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Lessons from the gridiron: the impact of concussions

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This lesson is intended to be used with the PBS FRONTLINE documentary “League of Denial” and supports student learning by contextualizing the concussion crisis in the NFL with background on concussions in youth. Continue reading

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The State of the Union address

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Subjects Social studies, history, civics, current events, government Estimated Time 1 class period to explain the assignment, 1 class period to go over the worksheets…read more

Government & Civics
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The Olympics: Body and Mind

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By Katie Gould, PBS NewsHour Extra Teacher Resource Producer Introduction Use this dual science lesson plan to learn about the Olympics through the lens of…read more

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Research methods and statistics through kickball

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By Katie Gould, PBS NewsHour Extra Teacher Resource Producer Introduction In this active learning lesson plan students will learn basic statistics and research methods by…read more

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Paper football and government fundamentals

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By Katie Gould, PBS NewsHour Extra Teacher Resource Producer Introduction Use this lesson plan to help students understand the difference between the types of governments…read more

Government & Civics

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