tell Me; I'll Listen
Students complete activities about the importance of listening in order to show respect. In this listening lesson, students read Angel Child, Dragon Child and discuss the role of listening. Students practice listening in pairs by telling each other a family story and draw a picture of the story.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 19 Downloads
Help potential job seekers create a personal job options list that "fits" their personality type. They will discover specific occupational information about two chosen careers. Then they will identify the most important factors to keep in mind when choosing a career and create a personal business card that identifies them with their career titles.
9th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 29 Views 289 Downloads
Whose History Is It Anyway? Patterns in History
Read and examine primary source material in order to analyze, synthesize, and debate information about the Great Depression. Critical analysts research various source materials related to the Great Depression. They work in teams to debate both affirmative and negative positions on a given topic.
6th - 12th Language Arts 9 Views 158 Downloads
Students explore the concept of respectful listening. In this listening skills lesson, students discuss and demonstrate good and bad listening skills. Students work in groups to decide what is easy and hard about listening respectfully.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 4 Views 63 Downloads
Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Day 5: Communication
How does one have a discussion with a partner about a sexually transmitted disease? This is probably not a conversation that happens to be in everyone's repertoire. This lesson presents some role-playing scenarios that your class can participate in, as well as have the opportunity to create their own.
9th - 10th Health 3 Views 10 Downloads
Going out to lunch, reading a menu, making choices, and spending time socializing are all parts of growing up. Teens with visual impairments use several braille menus from local restaurants to practice ordering and appropriatelyeating meals.
6th - 12th Special Education 11 Views 13 Downloads
Regents High School Examination Comprehensive Examination in English Session One (2004)
In this Regents High School Comprehensive Examination worksheet, students listen to a passage and answer ten multiple choice questions to check comprehension. Students then complete an essay response in which they write a feature article giving advice on writing successful How-To articles.
8th - 10th Language Arts 6 Views 29 Downloads
Regents High School Examination Comprehension Examination in English Session One (2005)
In this Regents High School Examination Comprehensive Examination worksheet, young scholars listen to an account and write an essay response. Students then read a text and study a graph and write an essay based on the information given.
9th - 11th Language Arts 8 Views 13 Downloads
Students analyze the issue of consumption using the No Impact Project. In this consumption lesson, students watch a video about issues related to consumption. Students discuss the prevalence of advertising and society's need for consumerism.
7th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 5 Views 48 Downloads