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Lessons from the gridiron: the impact of concussions – Lesson Plan

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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 Olympics: Body and Mind – Lesson Plan

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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 – Lesson Plan

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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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#MyZeitgeist Year in Review Project – Lesson Plan

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Introduction  zeit·geist – noun, \ˈtsīt-ˌgīst,ˈzīt-\ : the general beliefs, ideas, and spirit of a time and place. From the George Zimmerman trial and the secrets leaked by…read more

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Zombie autopsies: Publish or perish…for real – Lesson Plan 4

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Created by Katie Gould in collaboration with Dr. Steven Schlozman Author of “The Zombie Autopsies” Introduction This lesson introduces students to writing an academic journal…read more

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