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Teaching Responsibility to Children in Different Cultures through Film and Literature Stories
Students review the notes they took for "The Little Prince". After identifying the instances of responsibility in the text, they discuss them with others in English. As a class, they watch parts of "Children of Heaven" and write down their predictions for the rest of the film.
3rd - 5th English Language Development 22 Views 71 Downloads
Just a Spoonful of Rights Makes the Responsibility Go 'Round, Part 1
Young scholars examine the rights and responsibilities of citizens in school and the community. They identify the core democratic values as well. They also relate the role of philanthropy in protecting its citizens.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 8 Views 14 Downloads
Just a Spoonful of Rights Makes the Responsibility Go 'Round-Part I
Young scholars learn about the relationship between rights and responsibilities. In this rights and responsibilities lesson plan, students look at how citizen have responsibilities for each right that they receive. They learn related vocabulary after watching a skit that leads them to an understanding of the concepts.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 13 Views 19 Downloads
Citizenship Rights and Responsibilities
Eighth graders research the rights and responsibilities associated with citizenship. In this citizenship lesson, 8th graders determine what the rights and responsibilities are for members of the United States. They write paragraphs that tell how the rights and responsibilities of US citizens affect the country.
8th Social Studies & History 17 Views 67 Downloads
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12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
Students read about voting rights and compulsory voting in democracies. In this voting rights instructional activity, students analyze the reasons for supporting and opposing compulsory voting and discuss whether compulsory voting is needed in the U.S.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 18 Downloads
To Vote or Not To Vote
Ninth graders discuss if it was worth some groups fighting for the right to vote. In groups, they participate in a debate in which they discuss whether the right to vote is a responsiblity by its members. They create their own piece of art showing how important it is to voice one's opinion.
9th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Get Out and Vote!
High schoolers examine political activism. Pupils discuss forms of political activism, specifically voting. They listen to Public Service Announcements. Classmates write and record their own Public Service Announcements to encourage others to vote and become politically active.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 14 Downloads
The American Way - Every Vote Counts
Students focus on the importance of voting. They focus on our democratic responsible as law-abiding citizens, then hopefully all students will make it their civic duty to impose their right to vote. Students are empowered to speak with confidence and authority.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
An Informed And Timely Vote
Pupils examine information and discover resources available to voters, discuss importance of sorting objective sources from more biased ones, explore significant dates and deadlines of voting and election process, and complete voting worksheet by researching answers online.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Candidate Debate; Making Informed Voting Decisions
Students study the concept of what it means to be an informed voter who makes conscientious voting decisions based on significant information. In this making informed voting decisions lesson plan, students are introduces to a unit on government.
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Understanding Democracy Why Vote?
Ninth graders explore the electoral college. Through a series of lessons, they investigate the necessity of compromise in politics, voting in elections, types of elections, and becoming involved in politics. In groups, 9th graders participate in activities that demonstrate democratic participation.
9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
Voting For Change
Students investigate a curriculum concept based upon using the Wyoming quarter reverse. They research the history of voting rights. Students also identify the important amendments of the United States Constitution. They complete a timeline of voters rights for an assessment.
4th - 8th Social Studies & History 6 Views 15 Downloads
The Economics of Voting: What Do You Mean, My Vote Doesn't Count
Students examine the economics of voting in the United States. They explore the costs and benefits of voting in national elections and identify different types of voting. Using data from the government, they examine the numbers of people voting in different age groups and determine why the numbers are low in some age groups.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Voting Is Everyone's Duty
Students participate in a project lesson that focuses on the importance of voting. They work in groups with each member having a specific function. The teacher begins a classroom discussion to get the members of the groups to begin thinking.
5th - 7th Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
The Struggle For The Right To Vote
Learners identify historical figures who helped lead others in the voting rights movement, and research historical struggles for voting rights. They develop plans to involve young voters in the election process.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
Who's Watching The Voting Box
Students investigate the process of voting and the safeguards that are put in place to prevent tampering with election results. They reflect upon the importance of the votes not being altered. Then students research the process of how government operates to prevent it.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Vote For Books!
Students use print and electronic resources to research the process of voting. As a class, they participate in a mock election in which they vote for the type of books they want in their library. They also discuss the process of electing a President.
3rd - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Responsibility: Caring for Classroom Virtual Pets
Students define the term "responsibility". As a class, they participate in voting on different ideas presented to them and develop a graph showing the results. They use the internet to virtually take care of the adopted pet of the class.
K - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads