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Using the movie A Wrinkle in Time as a portal to the text, A Wrinkle in Time
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
New York DOE
This choice board, and subsequent links to other resources, provides a means to entice screen savvy students into some seriously engaging tasks that...
COLD WAR UNIT PART 1
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Updated: 
2019
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California State Board of Education
The purpose of this lesson is to build upon the student’s previous knowledge of U.S. foreign policy since World War II. The students will learn the...
The Emoluments Clause and the President
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Standards aligned
The emoluments clause is a provision in the U.S. Constitution to ensure that elected leaders do not gain a profit from their offices. Three groups...
Socratic Seminar #2: Reflection
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Florida DOE
Socratic Seminar in action with students who have been extensively prepared before engaging in the seminar. Please Note: this lesson is part of a...
Civil Conversation: Immigration Enforcement Raids
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Standards aligned
In this structured discussion method, under the guidance of a teacher/facilitator, students are encouraged to engage intellectually with challenging...
Snap Circuits Introduction to Electricity
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
South Carolina DOE
Using the Snap Circuits 100 kit, teach Lesson 1 in the student book. This lesson provides vocabulary, safety, handouts, and basic electricity...
Understanding 'Fake News'
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Standards aligned
Today, there are vast amounts of information readily available online. It can be hard to decide between what is real and what is fake or a hoax. In...
What Should the U.S. Do About North Korea's Nuclear Weapons?
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The United States and North Korea are involved in escalating tensions related to North Korea’s nuclear weapons program. The U.S. opposes North Korea’...
Martin Luther King and the Philosophy of Nonviolence
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Standards aligned
Martin Luther King, Jr. is remembered for his achievements in civil rights and for the methods he used to get there — namely, nonviolence. More than...
Education and Equality in the Courts
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Standards aligned
This lesson engages students in inquiry, using primary-source analysis of American public education as a result of the Mendez v. Westminster federal...