Computer Literacy in ABE
Students develop basic computer competencies, and build confidence and comfort while using the computer. They practice accessing and using various computer functions such as games and tools.
9th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 7 Views 16 Downloads
The Power of New Media
What are the benefits of media use? What are the dangers for young people and for society as a whole? After examining a series of materials, individuals craft an essay in which they explain what is at stake, state their own position on...
9th - 10th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Interviewing: The Art of Asking Questions
Interviewing skills are important, even outside of a news reporter's desk or employer's office. Take your class through the process of interviewing people they don't know with a set of case studies featuring journalists and various...
7th - 12th 21st Century Skills CCSS: Designed
Turn Down the Dial on Cyberbullying and Online Cruelty
As social media becomes more prevalent, so does cyberbullying. Lead your class to consider the effects of digital bullying through two videos and an open discussion. Pupils receive ideas for tempering bullying and apply them to each of...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Hospitality and Tourism 2: Costing
The lesson plan provides a richly detailed narrative and sample problems for teaching or reinforcing how to work with percentages. In particular, your audience will compute the costs per serving of food and simulate setting menu prices...
6th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
Becoming a Wise Consumer: Comparison Shopping
Helping adolescents make sound financial choices with effective, accurate cost comparisons is especially important considering how much marketing is directed their way. Make use of varied technology to keep them engaged: text polling,...
7th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
PD Course: Digital Citizenship
The nine videos in this professional development course consider the "appropriate and responsible behavior students and adults need to practice when using technology." Topics covered include digital literacy, privacy laws and school use...
35 mins Pre-K - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills
Comparing Dewey and the Library of Congress: In What "Class" Are Your "Classes"?
Knowing both the Dewey Decimal and Library of Congress Classification systems, and how to read their call numbers, facilitates information literacy, a critical skill for 21st century life. High schoolers, who may be familiar with Dewey,...
9th - 12th English Language Arts