Discriminant Teacher Resources
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Racism, Discrimination, and the Law
Seventh graders examine the various racism and discrimination faced by various ethnic groups in the United States. In groups, they research the legal system and describe the purpose of the United States Constitution. They review cases brought before the Supreme Court and share their effectiveness to change society.
7th Social Studies & History 11 Views 38 Downloads
Students examine concept of discrimination and explore difference between appropriate and harmful discrimination. Students discuss relevant Australian legislation and International Law, choose example of discrimination, and write exposition suggesting affirmative action.
5th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 20 Downloads
Young scholars investigate what discrimination is and study Article 2 from the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. They participate in a role play activity involving majority and minority groups for which a letter was sent home to parents.
4th - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
Racism And Discrimination
Learners watch and analyze the short film "Broken Dreams" and discuss the causes and effects of racism and discrimination. They answer discussion questions related to the film, then create a leaflet entitled "Racism and Discrimination."
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 32 Downloads
Examining Your Rights: Answering Typical Interview Questions
Students identify discriminating questions in employment interviews. In this diversity lesson, students discuss legal and illegal job interview questions and then role play situations which require them to answer or avert the interview questions.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 10 Views 39 Downloads
Determining the Existence of Gender Bias in Daily Tasks
Help your kids explore gender bias. Learners design and conduct a survey examining role responsibilities within families. They determine the percentage of responsibilities for males vs. females and graph the results. Then they analyze the results of their survey and discuss the implications as they relate to gender bias.
3rd - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 50 Downloads
Economics: You Paid How Much for That Ticket?
Students compare and contrast price and age discrimination and discuss their own experiences with discrimination. They relate discrimination to airline ticket pricing and discuss how two competitive airlines can charge different prices for flights to the same destination.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Courage to Be You: King Day
Students define discrimination and what its like to be a stranger.In this discrimination lesson, students research the lives of Vivien Thomas and Hamilton Naki. Students produce a wall display showing how they've overcome discrimination.
6th - 8th Language Arts 6 Views 11 Downloads
Sixteenth Street: Civil Rights at the Crossroads
Middle schoolers study the Civil Rights movement constructing definitions of discrimination, prejudice and racism. They use varied media to study the bombing of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, write a newspaper and complete a mock trial.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 9 Views 44 Downloads
Racism: Law and Attitude
Students examine discrimination laws. In this racism instructional activity, students compare and contrast de facto and de jure discrimination. Students also explore the Bill of Rights and determine what makes some acts and speech illegal.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 22 Downloads
Barbie Girl: Gender Equity
Students examine gender bias and strategies to overcome it. In this gender equity lesson, students discuss what gender bias is, identify the presence of bias and discrimination and examine vocabulary that indicates the presence of bias.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 37 Downloads
Realizing the Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Sixth graders learn about the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. In this civil rights movement lesson, 6th graders discuss Martin Luther King, Jr. and read a short biography about him. Students define the word discrimination and practice their note taking skills while reading The Day Martin Luther King, Jr.
6th Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Analyzing the Discriminant
Here is a worksheet that focuses on analyzing the discriminant of a quadratic equation to determine the nature of the roots of the equation. It consists of a three-column organizational chart to complete. The first column states a scenario for the value of the discriminant, such as less than zero or equal to zero.
8th - 12th Math 3 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Classwork – The Discriminant & The Nature of Roots
The discriminant is such a handy little tool, and this worksheet provides good practice in using it. The worksheet contains ten quadratic functions. For each function, learners are asked to provide three sections of information. First, they compute the value of the discriminant, then use that value to determine how many roots the function has and whether the roots are real or imaginary.
8th - 12th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Analyzing the Discriminant
This worksheet provides excellent practice in analyzing the discriminant of a quadratic equation. It contains six quadratic functions. For each function, learners find the roots of the equation, compute the value of the discriminant, state the nature of the roots, sketch a graph of the function, and state the number of x-intercepts of the graph.
8th - 12th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Designed
In this further differentiation worksheet, students solve and complete 7 various types of problems. First, they sketch the graph of each equation using a stationary point. Then, students find the stationary points of each and describe their important characteristics.
11th - Higher Ed Math 4 Views 20 Downloads