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Multicultural Issues and the Law: Gender and Race Based Schooling
Students examine the problems associated with gender based and race based education. In groups, they research the history of education and the laws that have changed education and impacted lives. They brainstorm a list of the positives and negatives of each concept and develop a plan in which separate but equal could be implemented as a role play activity.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 7 Views 20 Downloads
Don't We All Agree?
Students simulate a legislative hearing in which some are witnesses, some are members of the legislative panel, and some are judges who must make a decision. Panel members prepare and present opening statements and decide questions they ask.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Tracking the Monster: Ashley Judd and Indie.Arie Confront AIDS in Africa - Lesson 1
High schoolers gain a better understanding of the AIDS worldwide epidemic. They see how music is connected to other aspects of our lives and our world. They listen to and discuss multicultural music.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
Justice Demands an End to Segregation, But it Does Not End
Students define human rights and describe how it applies to politics, economics and cultural rights. As a class, they watch a video how the Constitution was made and discuss its purpose. In groups, they present information to the class on how each amendment is important to civil rights.
7th - 8th Language Arts 4 Views 25 Downloads
Ghost in Your Genes
Learners explore DNA microarrays. In this genetics lesson, students model DNA microarrays that are used by scientists. Learners work to determine levels of breast cancer genes in patients. They will determine the treatment required based on their findings.
9th - 12th Science 7 Views 32 Downloads
Non Governmental Organizations
Students participate in a special presentation made at the school site. Guest speakers from nongovernmental organizations are invited to share their function in the community. Students interact with the speakers in coordinated question and answer sessions.
7th - 9th Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Microbes and Disease
Discuss how diseases have impacted human history. Divide your class into groups and assign each group one of the following: tuberculosis, malaria, plague, cholera, smallpox, and AIDS. They read up on, complete a concept map, and present to the rest of the class their assigned disease.
5th - 8th Science 87 Views 55 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Looking Closely at a Tree: Introduction to Phenotype
Upon dissecting a young tree branch and inspecting the cambium layer, apical buds, and other physical features, green thumbs also grasp the meanings of the genetic terms genotype and phenotype. Not only are genetics and plant physiology covered in this tremendous resource, it also adheres to the Common Core requirements for literacy in science.
9th - 12th Science 17 Views 13 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Confronting the -Isms
Students keep "Mindwatch" diaries to chart their own prejudices and stereotypes. In this social justice lesson, students monitor their own reactions to people who are different from themselves. Students identify and discuss patterns of bias.
8th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 7 Downloads
Taking the Human Rights Temperature of Your School
High schoolers evaluate their school's human rights climate. They administer a survey, participate in discussion groups and consider the human rights enjoyed by various groups including subgroups of gender, race and sexual orientation.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Planet of Plenty
Students examine a small piece of land to determine the diversity of life on Earth. They role play as visitors from outer space seeing life on Earth for the first time. They measure and observe their plots while working in small groups. Each group of students makes a class presentation of their observations.
4th - 5th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads
Tracking a Potato Killer: using Longitude and Latitude to Map the Spread of P. Infestans
Where did the potato famine in the United States in the 1840s begin? After reading about the potato disease, young scientists will hypothesize about the type of disease and its origin. Then, using newspaper articles and other data, learners use latitude and longitude to map the instances of the disease, then analyze the data to try to trace its origin.
6th - 10th Science 94 Views 96 Downloads CCSS: Designed
From Genes to Jeans
This unit of lessons is designed for 7th through 9th graders. They are introduced to the world of agriculture and the genetic research and various technologies that are associated with agriculture. Pupils work together to come up with a genetically altered product.
7th - 9th Science 65 Views 220 Downloads
There is an important distinction between the bacteria that most students recognize as having a negative impact, and those that live in a symbiotic relationship with us. Sal looks at the mechanisms by which bacteria accumulate variation and also how they impact our lifestyle and behavior.
18 mins 9th - 12th Science 27 Views 58 Downloads
Regents High School Examination: Living Environment 2005
The 2005 version of the Regents High School Examination in the area of ecology is as comprehensive as previous years' exams. It consists of 40 multiple choice questions on everything from the structure of DNA to the interactions within an ecosystem.
9th - 12th Science 20 Views 114 Downloads