Watsons Go to Birmingham: Current Events Choose a major contemporary event that is relevant to your students e.
Definition Expedition Students in grades learn three ways to define a term in technical writing, search the Web for scientific text, then copy and paste sections into a Word document. Finally, they use the highlighter feature of Word to highlight examples of definitions within the text.
Write a Number Story Make writing across content areas fun with this K-3 computer activity. Students use AppleWorks or Office to write and illustrate number stories.
The stories then are used to create a Keynote or PowerPoint show and displayed for the class or parents! A Lesson on the Great Depression.
Getting information from the Internet often is just a copy and paste operation. The challenge for teachers is to teach students to apply and extend what they learn online.
In this lesson, students view photographs of migrant families during the Great Depression, try to interpret the photos to answer questions about the subject's life, and then write a cinquain poem based on their interpretations.
In a unique twist to a standard poetry reading, students select poems, create PowerPoint presentations that use graphics and text to enhance their poems, and then display those presentations as they read their poems aloud.
Prehistoric Pen Pals Students research dinosaurs, then assume the personality of a specific dinosaur species in this lesson for grades Students swap letters and reply to each other's questions, improving research and letter writing skills while learning fun dinosaur facts.
In this lesson, students read a short story, then create a one-page newspaper depicting the facts of the fictional story as real-life events. Links to an online newspaper template as well as to a classic short story site are included.DR.
MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. AND ME GRADE LEVEL: 8 TOPIC: The Legal Status of Blacks in Note to Teacher: This unit is a web quest. Students must have access to computers. HOOK: 1. 2. 3. for this culminating activity.
CENTERS/EXTENSIONS IDEAS. WS/FCS Unit Planning Organizer Subject(s) Social Studies Conceptual Lenses Grade/Course th7 Human Environmental InteractionUnit of Study Competition Conflict Unit 6 Unit Title Age of Imperialism () Pacing 22 days Unit Overview.
• Exclusion activity -- Post signs in the room (link to TKM photo analysis activity) Grade 10 Media Unit Ideas: • Radio broadcast/ podcast idea as culminating task (media unit).
The culminating activity will be the creation of a “Gallery of Goodness”. This unit can be adapted for students of all middle school grades and diverse academic skills. Holocaust Education - Fighting Racism and Prejudice”.
This past summer, she. Unit 4: Culminating Activity Racism Racism is something we've all witnessed and in my opinion is one of the most disgusting and pointless hate crimes out there, and there are quite a lot of hate crimes (Anti-Semitism, Homophobia, Transphobia, Religious Hate, and more.) Race was created socially, primarily by how people perceive ideas and.
As a way of connecting to and understanding the very real race issue that is one element of To Kill a Mocking Bird we will be watching the Documentary Prom Night in Mississippi, *Warning - Please be aware the following documentary includes use of the "N" word, which is used as slang and in a derogatory context, but the film seeks to reveal the ignorance behind its use.