We found 65 reviewed resources for youth violence
Video Game Violence: Explore Possible ImpactsLesson Planet
7th - 9th
Introduce middle schoolers to the issue of video game violence with a multifaceted approach. Learners complete a gaming survey, as well as read and discuss a news feature about violent video game sales and a handout on stimulus...
What You Need to Know About Dating ViolenceLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students read and discuss an article from the National Youth Violence Prevention Resource Center. In small they groups they read the article, discuss the resources available to them if they think they are in a violent relationship, and...
is Love Supposed To Hurt? Discussing Violence in Relationships And Ways To Stop ItLesson Planet
6th - 12th
Students discuss violence and abuse in dating and family relationships, and how to recognize an abusive relationship, explore attitudes about healthy behavior in close relationships, and discuss ways to avoid and get out of unhealthy...
Building a Community of TrustLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Barrio de Paz is the story of Nelsa Libertad Curbelo, a nun, who works with the gang youth of Guayaquil, Ecuador. The 17-minute documentary focuses on her explanations for the rise of gangs and for how gang culture reflects societal values.
Music And Violence: What Message is Music Promoting To Our YouthLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students analyze several pieces of music and videos to examine how popular musicians and their music affect us as individuals and as a society. The perception of society's ideals, hypocrisy in government, and injustice are explored.
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.
Social Studies: Bullying Prevention ProgramLesson Planet
10th - 12th
Students, after researching bullying, develop plans to help younger students combat it. They organize programs to present to students in lower grades. Students create brochures about bullying to hand out during their presentations.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass Theme of ExplorationLesson Planet
6th - 10th
Guide your learners to develop themes in Lewis Carroll's Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass. Here is a handy resource that poses abundant higher-level thinking questions on topics in the books from...
Boston vs Bullies: Facilitator's GuideLesson Planet
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Score a big win for your school's environment with top-notch bullying prevention resources! The downloadable materials feature prominent sports figures from the Boston area talking about their experiences with bullying. Appropriate for...
Part Four: Nobody Gonna Turn Me 'Round: Stories and Songs of the Civil Rights MovementLesson Planet
K - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
In the story, Nobody Gonna Turn Me 'Round: Stories and Songs of the Civil Rights Movement by Doreen Rappaport, listeners become familiar with nonviolent protests of the Civil Rights Movement through music. Scholars then compose original...
Tough Talkin'!: Discussing Bullies and Other ProblemsLesson Planet
3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Begin a discussion abut bullying with a reading comprehension worksheet designed to reinforce the concept of author's purpose. Scholars read a brief informational passage about and answer five question—one short answer, four multiple...
A Student’s Guide to Using Social Media SafelyLesson Planet
6th - 12th
While the kids in your class tap quickly on their electronic devices to stay in touch with their peers, they may not know the consequences of online social lives. Take them through a discussion about potential downfalls of a social media...
Critical Consumerism: Videos and Teen CultureLesson Planet
11th - Higher Ed
Students analyze music videos as a study on teen culture. In this teen culture lesson, students view music videos and track a different aspect of the videos for male representation, female representation, racial representation,...
West Side Story: Teacher Resource GuideLesson Planet
8th - 12th CCSS: Designed
West Side Story is widely known as a modern-day Romeo & Juliet. Learners read a list of characters from the play and list their counterparts from Romeo & Juliet before completing a vocabulary enrichment activity and word jumble....
Emergency & First Aid OrientationLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Here you'll find a presentation that covers a wide range of emergency and first aid topics, such as evacuation planning, what to do in the event of a fire or severe weather, and addressing a number of medical emergencies, such as...
Developing AdolescentsLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Why to young people act the way they do? Scholars investigate the stages of adolescent development incorporating high school psychology techniques. Using research from the American Psychological Association, they uncover the five areas...
On 'Punched Out': Looking at Brain Trauma and Other Risks of Violent SportsLesson Planet
7th - 12th
The tragic story of Derek Boogard, a hockey star whose sports-related brain injuries eventually lead to his death, is told through a series of videos. There are also articles that can be read. This poignant lesson gets participants to...
Primary Documents: WWII Poetry of African AmericansLesson Planet
5th - 12th
Students read and analyze poems written by African American women during World War II. They read the poems, complete discussion questions, participate in a class discussion, and write an original poem about the African American...