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Native American Legends

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Young scholars determine what a legend is after teacher models one. They write a legend of their own--"Why Turtle Carries His House"
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The Story of My Name

For Teachers 5th
What is in a name? Engage your fifth graders in this lesson to find out. They will research their name using the Internet then create a poster depicting their personal characteristics. This would be a perfect "getting to know you"...
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Introducation to Vocabulary for a Lesson about Communities

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students practice using new vocabulary they learn about communities. For this communities vocabulary lesson plan, students use synonyms, context clues, and relevant content to unlock the meaning of new vocabulary words.
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African Art and Personal Adornment

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Young scholars explore the concept of personal adornment. They view and compile a list examples and compare personal adornment in American culture to that in African culture.
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Not So Sweet

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Young scholars explore farming, slavery and cacoa farming. In this agricultural science lesson, students fill out KWL charts, create PowerPoints and do internet research. Young scholars write letters to chocolate companies requesting...
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Honor Code

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students investigate and discuss the concept of a school implementing an honor code for testing. The groups each come up their own view for putting together a class presentation. They present the project orally using correct public...
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Portfolio Cover Sheet

For Teachers 6th - 10th
Students put together a portfolio about the problems that led up to the Civil War. In this Civil War lesson plan, students study and research slavery, battles, speeches, presidencies, and more and put it all into a portfolio.
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South Korea

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students use primary and secondary resources in order to investigate the culture of South Korea. They use guiding questions that progressively lead them to higher order thinking to make connections from the information to how people live.
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Slavery In America During the Civil War

For Teachers 5th - 12th
Learners continue their examination of the Civil War. In groups, they use the internet and print sources to research the life of a slave. For each slave researched, they copy quotes and other information from primary and secondary...
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The Five Pillars of Islam

For Teachers 10th - 12th
In order to better understand Muslim civilization, culture, and politics one must first familiarize themselves on the 5 Pillars of Islam, ideas which dominate much of Muslim societal and cultural norms. Provide your learners with a...
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BSI: Biographical Scene Investigators

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Turn your middle schoolers into Biographical Scene Investigators in an investigative reporting lesson! They identify heroic individuals selected from the provided list and keep their own evidence notebooks regarding the actions of their...
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Analyzing Stop and Frisk Through Personal Stories and Infographics

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
How much can you learn about an important topic from a single image? High schoolers analyze an infographic that represents the number of stops performed during the Stop and Frisk police procedure. After building background information...
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Know Your Rights: Lesson 14 Is Number 14 Of 16 In Unit Plan

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Students examine the court system and court cases. In this language arts lesson, students work in groups to analyze court cases from their assigned chapter.
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Causes of the American Revolution

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Students answer the question of: How did England impose its political and economic control over the colonies? They create a comic strip depicting the event of the Boston Massacre. Students complete a Wordstoming activity to anticipate...
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The Royal Kingdoms of West Africa

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students demonstrate knowledge of European exploration in North America and West Africa. They identify the location and describe he characteristics of West African societies. Students explore trading interactions.
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Water: A Source of Life and Culture

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students explore water as a feature of culture. In this visual arts lesson, students consider the necessity of water in every culture. Students select water symbols and use their artistic skills to create water symbol silhouettes.

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