We found 175 reviewed resources for grief
Suits of Woe: Grief and Loss in HamletLesson Planet
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
“Thou know’st ‘tis common; all that lives must die/Passing through nature to eternity.” Grief, and the response to grief and loss, is the focus of a series of activities that uses Hamlet as a launchpad. Groups examine Act I, scene ii to...
Dealing with Grief: A Comparison of Point of View and ToneLesson Planet
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Good grief? Elizabeth Barrett Browning's "Grief" and Emily Dickinson's "After great pain, a formal feeling comes" are the focus of a series of close reading activities that ask groups to compare the point of view and tone of these two...
Do Animals Mourn Their Dead?Lesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Dolphin mothers whose babies have died have been photographed in the wild, holding their young above the water and staying with them for days in what scientists believe is a period of mourning. Viewers explore grief and the mourning...
An Educator's Guide to Counting by 7sLesson Planet
4th - 7th CCSS: Designed
Everyone takes a different journey through grief. A series of lesson plans for the novel Counting by 7s introduces readers to the main character who loses her parents in a car crash. Discussion questions and writing prompts combine...
Coping With Loss: Exploring Ways To Turn Grief Into HopeLesson Planet
6th - 12th
Students discuss how personal experiences of loss and grief can affect survivors, discuss various ways to cope with loss and grief, ways to help others cope with loss and grief, and specifically, with the aftermath of violence.
Where Do Our Facial Expressions Come From?Lesson Planet
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
From Boston to Bora Bora, humans have the same facial expressions to convey grief, surprise, and disgust. How did we all end up on the same page emotionally? Explore innate and learned expressions in the 133rd video in a 143-part series....
"Three Months After" by Cristin O'Keefe AptowiczLesson Planet
1 min 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What does despair feel like, and what does it look like? Pupils explore the theme of sadness with the sixth episode from the first season of the "There's a Poem for That" playlist. They watch an animated representation of Cristin O'Keefe...
The Curriculum Guide for The Secret Hum of a Daisy by Tracy HolczerLesson Planet
5th - 10th CCSS: Designed
The death of a parent can turn a child's world upside down. A curriculum guide for The Secret Hum of a Daisy explores defining moments in the main character's life, including the loss of her mother. Chapter-by-chapter discussion...
Learning to Give: Generosity of Spirit FolktalesLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students read two Inuit folktales about life and death. In this language arts lesson, students study the models of giving found in these Inuit tales about life, death, grief, sacrifice, and generosity. As the class reads these tales,...
Finding a Way to Cover a Student DeathLesson Planet
11th - 12th
Young scholars read articles and discuss how to cover student deaths and consider developing a policy about how to cover deaths of students and/or faculty. Young scholars also interview counselors, especially those who deal with grief...