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Taking the Human Rights Temperature of Your School
Students evaluate their school's human rights climate using criteria derived from the universal Declaration of Human Rights. They identify areas of particular concern and develop an action plan to begin addressing the issues.
6th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 4 Views 38 Downloads
Savers & Borrowers: Financial Markets in the United States
Investigate the current financial market and have your class explore savings, borrowing, financial markets, mutual funds, and the stock market. This four-part lesson is designed to help students become knowledgeable and informed consumers.
10th - 12th Math 11 Views 142 Downloads
People Who Made a Difference in New York's History
Fourth graders research a person who made a difference in New York's history, they write short biographies, and then they become the person during The Living History Museum. They can choose a person from any timie period.
4th Social Studies & History 5 Views 6 Downloads
What Would You Do? Exploring Environmental Concerns in the Latin American World
Pupils explore the environmental concerns in the Latin American World. In this inquiry based activity, students discuss, and question aspects of environmentalism, research, and propose solutions. They prepare a presentation and class discussion.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 20 Downloads
Human Rights Violations
Students explore how human rights are different in each part of the world. In this freedome lesson, students define human rights, research how human rights in one country ultimately affect other countries, and share their findings through discussion, oral presentation and role playing.
K - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 13 Downloads
Island Inquiry: Based on the Northern Mariana Islands Quarter
Young scholars research two physical and/or human characteristic topics of the Northern Mariana Islands in groups of four students. In this social studies lesson, young scholars analyze how to write magazine articles and research the two topics of their choice.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Human Embryo Development and Birth Defects
Open this lesson with a discussion on birth defects. Break the class into groups to visit a website and learn about what happens at each stage of human embryo and fetal development. Assign each group a particular birth defect to research and create a slide show to present to the rest of the class.
7th - 12th Science 21 Views 20 Downloads
Learners investigate estuarine research reserves. In this natural laboratories lesson plan, students explore the National Estuarine Research Reserve System and interpret data from the sites to study nutrients in estuaries. Learners research these systems on line and answer 20 questions about their discoveries.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 8 Downloads
Master Artist Internet Research Project: Timeline
Learners conduct research on a selected artist's life. They select an artist, conduct Internet research and bookmark sites, read biographical information about their artist, and create and print a chronological timeline of their selected artist's life.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
The Research Process: A Dress Rehearsal
Tenth graders investigate how to conduct research without writing a research paper. In this research instructional activity, 10th graders work in groups to research one topic. Students break down their topic into smaller subjects and each member chooses a creative way to present their findings through an oral presentation or visual aids.
10th Language Arts 14 Views 56 Downloads
In the Shadow of My Country: A Japanese American Artist Remembers
Young scholars analyze artist's themes and means of communication, think critically about their sources of information, and weigh claims of national security against the civil liberties of diverse groups.
5th - 12th Social Studies & History 9 Views 6 Downloads
Inside Outside: Habitats and Human Organ Systems
Pupils examine the way habitats and human organ systems function. In groups, they role play the role of a government group assigned to determine if a settlement can make their home in a specific area. They must discover how humans and the environment might be effected if the area is settled.
4th - 5th Health 12 Views 45 Downloads
Education, Design & Empowerment: Part Two
Students analyze, synthesize, and summarize information from diverse resources. In this language arts and social studies lesson plan, students work collaboratively to explore a solution-oriented Web site focusing on education and poverty.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
Got Lactase? The Co-Evolution of Genes and Culture
Does the human body evolve as quickly as human culture? With a stellar 15-minute video, explore the trait of lactose intolerance. Only about 1/3 of human adults seem to still have the enzyme lactase and therefore, the ability to digest lactose.
8th - 12th Science 10 Views 8 Downloads
Young scientists discuss the results of carelessness during experimentation and the temptation to misrepresent findings. These activities are intended to develop the ability to identify scientific error, misconduct, and fraud. Use this resource at the beginning of a biology course to introduce learners to ethical considerations and to review laboratory techniques at the same time!
9th - 12th Science 6 Views 12 Downloads
The Witch of Blackbird Pond, A Novel Study
"There is something irresistible about popcorn" and about activities designed to accompany the reading of a really good book. The nine activities in this packet support the reading of Elizabeth George Speare's Newbery Award winning novel, The Witch of Blackbird Pond.
7th - 8th Language Arts 94 Views 50 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable