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Sherlock Holmes: The Great Detective
Students examine the phenomenal popularity and endurance of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes. Created in the late 1880s, Sherlock Holmes is the epitome of the late nineteenth century's elevation of science and scientific methods.
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House and Holmes: A Guide to Deductive and Inductive Reasoning
Test your pupils' reasoning skills with several activities and a quick mystery to solve. Learners watch and analyze a few video clips that demonstrate reasoning in action, practice deduction with an interactive and collaborative...
6th - 12th Math
The Student Detective: A Textbook Investigation
Students identify factual information using their textbook as a source of inquiry. They become aware that a social studies text can be an object of historical investigation and develop a sense of questioning evidence as presented in...
10th - 12th Social Studies & History
Sherlock Holmes: Teaching English Through Detective Fiction
Students read examples of mysteries and detective fiction. With a focus on Sherlock Holmes, they are introduced to the techniques for reading properly. In groups, they define new vocabulary, make predictions and summarize the stories. ...
6th - 8th English Language Arts