Remembering Nelson Mandela – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

Introduction In this lesson plan, students will use text from Mandela’s autobiography “Long Walk to Freedom” to connect with Mandela’s life and words. Subjects News…read more


#MyZeitgeist Year in Review Project – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

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

Screen Shot 2013-08-12 at 10.54.14 AM

Middle East and North Africa geography – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

By Leah Fabel, Washington, DC Subjects Geography and History Estimated Time Two or three 45-minute class periods Grade Level 9 – 12 Objective Students will…read more


How do we define terrorism? – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

This lesson is adapted from Responding to Terrorism: Challenges for Democracy used with permission from Choices for the 21st Century Education Program, Watson Institute for…read more


Leaders, warlords and dictators: What’s the difference? – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

By Imani M. Cheers, Ph.D. Subject(s) Social Studies, History, World History Estimated Time Two-Three 45 minute periods Grade Level 9 – 12 Objective Students will:…read more


Submit Your Student Voice

NewsHour Extra will not use contact information for any purpose other than our own records. We do not share information with any other organization.

RSS Content

Tooltip of RSS content 3