Curated and Reviewed by
Paper Clip Game for Learning the Value of Rules
This Paper Clip Game for Learning the Value of Rules lesson plan also includes:
Students explore the components of good rules and their importance in society. Consistency and fair application for the maintenance of order is emphasized as paper clips and the rules of a game are manipulated.
4 Views 7 Downloads
- This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
- Folder Types
- Activities & Projects
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
Learning the Value of Rules - A Paper Clip GameLesson Planet
Using a game, learners discuss laws and fairness in society. In order to play the game, they line up in rows in the classroom. The teacher gives them paper clips based on their sex or other criteria. They can begin to discuss issues of...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History
Game On: Constitution Activities for Elementary through High SchoolLesson Planet
Who would've guessed that a document written over 200 years ago would still have a lot to teach us today? A set of folder games incorporates parts of a newspaper to teach about the Constitution and how it still applies to life today. The...
K - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Violent Video GamesLesson Planet
High schoolers examine violence in video games. In this American history instructional activity, learners read an article on the link between video games and violence. High schoolers respond to discussion questions and debate the topic.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History
EconMovies 8: The Dark Knight (Oligopolies and Game Theory)Lesson Planet
What are oligopolies, and how do they use game theories in order to strategize and consider how competitors will respond? Check out this well-produced video in which a fantastic presenter uses clips from the film The Dark Knight, as well...
7 mins 11th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Paper Clip Game for Learning the Value of RulesLesson Planet
Rules may carry a negative connotation with many adolescents, but this simulation activity reminds them of the importance of a fair and consistent set of laws. It's very simple: pupils are arranged in rows, with the first person in each...
11th - 12th Social Studies & History
Collateral Damage? Researching a Connection Between Video Games and ViolenceLesson Planet
Hook your class into an exploration of and discussion about violence in video games with a cute animal clip and a video game trailer. After a quick discussion about how media can affect mood, class members read a related article and...
7th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Student Opinion: Do You Spend Too Much Time on Smart Phones Playing 'Stupid Games'?Lesson Planet
This versatile resource from The New York Times website provides a short opinion piece on smart phones and the amount of time we spend playing games on them as well as several possible writing prompts pupils could consider in response to...
7th - 12th English Language Arts
P.C. GamesLesson Planet
Discuss and share opinions on violent computer games. After reading an article, your class will discover the controversy surrounding online games. They analyze the suitability of computer games and write their own letters to a developer...
6th - 12th Social Studies & History
Federal Budget Lesson Plan and Fiscal Ship Student GameLesson Planet
The federal budget has never been so fun! Using an interactive game, high schoolers choose from a variety of policy options after identifying goals and try to balance these changes in policy with a federal budget.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable