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33 reviewed resources for earthquake in haiti

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Cartoons for the Classroom: Earthquake in Haiti

For Students 9th - 12th
Trying to expand your scholars' perspectives to think globally? Use this critical-analysis handout. A poignant political cartoon points out the devastation required to get U.S. attention focused on helping Haiti. Background information...
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"Voices from Haiti": Using Poetry to Speak up for a Cause

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Explore a real world use of poetry with your class! Young language arts pupils consider the concept of advocacy and how journalism, photography, and poetry can raise awareness for a cause. They read several poems about individuals...
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International Aid and Fragile States

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
"States suffering from internal conflict, weak infrastructures, lack of economic development, and general instability are emerging as a large threat to the international security." What factors contribute to the creation of a fragile...
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What Is Happening in Haiti?

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
Students discuss the 2010 earthquake in Haiti and empathize with the victims of the disaster. In this 2010 Haitian earthquake lesson, students learn about the history and hardship the country has consistently faced. They watch clips from...
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Coping With Disasters in Haiti

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Pupils examine ways to cope with natural disasters in Haiti. In this natural disaster activity, students learn about some of the natural disasters which have plagued Haiti in the past such as floods, hurricanes and earthquakes. They look...
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Aid comes to Haiti

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders read an article about the Earthquake in Haiti and its after effects.  In this Haitian Earthquakes lesson plan, 4th graders complete a K-W-L. Students place sticky notes on answers to questions about the article.
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Earthquake Lesson Plans

For Teachers 4th - 6th
With earthquakes a regular occurrence all over the world, including a recent one in Haiti, students can learn about these phenomena.
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Earthquakes, Google Earth and Haiti

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders discuss the earthquake in Haiti and gain more perspective on the tragedy. In this earthquake lesson plan students explain earthquakes and plate tectonics. 
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Haiti: Rebuilding a Nation

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students consider what it takes to rebuild a country. In this current events lesson plan, students access a PBS news video about Haiti online, watch it, and then complete activities that require them to examine U.S. foreign policy and...
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The Haitian Crisis: Thinking Historically

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Students analyze the 2010 earthquake's effects on Haiti. In this Economics instructional activity, students brainstorm the problems caused in Haiti by the earthquake. Students listen to interviews with scholars to identify additional...
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Know Your Boundaries: Earthquake Lessons in the Classroom

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
With all the recent attention on Haiti, and now Chile, it is the perfect time to teach your students about earthquakes!
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Haiti – International Rescue

For Teachers 9th
Ninth graders examine the problems that exist in Haiti after the earthquake. For this disaster recovery lesson, 9th graders read an article and answer guided questions. Students create a presentation about the international rescue in...
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Haiti: Still in Crisis, but No Longer in the News

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students study the Haitian crisis and learn about the needs and ways to help the situation. In this Haitian crisis lesson, students study the Maslow's "Needs Pyramid". Students study the media coverage of the earthquake and then answer...
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A Hydrothermal Adventure

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Learners analyze hydrothermal vents. In this hydrothermal vents lesson, students discover the effects of hydrothermal vents on tectonic plates. Learners make model hydrothermal vents to understand how they form and operate.
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The Future of Haiti

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students analyze the future of Haiti. In this Haiti lesson plan, students research the economy of Haiti as they read several artcles and participate in group discussion. Students then collaborate in small groups to propose economic...
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Using NewsHour Extra Feature Stories

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students read about the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. In this current events lesson plan, students read a newspaper's feature story on the Haitian earthquake. Then students answer reading comprehension and discussion questions about the...
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Breaking News English: Rapper to Run for Haiti President

For Students 5th - 10th
In this English activity, students read "Rapper to Run for Haiti President," and then respond to 1 essay, 47 fill in the blank, 7 short answer, 20 matching, and 8 true or false questions about the selection.
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Haiti Earthquake Activity Sheet

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students study earthquakes and the one in Haiti in particular.  In this earthquake lesson plan students complete a lab activity sheet and calculate distance. 
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Haiti's Recovery - Lessons in Health, History, and Globalization

For Teachers 7th - 12th
After the devastating earthquake in January, Haiti's recovery efforts continue and provide rich learning opportunities for students.
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Isaac, Rebekah, and Marriage in the Covenant

For Teachers 7th - 10th
Learners reference Bible scriptures and discuss what the Bible says about marriage. For this marriage lesson plan, students discuss Abraham and his wife Sarah.
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The Chemosynthetic Cafe

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners study photosynthesis and chemosynthesis.  In this chemosynthetic lesson plan students explain the processes of these and define terms. 
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The Oceanographic Yo-Yo

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students examine how oceanographers use chemical and physical parameters of seawater to locate hydrothermal vents.  In this ocean lesson students complete an activity and worksheets. 
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What Adults Can Learn From Kids

For Students 7th - 12th Standards
"For better or worse, we kids aren't hampered as much when it comes to thinking about reasons why not to do things." Watch and be inspired by Adira Svitak, an amazing young girl who challenges her adult audience to learn from kids....
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News Broadcasts

For Teachers 4th - Higher Ed
Students create a news broadcast after studying example broadcasts about disaster relief organizations. In this broadcast news lesson, students research disaster relief organizations and then write a news broadcast related to a disaster....