We found 69 reviewed resources for transcendentalism
Calculus - Early TranscendentalsLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
This textbook takes the learner from the basic definition of slope through derivatives, integrals, and vector multivariable calculus. Each section is composed primarily of examples, with theoretical introductions and explanations in...
Romanticism & Transcendentalism The Intellectual and Social FoundationsLesson Planet
10th - 12th
Don’t get lost studying how Romantic thought developed; the information is right here and ready to use. The presentation introduces thorough definitions of the movement, the thoughts of major philosophers, the major works of Romantic...
Criticism of Modernity: Gandhi's Association with the American TranscendentalistsLesson Planet
Eleventh graders explore Gandhi's philosophy links to the works of American Transcendentalists Emerson and Thoreau. In this transcendentalism lesson plan, 11th graders discuss essential questions about civilization and modernity.
Louisa May Alcott: The Candle and the MirrorLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students discuss the life of Louisa May Alcott and create an outline of a biography of her life and times. For this Louisa May Alcott lesson, students explore the Transcendentalist involvement in the abolitionist movement, relating...
Walt Whitman: Journalist and PoetLesson Planet
3rd - 7th CCSS: Designed
Can you love something so much you want to change it? Young patriots investigate Walt Whitman's love of America—and his suggestions to improve it—using primary sources as well as video evidence. Scholars research American issues of the...
The Story of Earth DayLesson Planet
27 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How is the Constitution related to Earth Day? While the connection may not be apparent to all pupils, our Founding Fathers dealt with environmental issues such as pollution and disease, leading to public efforts to clean up the water in...
Romanticism, Realism and TranscendentalismLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Correct two sentences on overhead and complete one analogy,Define word meanings, synonyms, antonyms, variant forms and word parts for five words,interpret ?The Devil and Tom Walker? -respond to teacher-directed questions -discuss...
In Pursuit of HappinessLesson Planet
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewWhat ideas and philosophies guided the Transcendentalist movement in America? Scholars explore the topic, reading texts by Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau. Additionally, they write essays comparing the authors' structural...
Breaking Free From Conformity: A study in modern day TranscendentalismLesson Planet
9th - 12th
High schoolers begin with a journal entry on the topic "Why does Ralph Waldo Emerson advocate self-reliance?" They listen to Gavin Degraw's "I Want to Be." Students write their interpretation of the song. High schoolers write an essay...
Marching to the Beat of a Different DrumLesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Henry David Thoreau and Linda Ronstadt? Ann Tyler and Pete Townshend? Joyce Carol Oates and Pearl Jam? This richly detailed plan pairs classic literature with contemporary music and asks learners to analyze how the theme of conformity is...