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Finding Promise in Compromise
Examine how the 'safe passage' for Palestinians between the Gaza Strip and the West Bank affects those living in Israel and reflects both conflict and cooperation between the Israelis and Palestinians. The class compares the perspective of each group and engages in a class discussion.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 55 Downloads
Students consider words that reflect their knowledge and opinions about Israel, Palestinian Authority and the Gaza Strip. They develop annotated timelines about the history of the region in the 20th century and create collages that express their views.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
Students create an illustration of what they believe life under occupation is like. After reading an article, they discuss the dispute over areas in the Middle East, such as the Gaza Strip. Using the internet, they research other occupied land disputes around the world and write letters to the United Nations either supporting or refuting the need for international intervention.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 19 Downloads
New Review Exploring the Israeli and Palestinian Conflict through a Graphic Novel
Approaching the roots of the Israeli and Palestinian conflict can feel like a daunting task for many instructors; here you will find a lesson plan, reading materials, and handouts that will greatly support you in this valuable endeavor.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 6 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Six Day War
Learn about the diverse perspectives involved in the Six Day War by having learners examine and annotate presidential speeches given by the three nations—Egypt, Israel, and the United States—at the heart of the conflict and producing visual representations of their readings.
9th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Designed
Breaking News English: Wikipedia
In this Wikipedia worksheet, students read the article, answer true and false questions, complete synonym matching, complete phrase matching, complete a gap fill, answer short answer questions, answer discussion questions, write, and more about Wikipedia.
5th - 10th Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Students gain a deeper knowledge of the current crisis in Israel by reading primary documents from various sources, formulating problem and solution lists for both sides of the conflict, and proposing what they feel to be the strongest solution.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 43 Downloads
Breaking News English: Sharon Defends Gaza Pullout
In this English worksheet, students read "Sharon Defends Gaza Pullout," and then respond to 47 fill in the blank, 7 short answer, 20 matching, and 8 true or false questions about the selection.
5th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Young scholars read an article about the situation regarding the Gaza strip. In groups, they role-play the role of advisors to the Prime Minister of Israel. They are given questions to write responses to the groups of Hamas and Fatah. They also pretend to be the rulers of Hamas and discuss how they would run the group.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
The Two Perspectives
Ninth graders examine the Palestinian and Israeli conflict looking at both sides of the issue. They attempt to find solutions by working in small groups and also include trying to find a viable solution for the problem of refugees.
9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Creation of Israel
Test your class on what they've learned or read about the creation of Israel. This presentation provides several slides and maps intended to quiz learners on specific vocabulary and concepts relating to the Arab-Jewish conflict and the creation of Israel as a Jewish homeland.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 4 Views 13 Downloads
New Review Golda Meir
Who was Golda Mier and what was her life like? Your pupils can find out through an article from a 1969 issue of TIME. The biography is about a page long, and provides information about her past and present. After completing the reading, class members respond to provided questions.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Has Peace Finally Settled in the Middle East?
Students evaluate the changes made in the Palestine National Council charter and their potential impact on the future of Israeli-Palestinian relations. They write a brief essay focusing on an article from an Israeli or Palestinian newspaper.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 9 Views 38 Downloads
A New Era for Palestinians
Get a global perspective and examine the challenges facing Mahmoud Abbas, the newly elected president of the Palestinian Authority. Thoughtful classroom citizens write letters to Mr. Abbas, asking him questions and suggesting advice. This is an extremely well written lesson, which includes links to solid source materials.
6th - 12th Language Arts 5 Views 22 Downloads
World in the Balance
Learners make estimates on how many people they believe live on Earth. While watching a video, they take notes on the issues facing Kenya, Japan and India. In groups, they calculate how long it takes for a country to double in size. To end the lesson plan, they discuss the challenges countries face with increasing populations.
5th - 8th Math 4 Views 134 Downloads