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The Rise of Hitler in Germany
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  • World War II
  • Middle School
California State Board of Education
Between World War One and Two, Germany experienced several changes in government: from an emperor to a democracy to the rise of a new dictator, a...
Importance of Mentors: Video-Based Empowerment Lesson
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Common Core
Career Girls Empowerment Lesson Video Series: Importance of Mentors (1:34 sec) We’re not born with instructions on how to do what we want. That’s...
If I Ran For President read by Lonnie Chavis, Parker Bates and Mackenzie Hancsicsak
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
Common Core
If you ran for president, you would have to do a lot of hard work. You would study the nation’s problems, tell the American people about your...
Changemaker Story Series: A Storytelling Challenge
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Storytelling is a powerful way to shift mindsets. Writing and sharing stories about how young people are leading change is a powerful tool to inspire...
Learning Journeys Bring Social Emotional Learning and Global Competence To Life
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Created by valued Ashoka partner Better World Ed , these Empathy Learning Journeys help teachers seamlessly weave social emotional learning and...
What is Leap Year
nikki_1717878 
Updated: 
2016
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  • Astronomy and the Solar System
  • Middle School
Quick, fun digital lesson explaining the concept of Leap Year. The Wizer worksheets sharts with a 3:22 minute video of Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson and is...
Replacing Fear with Facts: Teaching Islam in the Classroom
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
​Muslim students throughout the United States have been forced to deal with the effects of hateful anti-Islamic rhetoric that has been increasing...
Introducing the Global Goals for Sustainable Development
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  • Current Events
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
A 30-40 minute lesson plan introducing the United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development to young students. The lesson includes discussion...
Fitness Unit Plan for Middle School Physical Educators
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
2-week Fitness Unit Plan with lots of different assessments. 2-week plan includes lessons for mile runs, pacer tests, bike lab, yoga, circuit...
Seed Dispersal
AFT Science Cadre 
Updated: 
2018
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades K-2)
Standards aligned
Plants make seeds that can grow into new plants, but if the seeds just fall to the ground under the parent plant, they might not get enough sun,...