Sociology Teacher Resources
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Lesson: Skin Fruit: Propaganda of the Deed
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.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 13 Views 21 Downloads
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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.
10th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Does Racism Affect How You Vote?
What conditions support racism? What specific actions can we, as a society, take to encourage greater racial tolerance? Using polling data and sociological studies in his research, Nate Silver illustrates the effect racism can have in the United States on voting practices.
9 mins 10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
sociology Family History
Eleventh graders are introduced to sociological research and then relate it to their family history. In this family history lesson, 11th graders evaluate the role of family. Students are introduced to topics such as Marriage and Family, Diversity & Trends in Families, and Family History.
11th Social Studies & History 7 Views 53 Downloads
Writing Thesis Statements in Sociology
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.
11th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
Keep Your Eye On the Prize
High schoolers learn about citizens who were actively involved in the civil rights movement, and the strategies they used to overcome the Jim Crow laws that were so prevalent in the 1960s. They investigate the voting amendments of the US Constitution, and apply these ammendments during a hands-on simulation.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 39 Views 80 Downloads
Learners read a short novel while filling in a graphic organizer for problem and solution. For this sociology lesson, students use a prior knowledge and relate the text to theirselves and to think about their own need to fit in versus the need to be an individual.
5th - 7th Language Arts 6 Views 38 Downloads
Sociology I: Social Development
Eleventh graders explore psychology by completing a student sociology activity. In this human development lesson, 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.
11th Visual & Performing Arts 19 Views 71 Downloads
Anthropology and Sociology
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.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 14 Views 25 Downloads
The Social Distribution of Crime
Learners explore crime within society and the factors that affect it. In this lesson about sociology and crime, students are introduced to key ideas concerning crime and society. Learners develop an understanding of factors in society that affects crime.
8th - 9th Social Studies & History 5 Views 28 Downloads