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Lesson Plan: Becoming agents for change through the Sustainable Development Goals

Lesson Plan

This lesson introduces students to the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals), connects SDGs across cultures and explores how we can work towards a healthier, happier and more peaceful world. Continue reading

Lesson plan: The history of vaccination – and opposition to it

Lesson Plan

This NewsHour lesson explores the invention of various vaccines to fight against serious illnesses over time and asks you to think about the implications of vaccine development.  Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Conspiracy theories, then and now

Lesson Plan

  For a Google doc of this lesson, click here. (Note: You will need to make a copy of the Google doc to edit it.)…read more

Teach your students about the 75th anniversary of Hiroshima

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Learn about the 75th anniversary of America’s dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. Continue reading

D-Day stories from WWII veterans

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Learn about D-Day with your students using this PBS NewsHour lesson plan. Continue reading

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