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PBS’ Time for School: #WhyIGo2School Lesson Plan

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Do all children deserve the right to an education? What would the world look like if every child had a chance to go to school? Using the art of the personal essay and Instagram, explore what school means to your students. Continue reading

Twitter as a key social media tool to explore Election 2016.

How has technology changed the way candidates run for president? – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

Subject(s) Social studies, U.S. Government, Civics Estimated Time: Two to three 45-minute class periods Grade Level 7-12 Objective Students will: Examine the role of the…read more

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What news stories will your students remember? – Lesson Plan

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For a fun end-of-year activity, students will create an online magazine of their top 10 news stories from 2015 to share with classmates and family members. Continue reading

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Hosting a Presidential Debate – Lesson Plan

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Subjects History, U.S. Government, Civics Estimated Time Two class periods Grade Level 9-12 Objective To analyze campaign issues and to practice formal debate procedures and…read more

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Meet the presidential candidates in Election 2016 – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

Subjects Social Studies, Government, Civics Estimated Time Two to three 45-minute periods Grade Level 9 – 12 Objective Students will: Get to know the candidates running…read more

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