This PowerPoint presentation gives the foundation of the nature versus nurture debate. Includes many funny cartoons/political cartoons that are based on this debate that will keep students engaged and provide some discussion is desired. The guided
A worksheet in which students must match a description of the relevant people of the Serial Podcast case and their names. It can be done as an introductory activity (using the online podcast resources) prior to listening to the podcast to
These materials follow the newly popular Serial Podcast. There are 35 pages in total and include the following.
-Worksheet/questions to follow each of the first six episodes of Serial
-Primary Document analysis activities
This lesson includes materials to go along with the new "Serial" Podcast-episode one. It includes the following
1. Pre-Podcast worksheet. May be used as a homework or classwork assignment to get to begin to think about some of the issues of the
This unit includes the following items.
1. Movie Worksheet-includes basic questions to go along with the movie (1 page)
2. Movie Qiuz-includes 15 multiple choice questions
3. Primary Source Reading: An account of the slave trade on the coast of
This set of activities accompanies the Serial Podcast, episodes seven through twelve. It includes the following items:
1. Serial (Episode Seven): Set of questions (3 pages in length)
2. Serial (Episode Eight): Set of questions (3 pages in
I show the movie Contagion as we begin a unit on Communicable diseases as a global issue. This movie is a great way to introduce the seriousness, or potential seriousness, of communicable diseases and the manner in which they are tracked and dealt
Perfect for a Psychology course, this powerpoint introduces students to the theories of the basic stages of human development. It is colorful and visually appealing. The guided notes for this powerpoint may be purchased for a small fee.
This worksheet requires students to analyze the major evidence against Adnan reported on the Serial Podcast, episode six. A short summary of the most damaging evidence against Adnan is provided and students must analyze the evidence from the sides
This is a 3-4 day research project (depending on your class) investigating arguments of whether or not birth order impacts our personality and what characteristics are "typical" for individuals of each birth order. Students are required to put
Used in my Street Law class, this is a worksheet with questions that accompany the documentary "Chicago Crime City of the USA" (2014). This 45 minute video can be found on Youtube (or at the link below).
It does a good job summarizing some of the
This lesson, which follows episode eight of the Serial Podcast (The Deal With Jay) includes the following;
1. Worksheet with questions (in order) following the podcast. These questions vary in difficulty and the worksheet could easily be modified
This is a two page worksheet that follows the fifth episode of the serial podcast. This worksheet requires students to analyze information presented in the podcast and come up with an opinion of its significance.
This activity can take between one and three classes (depending on how much discussion takes place). The lesson begins with students listening to the first 16:50 of the podcast and answering accompanying questions. Then students will look at the
This worksheet follows the Serial Podcast, episode six. It requires that the students not only summarize information presented in the podcast but that they analyze the legitimacy of that information whereas Adnan's innocence is involve.
This Four page document/analysis accompanies the Serial Podcast: Episode Twelve (What We Know). This assignment requires students to really think about the case against Adnan in it's entirety and analyze the contradictions that existed within the
This is a three page worksheet with questions that follow the seventh episode of the Serial Podcast (The Opposite of the Prosecution). The questions are at varying levels of difficulty from recall to analysis.