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California Drought – What Is My Role? Lesson Plan

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This lesson asks students to think critically about the effects of drought, their personal water use, and how best to conserve water. Continue reading

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What makes someone a bystander? – Lesson Plan

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This lesson asks students to explore the psychology of why people choose to remain bystanders instead of choosing to intervene. Continue reading

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Satire’s role in current events – Lesson Plan

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This lesson asks students to think critically about their relationship to satire and explore the question of how it helps us interpret global events. Continue reading

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How outstanding women in STEM fields overcame obstacles – Lesson Plan

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This lesson explores the careers of 19 great female scientists, the challenges they overcame and whether those challenges are still present in students’ lives. Continue reading

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Rising Up: the Talladega murals – Lesson Plan and Digital Student Guide

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On a moonless night in July 1839, several enslaved Africans unshackled themselves and crept up to the deck of La Amistad where they attacked and…read more

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