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Lesson 1: Confronting Climate Change: Seeing
Examine the effects of climate change on the water cycle in the first of three lessons using the IBM THINK app, which walks through the process of innovation. Learners look back through history to see which tools might help them study climate change, then perform a controlled experiment simulating the hydrologic cycle under different environmental conditions.
6th - 12th Science 47 Views 39 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Lesson 3: Confronting Climate Change: Acting
In the third and final activity in the series on the impacts of climate change, learners synthesize the knowledge they have accumulated by identifying potential areas of concern for their school due to effects of drought and/or flooding, as well as other effects of climate change, then they propose an action plan to address the issues at the school level.
6th - 12th Science 25 Views 25 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Lesson 2: Confronting Climate Change: Understanding
In the second of three lessons about climate change, young climatologists examine the local impacts of severe storms and drought on roads, rivers, buildings, and more. Through a series of investigations, learners begin to understand the effects of a warming planet on a more comprehensible scale.
6th - 12th Science 83 Views 58 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Brainstorming and Creating a Graphic Organizer Using Kidspiration
Although focused on the winter ecology at Crater Lake, this lesson could be tweaked to use as a exploration of any region. After a visit to Crater Lake, learners discuss topics relating to winter in this area, such as the behavior of animals.
4th Science 3 Views 4 Downloads
Combat hate online by bringing it into the light. Begin by giving learners a quiz, then lead a discussion based on the issues the quiz brought up. As a class, develop strategies to confront online hate. Assign different venues to groups such as social networking sites, online games, online research, and blogs.
8th - 10th Language Arts 15 Views 28 Downloads
Martin Luther King, Jr. and Nonviolent Resistance
Was nonviolent resistance the best means of securing civil rights for black Americans in the 1960s? In this highly engaging and informative lesson, your young historians will closely analyze several key documents from the civil rights movement, including criticisms of Martin Luther King, Jr.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 56 Views 47 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Write Some Dialogue
Students write dialogue. In this character development lesson students use direct or indirect speech to include a confrontation between two characters in their story. Students portray the emotions of the characters in addition to what they are saying.
4th - 12th Language Arts 19 Views 82 Downloads
Anti-Bullying & Conflict-Resolution Lesson
Invite your class to consider how to respond to a conflict. This plan, designed to go with Secret Saturdays by Torrey Maldonado, focuses on a set of terms: conflict, escalate, deescalate, conflict resolution, denial, and confrontation.
6th - 10th Language Arts 33 Views 17 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Pride and Prejudice, Chapter XIV: Lady Catherine and Elizabeth
Is your class reading Pride and Prejudice? In order to link scenes to the themes in Austen's novel, pairs take on the confrontation between Lady Catherine and Elizabeth (Chapter XIV). After writing their own version of the conversation, partners act out their dialogues and consider questions about the scene, decide whether Elizabeth has changed the way she sees Darcy, and make predictions about that will happen later in the novel.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Bullying: How to Stop Them
Students practice their social skills by examining bullies. In this human behavior instructional activity, students view an online episode discussing techniques dealing with bullies and similar characteristics they share. Students read a story of a girl who was bullied and committed suicide, later creating a chart of ways she could have dealt with the bully.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 9 Views 86 Downloads
Rights of the Accused: To Be Confronted with the Witnesses Against Him
Young scholars take on the role of Supreme Court Justices, after reading summary of a case and the arguments for and against a defendant's appeal. They make a decision, write majority and minority opinions, and report their decision.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Arkansas' Top Ten Events of the Century....Says Who? Why? Deciding What is Important in History
Middle and high schoolers work in small groups to compare four different lists published in the Arkansas Times newspaper which chose the "top ten" Arkansas news events of the 20th century. Learners look for similarities and differences between the lists.
7th - 12th Language Arts 7 Views 16 Downloads
Walter Reed's Yellow Fever Studies
Middle schoolers and high schoolers examine the ethics of using human test subjects in scientific research. They do a simulation which focuses on yellow fever and how human subjects were used to develop a treatment/cure for the disease after the Spanish American War.
6th - 12th Science 8 Views 64 Downloads
Take Action Haiti
Using an online internet simulation, learners will role-play various members of a family living in rural Haiti. The objective is to increase global awareness by requiring them to consider poverty as an obstacle to education in Haiti. Learners will discuss advocacy methods to confront poverty in the nation.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 48 Downloads
Working it Out
Learners create mind maps to explore appropriate relationships between employees and managers in various businesses. Then, they work with partners to write and perform role-plays that teach employees how to confront bullying bosses.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 8 Views 53 Downloads
Developing the Beginning, Middle and End of a Story
Third graders develop writing skills. In this beginning, middle and end of a story lesson, 3rd graders understand how the sequence of events develops the story. Students work in small groups and act out parts of a story they write. Students focus of the main character and their importance in the story.
3rd Visual & Performing Arts 60 Views 157 Downloads