We found 963 resources with the concept current events
From Ben’s Pen to Our Lives
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhat would Ben do? Jumping off from the pseudonymous letters Ben Franklin fooled his older brother into publishing when he was still a teenager, young literary lovers dive into acting, writing, and addressing a local issue with wit and...
W.7.2 - Expository Writing: 7th Grade ELA Common Core
7th CCSS: Adaptable
Tell it like it is with a collection filled with resources that focus on expository writing skills. Seventh graders work on comparing and contrasting texts, analyzing current events, and structuring their essays in clear and understandable way.
Group Debate: Acknowledging and Responding to Counter-Arguments
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
A strong argument can anticipate the objections others may raise, and address the counterarguments in its claim. High schoolers work together to formulate counterarguments based on their positions. Given an issue of interest, groups...
Reader Idea | Thinking Like a Historian About Current World Events
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Check out this fantastic research project where learners work to see the modern world through the eyes of a historian and analyze a contemporary event of their choice. An in-depth reflection on the project is given by the project...
An Attack on Syria- What Would You Do?
7th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Has United States military intervention in the conflicts of other countries always been warranted? After reviewing a brief background on contemporary US conflicts and reading articles describing the civil war in Syria, your learners...