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

Social_Studies_Team
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:01pm
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  • Social Studies
  • Middle School
An introduction to the idea of communities and citizens. Some parts may be adapted from other resources!
Social_Studies_Team
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:01pm
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  • Social Studies
  • Middle School
PowerPoint and medium term plan.
kgould_1750385
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Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 8:39pm
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  • Social Studies
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
This lesson was used as a “kick-off” to a unit called “Citizenship Denied” which included a variety of sub-topics including The Civil Rights Movement...
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Standards aligned
When the Rules Aren’t Right is a graphic novel for all ages. It is the story of Emma, your basic fed-up teen, tired of parents who only talk about...
Bridgette Francis
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Friday, August 10, 2018 - 7:47pm
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New York DOE
A high school or workplace / community group- appropriate lesson on the concept of gender binarism and LGBTQ rights. The lesson focuses on gender...
Social_Studies_Team
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:43am
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  • Social Studies
  • Middle School
This mystery looks at the advantages and disadvantages of building at artificial surf reef at Bournemouth.
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Join us for a webinar with education experts from the American Federation of Teachers , the Southern Poverty Law Center’s Teaching Tolerance project...
Social_Studies_Team
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Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 6:01pm
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  • Social Studies
  • Middle School
Introductory lesson on belonging to a community. Used for my 6th Grade students.
iCivics
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Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 12:34pm
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Students brainstorm a list of local problems and action steps that they might take to solve these problems. After analyzing the concept of problem/...
iCivics
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 1:33pm
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Having chosen an issue for the project, students analyze two news articles about the issue. They apply the “5W + H” (Who, What, Where, When, Why, and...