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10 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhat is the meaning and purpose of life? Find out in a short video that summarizes the key ideas in Marcel Proust's A la recherche du Temps Perdu (In Search of Lost Time), that at w.2 million words, just happens to be the longest novel...
10 mins 11th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewHow is it possible that an author can create sympathy in the minds of readers for characters who behave in ways that we disdain? Gustave Flaubert was able to accomplish such a goal with Madame Bovary. Introduce readers to this amazing...
An Introduction to Friedrich Nietzsche’s Beyond Good and Evil
3 mins 11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewIs God is dead? Is there no absolute truth? Do different societies have different concepts of good and evil? Introduce the ideas of Friedrich Nietzsche with a short video analysis of Nietzsche's Beyond Good and Evil.
An Introduction to Soren Kierkegaard's Fear and Trembling
4 mins 11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewTalk about faith and trust. Imagine Abraham's faith and trust when God directed him to sacrifice his son Isaac. In his Fear and Trembling, Soren Kierkegaard uses the Biblical story of Abraham to talk about faith and the seeming conflict...
Covering Your Bases: Rhyming, Ordering, and Recapping
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewAfter reading the poem, Casey at the Bat by Ernest Lawrence Thayer, scholars examine each stanza in order to complete the challenge—organizing stanzas to recreate the poem in its correct order. A grand conversation follows the activity...
Common Multiples: Sports Calendar
6th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewUsing a calendar, basketballs, and tennis balls, young mathematicians determine the common multiples of four and six. Individuals drag and drop the balls onto the correct dates each sport will be played, allowing them to see which days...
Whole Number Division: Pancakes
6th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewGiven 13 pancakes and five plates, learners are asked to distribute the pancakes evenly among the plates. Is it possible? Will there be any remainders? These are the questions pupils are asked to answer after manipulating an interactive...
An Introduction to Samuel Huntington’s The Clash of Civilizations
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewIn 1996, Samuel Huntington predicted that in a post-Cold War world, the primary source of conflict would be due to cultural and religious differences, rather than ideological ones. Introduce The Clash of Civilizations with a short,...