Thinking and Reasoning Teacher Resources
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Analyzing Newspapers Past And Present & Creating a Modern Reproduction of a Chosen Periodical From the Early 1900's.
Students explore different components that most newspapers share. They determine how to find resources using the CHNC web site by keyword searches. They explore linguistic and sociological differences in different time periods.
6th - 10th English Language Arts
MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR'S "BEYOND VIETNAM"
High schoolers use primary sources to analyze the reasons Dr. King spoke out against the war in Vietnam. To place King's "Beyond Vietnam" speech into historical, social and political context. To broaden the view of King beyond that of...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History
New Review The Crucible: A Unit Plan
Arthur Miller's The Crucible certainly does ask questions which put readers "squarely in front of themselves." This unit plan for Miller's play, set in Salem during the 1692 witch trials, asks readers to consider the motives that set the...
9th - 10th English Language Arts
Choose Your Own Adventure: School Nutritional Policy
Mature audiences are required for this instructional activity on implementing health-related policies. First, they openly explore the CDC obesity page while taking notes about what they discover. Then they view a PowerPoint about the...
10th - 12th Health
Creature creation - an elaboration writing activity
Fourth graders exercise and improve their elaboration skills by engaging in this creative writing activity. They practice their narrative writing abilities and use higher-order thinking skills by creating a representation of an imaginary...
4th English Language Arts
Geography/Current Events Project
Fourth graders review the five themes of geography as a class. Using the Balkan region, they identify the physical and human characteristics and label the countries and landforms on a map. They answer geographical questions and analyze...
4th Social Studies & History