Sociology Teacher Resources

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Sixth graders discuss the meaning of sociology. In this advanced instructional activity, 6th graders are led by discussion to learn the main concepts of sociology and get to know others better.
In this sociology and society worksheet, students respond to 4 short answer questions and match 15 sociology terms on the left to the description on the right.
Students discover methods for writing strong thesis statements. In this writing skills lesson, students follow the steps their instructor outlines to review the strengths and weaknesses of their sociology thesis statements.
In this sociology topics activity, students read and complete the narrative for the assignment that requires them to compose final papers about social institutions.
Art can express acts of injustice and move society to action. Upper graders analyze contemporary art relating to specific moments in history. They discuss propaganda, anarchy, sociology, and violence as activism. After researching and discussing singular violent acts in the name of social justice, they create a piece that responds to current events.
Students conduct research in order to debate a topic. In this sociology lesson plan, students conduct research regarding 4 types of schools. Students prepare to debate a topic of their choice.
In this language arts instructional activity, students analyze 20 words in a word bank, then locate them in a word search puzzle. The words are sociology terms but the meaning of the title is not known.
Learners examine the combined subjects of anthropology and sociology and explain how the disciplines would study the same issue. On poster board, they locate or draw pictures related to the two subjects. Once this is completed, students write summaries comparing and contrasting anthropology and sociology.
Students explore crime within society and the factors that affect it. In this lesson plan about sociology and crime, students are introduced to key ideas concerning crime and society. Students develop an understanding of factors in society that affects crime. Students analyze how crime is measured through examples.
In this collective behavior and social movements worksheet, students match 15 vocabulary terms to the appropriate descriptions and answer 6 multiple choice questions regarding the 2 sociology topics.
In this social change and modernization worksheet, students respond to 6 short answer questions and answer 6 multiple choice questions regarding these sociology topics.
In this sociology topics learning exercise, learners read and complete the narrative for the assignment that requires them to compose papers about Jim Crow laws.
First year undergraduate sociology students can prepare for their exams with an application that provides practice questions in six categories: Quantitative and Qualitative Data, Sources of Data, Primary and Secondary Data, Positivism and Interpretivism, Theoretical, Practical and Ethical approaches, and Education Research. 
In this sociology worksheet, high schoolers complete 5 graphic organizers, investigate poverty and then read 2 pages of text pertaining to social inequality.
For this Sociological Research Skills worksheet, students must write about the strengths, weaknesses, reliability, and limitations of various methods of research.
Students a hands on sociological experiment. They create a hypothesis about the attitudinal differences between generations on a particular subject, Students test their hypothesis with a survey and chart their findings. Results are presented in class.
Eleventh graders are introduced to sociological research and then relate it to their family history. In this family history activity, 11th graders evaluate the role of family. Students are introduced to topics such as Marriage and Family, Diversity & Trends in Families, and Family History. Students use the internet to research background history of their family then present their family information to the class and how sociology in present in their lives.
Eleventh graders explore psychology by completing a student sociology activity.  In this human development lesson plan, 11th graders identify the important influences in their lives and complete a worksheet based on their own lives. Students conduct a discussion with their classmates about social development.
Students demonstrate how sociological research and literature can add to our understanding of poverty. They explore poverty and its implications on society and future organizations.
For this Youth worksheet, students provide answers to questions about aspects of youth, answer several extended written response questions, and write about the significance of various factors on youth subcultures.