Refine Your Results

Content Curators

Grades

Subjects

Resource Types

Standards

Now... gain access to over 2 Million curated educational videos and 500,000 educator reviews to free & open educational resources

Get a 10 Day Free Trial

35 reviewed resources

Lesson Planet

Thin Ice Encompassed by Increasing Fire: Conflict and Struggle for Human Rights in the Middle East

For Teachers 11th - 12th Standards
To gain a deeper understanding of the scope of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) groups examine a series of videos, articles, and images, to identify the human right's represented. They then research that right in the...
4 In 4 Collections
Lesson Planet

The Scarlet Letter

For Teachers 11th Standards
Use Nathanial Hawthorne's immortal text on the influence of religion on the early American settlements, as well as its continued impact on American culture, with a unit that focuses on The Scarlet Letter. In addition to Hawthorne's...
Lesson Planet

Logical Fallacies

For Students 7th - 12th Standards
Help your learners grow their critical thinking and analytical skills by asking them to examine logical fallacies. After reading an example, pupils determine if two sets of premises and conclusions are logical fallacies or not and...
Lesson Planet

Ad Hominem Arguments

For Students 7th - 12th Standards
Give your class a lesson in logical reasoning. This worksheet, which focuses on ad hominem arguments, goes step by step through an example. After examining the argument, learners assess a second conversation for ad hominem arguments and...
2 In 2 Collections
PD Learning Network

Digital Life 102

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Catch your pupils' attention by starting class with a quiz about digital media! After going over their answers with a partner, individuals compose similes about the role of digital media in their lives and share these with the class....
Lesson Planet

Does the Defense of Marriage Act Promote the Health, Safety, Morals, and General Welfare of the Public?

For Teachers 11th - 12th Standards
Gay marriage is the topic for a structured, academic controversy discussion. The process begins with groups reading primary source documents and recording their responses to text-based questions on the provided graphic organizer....
2 In 2 Collections
Lesson Planet

My Online Code

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Approach ethical online behavior with a series of activities geared toward teaching pupils about digital citizenship. After a brief discussion about ethics, small groups inspect a fictional social networking profile with ethics in mind....
7:41
Lesson Planet

Draft an Essay Using the PEEL Method

For Students 11th - 12th Standards
Young writers often have difficulty with paragraph organization and, in particular, tying their evidence and commentary back to the thesis. This video and slides present a strategy for paragraph composition that ensures that followers of...
2 In 2 Collections
Lesson Planet

A Way with Words

For Teachers 6th - 12th Standards
How do facts and opinions impact the news? After reading "How to Cover a War" from the New York Times, middle schoolers evaluate the claims in the article. They also consider the media's responsibilities in reporting during wartime....
Lesson Planet

School Board Meeting on Mandatory School Uniforms

For Teachers 11th - 12th Standards
Should the school district implement a mandatory school uniform policy? After reading a series of primary and secondary source documents, class members are assigned roles and engage in a mock school board meeting about the question....
7:40
Lesson Planet

Draft an Introduction by Anticipating the Audience's Bias

For Students 11th - 12th Standards
Edith Wharton’s “Mrs. Manstey’s View” provides the text for a series of videos that models how to craft an argumentative essay. This fifth segment focuses on how to anticipate the audience’s bias when drafting an introduction. Writers...