Current Events Lesson Plan Templates in Middle School Social Studies

Find free Middle School Social Studies Lesson Plan Templates on Current Events.
A Conversation with Steven Spielberg: Using Schindler’s List in the Classroom
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS, PD
How can we apply the lessons of the film Schindler's List toward standing up to hatred in our own communities? How do you engage students in...
The 1619 Project: Activities for Student Engagement
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Join the Pulitzer Center education team and Share My Lesson as they present materials to support student engagement with The 1619 Project, including...
Learning and Teaching from the Heart in Troubled Times
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Educators and students are invited to join a conversation with executive director of the Global Oneness Project, Cleary Vaughan-Lee, and author Dr...
Olympics 2012 Lesson 1.
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  • Current Events
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
This Lesson on the London 2012 Olympics comes with a fully prepared lesson plan and photocopiable resources. This lesson concentrates on where London...
Connecting Students Through Conversation: Bringing Oral History into the Classroom with StoryCorps
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS, PD
Please join Emily Janssen, Perri Chinalai for a multimedia workshop hosted by StoryCorps and Share My Lesson. You'll learn about a national oral...
In the news - Iceland volcano
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  • Current Events
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
<p>Suggested news clips from Newsround and BBC news sites. Linked discussion questions to develop geographical thinking and understanding. An...
Children in Need Project
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
Informing students what Children in Need is actually all about. Includes a Children in Need knowledge quiz activity, video etc.
Olympics 2012
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2016
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This resource can be used over a whole lesson; it includes activites; starters; mains and wrap ups. It centers around the Olympics in London 2012...
John Lennon PowerPoint
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A PowerPoint presentation covering John Lennon from the late 1960s/early 1970s. Covering the background of the "Bed In" - a little about the Vietnam...
Transformational Texts: Using Children's Literature to Open Doors on Historical and Current Events
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Join Jinnie Spiegler, Libby Otto of the Anti-Defamation League , and Share My Lesson to understand how children's literature can play a powerful role...