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Mayan Mathematics and Architecture
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Take young scholars on a trip through history with this unit on the mathematics and architecture of the Mayan civilization. Starting with a introduction to their base twenty number system and the symbols they used, this eight-lesson unit...
Introduction to Circuits and Ohm's Law
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Take a very basic understanding of circuits and develop a strong understanding of the parts and function of a circuit. This activity is developed to be an independent exploration of circuits from the basics to series and parallel models....
An Introduction to Edmund Burke's Reflections on the Revolution in France
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Change is not always best. Edmund Burke's pamphlet Reflections on the Revolution in France takes this perspective as he argues against the potential instability of upending the traditional government model in France. High schoolers watch...
Turn It Upside Down: Introduction to Computer-Aided Design
9th - 12th
High schoolers explore a computer-aided design program. Students chart out roller coaster design, computer graphics and architecture. High schoolers focus on understanding the connections between mathematics, science, technology and...
America 101: What Happens on Inauguration Day?
2 mins 4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Is Inauguration Day always on January 20th? Do incoming presidents always take the oath of office on a Bible? Learn the answers to these questions and more with an informative and entertaining video about Inauguration Day.
Lesson: David Goldblatt: Structures and Normativity, looking at Photography
9th - 12th
Art can be a vehicle for social change and cultural expression. Upper graders examine the art of photographer David Goldblatt, as it pertains to apartheid, South Africa, and the AIDS epidemic. Discussion questions and image links are...
Florence and the Renaissance: Art, Architecture and Politics
9th - Higher Ed
Young scholars, in groups, prepare a presentation using slides or other visual media, on art, architecture, government, religion, economics and geography of the Florentine Renaissance. Working as an individual, prepare a two to four page...