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Students are introduced to authors and discover they are real people. Using the author's stories, they are incouraged to write their own stories using technology. Using the internet, they research facts, ideas and stories and develop a way to share their story in an interesting way.
K - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
What Makes the Writer Write
Students chose a novel which includes social criticism to read. After reading the book, they use the internet to research the issue in the novel and work with others to develop a presentation. In their presentation, they identify the problem and identify possible solutions.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
My Town...From A Kid's View
Students decide what is important in a community and explore their particular community. In class, the students will discuss what each considers important in a community. Each student will identify something about their town that is important to them (business, park, public service, etc).
2nd - 4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
High schoolers create children's books to distribute and read to elementary students in their school system. Prior to writing the books, high schoolers must research age appropriate language, subject topics, and work on presentation skills.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 4 Downloads
Creating a Heroic Character
What do Columbus, Aeneas, Scarlet O’Hara, and Frederick Douglass have in common? How can a hero in one age be a villain in another? Does heroism depend on the context of time and place? Are there traits that all heroes share? After a consideration of these and other questions, class members create their own heroic character.
6th - 8th Language Arts 7 Views 84 Downloads
What Makes or Community Special?
Problem solving comes in all shapes and sizes. Small groups rotate through several stations, where they use technological tools, such as cameras and desk top publishing to create a product that shows multiple aspects that comprise their community.
3rd - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 9 Views 81 Downloads
The History of the Holocaust From A Personal Perspective
Students research and identify how Holocaust events affected lives of real people who lived in Europe from 1933 through 1945 and after, and create original artwork, poetry, and essays that reflect understanding of Holocaust, and its causes and effects.
8th - 12th Language Arts 19 Views 175 Downloads
A Night of Honor: Rhyming Couplets to Honor Loved Ones
Honor your loved ones with hand written poetry. Start by brainstorming memories to create rhyming couplets. After preparing a final written draft, word process the poems and create a class PowerPoint presentation of pictures which will accompany the recitation of the poems at a Night of Honor for their special guests.
6th - 8th Language Arts 4 Views 574 Downloads
Students gather a general understanding of terms related to international rules of warfare and human rights, then discuss hypothetical applications of those rules. They write letters expressing their opinion on the current application of these rules.
6th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 15 Downloads
The Student Cafateria as the "Leafy Chestnut Tree"
Students examine the difference between "news" of earlier periods, and "news" as we know it today. They then go out into the school common areas and analyze news from the perspective of word-of-mouth storys and discuss what they can learn from the experience about what was news and how it traveled in the past.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
What Makes the Writer Write
Your 11th and 12th graders are ready to critique society! Channel that inclination by studying a novel that offers social criticism of other eras (book recommendations included). This resource presents a well-thought-out overview of such a unit, incorporating technology (online group collaboration, multimedia presentations, etc.
10th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
Students describe the many contributions Jane Addams has made to America. They identify problems in their community concerning the homeless and the hungry and learn from a social worker what progams are available to help these people.
4th - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
Skill Twenty-Four: Use Library Holdings
High schoolers read an article that highlights the many reasons that knowing how to utilize libraries, and find the many resources in them, is still a very important skill. Groups of young scholars highlight the pro-library arguments in the article, then get together to share the parts that each group chose to feature.
9th - Higher Ed Language Arts 7 Views 14 Downloads
What Makes our Community Special?
Students examine the attributes of a chosen community. In this community lesson, students use technology tools to research information about their chosen community. They document the research before creating a final product which can be a story book, a newsletter, an electronic presentation, short video, or a poster.
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 29 Downloads
What Makes Our Community Special?
Explore websites, complete research, and use technological tools to create a final multimedia presentation on what makes a community special. Learners of all ages work with a partner to research an interesting aspect of their community, focusing on concrete details and facts.
3rd - 12th Language Arts 5 Views 99 Downloads
The Diversity of Filipinos in the United States
ELLs are introduced to the experiences of Filipino immigrants to the United States. As a class, they discuss the various waves of immigration to the United States and state the reasons why they would leave the Philippines. They compare timelines of Filipino and Puerto Rican immigration and consider two case studies of Filipino immigrants.
9th - 12th Language Arts 8 Views 29 Downloads
"The Soil Around Us" Project
Students look at Web sites containing information about soil and related subjects such as earthworms. They use Web site review sheets to focus their review of the content on the sites and to introduce evaluation concepts for the design and functionality of a Web site.
5th - 6th Science 3 Views 3 Downloads