Life Isn’t Fair – Deal with It
Should life be fair for everyone? And what counts as fair? Invite your pupils to read an article that expresses one author's ideas about fairness. They they respond to text-based and discussion questions about the selection and the...
7th - 10th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Let's Go Exploring!
Use a Courbet painting of a cave or tunnel opening to reinforce the importance of descriptive writing. Writers of all ages use sensory details to describe what the scene depicts as they pretend to be in the painting. Then they imagine...
K - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Human Impacts In The African Rain Forest: What Can We Do?
Young scholars examine the human impacts that conservationist Michael Fay noticed on his Congo Trek and Africa MegaFlyover projects. They write recommendations to the region's governments and businesses, explaining what should be done...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History
Stopping Deforestation in the Amazon: A Publicity Campaign
Students investigate the environment by designing a group project. In this ecology instructional activity, students identify the man made threats to the Amazon while reading environmentally conscience vocabulary terms. Students...
9th - 12th Science
What Members Say
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