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High School Social Studies Lesson Plans, Activities, and Teacher Resources

Alainechristian
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:01pm
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Lesson introducing the medieval period and a snapshot of what life was like in 1066 compared to 2011 - this exercise works well with low ability...
char82
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:43am
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This is a step by step assignment packet for researching and assessing an advocacy group; This research is designed to be completed in small groups.
nirmalkrn1_2832412
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Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 1:38am
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According to Sagam Literature, the founder of the Cholas dynasty was Karikala Chola, the capital was Thanjavure. The famous temple during Cholas...
stella_lithgow
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:01pm
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A series of scenarios which provide ethical dilemmas for an editor of a newspaper. Can be used for discussion or for written assignments.
Adam Feinberg
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 1:33pm
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The first document is a 6 step checklist for students to evaluate if their Internet source can be trusted. The 6 steps are spelling, author's...
PBS NewsHour Extra
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Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 7:35pm
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Fake news is making news, and it's a problem. This lesson gives students media literacy skills they need to navigate the media, including how to spot...
Global Oneness Project
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Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 2:47pm
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Common Core
Students watch a short film, "Making it in America," by Joris Debeij, about a single mother and Salvadoran immigrant struggling to realize her goals...
allenk
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:01pm
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Used as a bell ringer activity for lessons on the Great Depression. Students must study picture and comment on usefulness.
buxtocl
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:01pm
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This is an example of a quiz which we held on the study residential
Alainechristian
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:01pm
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Source Skills Classroom Signs to refer to during lessons when analyzing sources