Veterans Day Soldiers Web Project Note-taking How-to Middle, High School

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Internet research project: great way to teach note-taking skills using critical thinking while learning about soldiers and veterans is this web project practicing the literacy skills of skimming, reading, and note-taking through note-mapping. Students choose from a variety of topics; you choose the amount of detail you're looking for. Plus your students learn a way of note taking that not only inspires critical thinking, it provides a visual overview of the topic and connections within.

Use as much of this as you like, but you'll find materials for three-four days of instruction. Day one: Everything is included for you teach the mapping note-taking skills needed. There is also a background knowledge pre-assessment, and an interesting PowerPoint presentation of photos of military war dogs in service with corresponding bookmarks for students to write anticipatory questions.

This packet includes:
How to Use This Resource
Background Knowledge Assessment
Note Taking Strategies for Students
Fast Facts About Veterans Day
Military Working Dogs
Organizations Devoted to Protecting and
Supporting Military Work Dogs
Honoring Veterans
Stories of Heroes
The Battlefield Cross
Soldiers’ Stories Primary Sources (stories, photos, letters) from the Battle of the Bulge
Veterans Struggling with PTSD, and More
Tomb of the Unknown Soldier & Arlington National Cemetery
In-Depth Articles (for Advanced Readers)
Group Synthesis: Poster for Compiling Notes
Rubric for Note Taking
Lesson Reflection
Self-Assessment

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60+
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Teaching Duration
3 Days

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Veterans Day Soldiers Web Project Note-taking How-to Middl
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