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The Internet of Things: IoT: Social Science Curriculum
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Because they have been immersed in the digital world since birth, most young people don't spend a lot of time reflecting on the immediate or future impact of the Internet. Social science classes read about and watch a video on The...
Researching to Deepen Understanding: Research Framework (Grade 7)
7th CCSS: Designed
Your class may have access to all the knowledge in the world, but how can they navigate through it to develop a concise research project? A five-part unit guides seventh graders through the research process, prompting them to initiate...
Researching to Deepen Understanding: Research Framework
8th CCSS: Designed
The middle schoolers in your class have lots of experience typing questions into search engines. Take their questions to the next level with a unit focused on inquiry-based research. As pupils choose the topic for inquiry, gather...
Research Papers 1-2-3: Diagram, Outline, Publish
7th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Research paper writing challenges learners' ability to research, plan, organize, write, and revise. Detailed, step-by-step directions, color-coded models, and a series of templates guide class members through the entire process.
Inspiration: Research Papers 1-2-3: Diagram, Outline, Publish
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Bring research papers into the 21st century using this guide to Inspiration Software. Using a pre-made template, learners research and fill in various sections to organize their findings for the perfectly structured paper. They keep...
Can It Happen in America?: Taking Social Action
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Class members investigate the Jim Crow Laws, Executive Order 9066, the Chinese Exclusion Act, and the Indian Removal Act to gather information about not only the challenges encountered by diverse groups of Americans, but their...
Fable Writing - Interdisciplinary Approach to Social Sciences
3rd - 8th
Before writing their own fables, class members select an animal or insect to use in their story and research its character, habits, movements, etc. After reading a wide variety of fables and identifying the elements of a fable, writers...
Looking for Trouble - Using the Internet to Research Structured Controversy
6th - 12th
Discuss controversial issues with your charges. More importantly, discuss how you have to research both sides of a controversy before taking a stance. In groups, middle schoolers research the controversial issue of dog sled racing. They...
Scientific Process and Researching the Effects of Media
8th CCSS: Designed
Watching R-rated movies causes in-grown toe nails! Well, not really, but what effect does violence in the media have on us? Your class will complete a research project to answer this very question and then design a public awareness...
Explore the Roaring Twenties with l Lecture, r Research, and Role-play
6th - 8th
To grasp what life was like in the 1920's, middle schoolers research and role-play. Intended as a follow-up activity to a lecture on the 1920's, learners will journal, view a PowerPoint, role-play, and reflect on what they've learned....