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Lessons from The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewAs part of a study of Sean Covey, the author of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens learners write autobiographical e-mails, hold discussions, create a collage, and compose a personal mission statement. Pupils then have a chance to...
Practice Test - English Language Arts Reading Comprehension
10th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewAn English Language Arts Reading Comprehension Practice Test for Grade 10 asks scholars to read a poem and answer two multiple-choice questions about the poem. They finish the task by responding to an open-response essay question.
W.11-12.1 Persuasive Writing: 11-12th Grade ELA Common Core
11th - 12th
Desmond Tutu advises, "Don't raise your voice, improve your argument." Resources that enable writers to improve their arguments can be found in this collection of unit plans, lessons, worksheets, and videos. Take a look at the attached notes for each resource to find the aligned Common Core Standards addressed by the resource.
Kentuckians in the Civil War Era: Constructed Response Essay
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhat part did Kentucky play in the Civil War? A constructed response essay assignment tests to ensure scholars understand the concepts and the arguments for the causes of the Civil War. Learners must read a primary source quote and then...
Where Do We Grow from Here?
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewDid you know that the population is expected to grow to 11 billion by 2100? The resource serves final installment in a six-part series on the global population and its effects. Scholars interpret data from the United Nations about the...
APA Style CENTRAL® FAQs
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewTo teach something effectively, it helps to go straight to the source. An FAQs guide outlines how to effectively use the resources provided by APA Style Central to properly format citations. Included information covers topics such as how...
Game On: Constitution Activities for Elementary through High School
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Who would've guessed that a document written over 200 years ago would still have a lot to teach us today? A set of folder games incorporates parts of a newspaper to teach about the Constitution and how it still applies to life today. The...
Using the Newspaper to Teach the Five Freedoms of the First Amendment
K - 12th CCSS: Designed
Of all the amendments found in The Bill of Rights, the First Amendment contains some of the most important freedoms for American citizens. A unit plan on the First Amendment features interactive lesson plans designed to teach about those...
Building Evidence-Based Arguments: "Cuplae poena par esto: Let the punishment fit the crime."
11th CCSS: Designed
Should a criminal's punishment match the crime? An argumentative writing plan explores this question as class members investigate a variety of mixed-medium sources by experts in the field, form evidence-based claims, and support them...
Researching to Deepen Understanding Grades: Design and Food
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How could Beethoven compose such beautiful symphonies if he was deaf? Why do bees pollinate some flowers and skip the others? Teach high schoolers how to research a topic of interest to deepen their knowledge and gain new understanding....
Building Evidence-Based Arguments: “What is the virtue of a proportional response?”
9th CCSS: Designed
High schoolers investigate the dilemma of a proportional response with a lesson about the history of terrorism and militant extremists in the United States. As they examine memos from the FBI and speeches from Presidents Bush and Obama,...
Researching to Deepen Understanding Grades: Music and Technology
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Encourage your class to explore their curiosity with a lesson on the research process. After pupils choose a topic of interest, they produce a research paper with textual evidence on their findings. They learn how to assess sources,...
Making Evidence-Based Claims: MLK, Barack Obama
10th CCSS: Designed
Teach high schoolers how to write arguments and support them with Martin Luther King Jr's Nobel Prize acceptance speech and Barack Obama's Nobel lecture as models. A language arts unit includes multiple strategies and careful scaffolding...
Argumentative Writing for 6-12 Social Social Studies
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Help your learners create coherent claims, evidence, reasoning, and counterarguments. A PowerPoint presentation teaches them about the CER model and its role in their own writing. Pre- and post- surveys prompt pupils to identify their...
Building Evidence-Based Arguments: "Search Warrant"
10th CCSS: Designed
Is personal safety worth sacrificing privacy? Young citizens investigate the issue by examining the Fourth Amendment of the US Constitution and documents published by the Department of Justice, President George Bush, ACLU, Apple, and...