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"Size 6: The Western Women's Harem" by Fatema Mernissi
Intended for a mature, advanced placement audience, this set of questions accompanies an essay by Fatema Mernissi regarding clothing size and the possible implications for not fitting in with what is considered the norm. A very interesting read (found online), coupled with these thought-provoking questions will surely spark discussion amongst your learners.
10th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Part III: Document-Based Question
Need a DBQ practice set? Whether or not your class is preparing for the AP exam, learners will benefit from analyzing primary source documents about economic and social change. For Part A, the short-answer questions, participants read and respond to questions about each of the nine documents.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The Diary of Anne Frank Vocabulary
In this The Diary of Anne Frank lesson, students receive definitions of 128 words found in The Diary of Anne Frank. Students match words with definitions and complete multiple choice questions using the words and definitions.
7th - 9th Language Arts 54 Views 192 Downloads
Political Culture: A Self-Evaluation
Students explore the concept of popular culture. In this popular culture lesson, students take the provided survey on their opinions of political culture and beliefs. Students graph the survey results and discuss them.
7th - 10th Social Studies & History 11 Views 24 Downloads
Functions, Graphs, and Limits
High schoolers, with the assistance of their TI-89 calculators, create graphs and tables of values for functions. They then utilize this graphical and numerical information to explore limits and solve equations in a variety of formats and designs.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 18 Downloads
It's Alive! Part II: Mary Shelly's Frankenstein
High schoolers examine the novel "Frankenstein" for examples of cloning. They relate the story to the ethics of cloning and genetics today. They also compare the text with films that have been made about the novel.
9th - 12th Language Arts 11 Views 68 Downloads
Riemann Sums and the Fundemental Theorem of Calculus
Students explore the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. In the Calculus lesson, students investigate indefinite and definite integrals and the relationship between the two, which leads to the discovery of the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus.
11th - 12th Math 15 Views 50 Downloads
Applications of Integrals
Twelfth graders investigate applications of integration. In this Calculus lesson, 12th graders use the TI-89 to explore various problem solving techniques including symbolic, graphical, and numeric methods of solving applications of integrals.
12th Math 6 Views 15 Downloads
Parametric, Vector, Polar, and 3D Functions
Twelfth graders investigate the capabilities of the TI-89. In this calculus lesson plan, 12th graders explore the parametric equation for a circle, for arc length of curves, and for trajectories. Students investigate the symbolic and graphical representation of vectors.
12th Math 3 Views 18 Downloads
Other Voices - Latino and Chicano Literature and Identity in America
Twelfth graders analyze "Dedication" and "Child of the Americas" using a double-journal format. They compare responses and infer meaning from the connotations of select images in the poems write a paragraph describing the importance of language in the poets self-identity.
12th Language Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
Eleventh graders answer the question Why Westborough? Why did their town develop as it did, what types of industry were here and why. They are introduced to journal writing. Students free write about ideas that stand out from class. They research Eli Whitney and write down an epitaph for his gravestone.
11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
EU Simulation: The European Council
Students take on the role of European Council members. In this European Union (EU) lesson, students research pertinent issues facing the EU. Students use their research findings to prepare for a debate simulation.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
Who Started the Civil War? Comparing Perspectives on the Causes of the War
The discussion continues: Who started the Civil War? So why not get your intelligent learners involved. Readers use the account of Confederate spy Rose O’Neal Greenhow to begin their analysis of who started the war. Scholars are challenged to confirm or refute perspectives on the matter by using other accounts and opinions on who or what is to blame.
11th - 12th Social Studies & History 19 Views 42 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Intro - Resource Markets
What happens in a market when the people who are demanding are not consumers, but businesses? Here is a brief video in which an economics instructor introduces his unit on the resource market, explaining how individuals supply resources and comparing the resource market to a product market.
1 min 11th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Preparing for College: A Guide for Families
You don't come across resources like this one very often. It is a tool for you to use with parents and guardians of learners in grades 6-12. It provides a complete outline for a 27-slide presentation geared at helping guardians coach their children in preparing for college.
7th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 35 Views 64 Downloads
Using Algebra to Explore Problem Space
Students apply their knowledge of math by rewriting word problems using equations. In this word problem lesson, students build upon previous knowledge as they set up the correct steps to solve word problems. This lesson is full of hints for teachers to teach math better.
7th - 9th Math 53 Views 198 Downloads
Hidden Stories: A Three-Part Lesson in African-American History, Research, and Children’s Literature
Groups of high school learners conduct research on a particular era of African-American history, focusing on events, people, and places important to that era. Next, they review children's literature in four different genres. As a culminating activity, group members combine what they have learned in their research and readings to create their own piece of children's literature based on African-American history.
10th - 12th Language Arts 20 Views 103 Downloads