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We Are Colony! Settlement Design
Students explore government systems. In this colonial America instructional activity, students consider colonial settlement needs as they design settlements that can sustain themselves and meet the needs of colonists.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 28 Views 50 Downloads
Indentured Servitude and Immigration
Students examine indentured servitude. For this Teaching Tolerance lesson, students compare indentured servitude of colonial America to the undocumented immigration of today. Students write reflections regarding how they feel about immigration.
6th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
The Sunni/Shia Split in Iraq
Students examine the historic Shia-Sunni conflict to assess its present-day status in Iraq and determine how it might play out in postwar Iraq. In this World History lesson, students research the factors that contribute to the current schism between the two groups in Iraq.
9th - 10th Social Studies & History 8 Views 18 Downloads
Lesson Plan: Global Warming
Students explore the concept of global warming. In this climate change lesson, students explore the provided links to PBS NOW sources and research the greenhouse effect and the effects of global warming. Students support their stances on the issues as they write persuasive papers and complete a final project of their choosing.
9th - 12th Science 16 Views 103 Downloads
LESSON PLAN: CONTROLLING NUCLEAR WEAPONS: DEBATING THE NON-PROLIFERATION TREATY
Ninth graders examine various nuclear weapons. In this American Government lesson, 9th graders conduct primary source research to investigate nuclear weapons and the international nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty. Students compose a written response about what they learned about nuclear weapons and the Nonproliferation Treaty.
9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Predicting: Making a Hypothesis
Young scholars analyze information from various sources to create a hypothesis about the origin of a family artifact. Students create a hypothesis about the origin of the item and write a paragraph explaining why they believe the hypothesis is true.
6th - 8th Science 12 Views 69 Downloads
Packing for a Transcontinental Expedition
Students investigate what kinds of supplies would be needed for a trans-continental expedition. They watch a video about the Lewis and Clark expedition, develop a list of supplies, create a graph, and compare/contrast their list with the list of supplies collected by Lewis.
6th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Exploring Citizenship: Me, My Family and Friends
Students explore citizenship and identify their interests, families, and friends. They work in groups to discuss each others' interests, friendship, and ways to reach out to others. After discussing their neighborhoods and communities, they select a project they can do for their schools as community service.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 11 Views 58 Downloads
A Race to Watch: Campaign 2008, The Role of Technology and the Internet
Students listen to a statement about the role the Internet plays in the political process and respond by placing a card under the appropriate agree/disagree sign at the front of the room. Students brainstorm reasons to select their choice. They read an article "Presidential Campaigns Explore a New Medium.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Development of Democracy: American Revolution
Eighth graders investigate the major events leading to the American Revolution and American democracy. They play the game Capture the Flag, read text and answer discussion questions, and complete a graphic organizer.
8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Learners study making scientific observations . They conduct a "field study" in their attic and make observations about their family artifacts based upon physical attributes. In addition, they determine what characteristics of an object are considered important details.
9th - 11th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Learners read firsthand accounts of refugees, take a Child Labor Quiz from UNICEF's "Voices of Youth" Web site, study about the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. They write a radio news report on the signing of the declaration and research human rights issues.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads