When athletes kneel to protest Social Injustice during a National Anthem and its condemned as anti-patriotic what are students to make of it? What does it mean to HONOR the flag. These questions are simply meant to generate discussion. Teachers
This movie, Darkest Hour, won an academy award for best actor (Gary Oldman) in 2018. This teacher resource will take 4 days from a 50 minute classroom design. The resource I created has two parts.
1. A discussion guide on key stages of the
Social Studies - History, World History, Writing-Essays
This powerpoint goes through the movie asking deeper thinking questions for students as they watch the movie HIDDEN FIGURES. The slides are broken up into 4 days. I played about 30 minutes of the movie each day and then used these questions as a
This is a MAFIA! style simulation where each student in your class becomes a member of the Revolution. Jacobins, Girondins. Sans Culotte. Royalists. Everyone gets a secret mission. Any one found to be ANTI REVOLUTIONARY GETS THE GUILLOTINE!Here
Using the video story or book from Dr. Seuss- THE BUTTER BATTLE, this is a guide through the themes used that connect Dr. Seuss's criticism of the Cold War. This guide can be used in discussion, interactive comp books, and developed into an
Government, U.S. History, World History
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Scaffolded Notes, Movie Guides, Literature Circles
All the Light We Cannot See – Anthony Doerr (pages 38-39)
Questions for student reflection using one chapter. Answer key for teacher is provided along with multiple activity options.
The Plot of the novel: The character, Werner, is a young man
Five minute lecture series - this will build upon prior knowledge for students as they study the Vietnam War. I have also included in this discussion questions/writing prompts for students to make modern day connections. As always feel free to use