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Italian City-StatesLesson Planet
7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Check out this packet of worksheets involving mapping activities, vocabulary logging, reading and comprehending informational texts, etc., which focuses on Italian city-states during the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. There are also...
Creating Context: The Printing Press as ImpetusLesson Planet
Tenth graders examine the invention of the Gutenberg printing press and its effect on society. In groups, they research how much the press enabled various revolutions around the globe. They also identify the causes and effects of each...
Student Reporting Labs: Think. Create. Inform.Lesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What is newsworthy? Who decides? How do video reports differ from printed news? What makes a good video report? What about journalism ethics? Learn all about it in this extra special collection of materials about video news production.
Comparing News FormatsLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is there a place for newspapers in an online world? How influential is the 24-hour television news cycle? High schoolers delve into an activity about three news formats—online news, print news, and newscasts—and consider the advantages...
Cartoons for the Classroom: Vanishing NewspapersLesson Planet
8th - 12th
What is happening to our newspapers? In the context of the current trends of media and the ever-declining print news industry, this handout includes two political cartoons for pupils to analyze, both created by artists working for...
Banking 13: Open Market OperationsLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed
Posing a central question about how the economy can increase or decrease its money supply (5:00), Sal launches into a discussion about an expanding, or "elastic" money supply that can change along with its economy. Viewers will finally...
Getting the Word Out: From Gutenberg's Press to ZinesLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students examine the effects of Gutenberg's printing press on the world. Using this information, they create their own Zines or internet magazines about a social issue of their choice. They share their magazine with the class for...
Medieval China: Crash Course History of Science #8Lesson Planet
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Medieval Chinese scientists were the masters of invention! Explore the wonders of the Far East through the eighth installment in a 15-part History of Science series. The resource covers contributions to science and technology by dynasty,...
Alchemy: Crash Course History of Science #10Lesson Planet
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
If the word alchemy makes you think of wizards gathered around bubbling cauldrons, you're not completely wrong! Introduce scholars to the history of chemistry during part 10 of a 15-part History of Science series. The video takes viewers...