This Positions, Beliefs and Values lesson plan also includes:
How do values shape people's thinking? Scholars explore their positions, beliefs, and values about gene therapy in part five of the six-part Gene Therapy: Molecular Bandage? module. They work through statements and determine if they agree or disagree before aligning values that led to that belief. Finally, the class takes a poll of their answers and discusses the findings.
- Have learners group themselves based on their shared values, then give a persuasive presentation as to why they believe their values are most important
- Add additional statements for the class to evaluate that are related to current events
- Discussions may bring up topics that are sensitive to some pupils
- Engages all learners through class discussion
- Real-world application