Much of the materials that are provided in the EngageNY 5th grade ELA Module 1, Unit 1 on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights are reorganized, retyped in larger print, and put together into this 28 page packet. This unit is used not only to teach students about human rights, but to teach them how to use close reading skills and identify the gist.
This packet includes:
-"Background on the UDHR"
-"Introduction to the UDHR" along with organized gist tracker
-"A Short History of the UDHR" along with organized gist tracker
-"Universal Declaration of Human Rights"
-"UDHR notecatcher" retyped from the original Module 1 worksheet
"Experts of the UDHR" assignments for 4 groups (from original Module 1 lesson)
"Teaching Nepalis to Read, Plant, and Vote" along with organized gist tracker