Looking for Trouble - Using the Internet to Research Structured Controversy

This Looking for Trouble - Using the Internet to Research Structured Controversy lesson plan also includes:

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 evaluate websites for bias, document all sources. and present their conclusions in a non-biased style, being careful to consider both sides of the issue.

4 Views 102 Downloads
Resource Details

Grade
6th - 12th
Subjects
English Language Arts
5 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
14 days
Instructional Strategy
Research