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YR 8 INDETITY High School Art lesson// George Segal inspired research masks// Art I-- could be an interesting alternative to the identity mask project-- could make into a painting research project instead
During this project, students will first learn about growth mindset by reading an informational article about Carol Dweck’s work. Then, they’ll select a famous person in history with a growth mindset. They’ll choose from 14 famous leaders and pioneers in
Writing a Research Paper PORTFOLIO: Grades 8-12 EDITABLE
I teach in a high school that is very close to a great number of fast food restaurants, and Im always shocked how regularly my students eat at them. This unit is my attempt to educate them about the dangers of doing so.Teach important skills for researching, writing, and presenting with this engaging and informative research unit.
38 pages of resources for teaching the research writing process! This could be a great resource for their project during the biography genre study. Students could use these resources to guide their thinking and independent study in genius hour.
The College Research Pennant Project is a fun way to have students begin to think about and research different colleges. Students will fill out a research worksheet which will ask them to identify a college's demographics, majors, activities, etc.
Let’s BRAWL: Throwing Socratic Seminars out of the ring
Sounds like an awesome activity and some really great close reading strategies. May need small tweaks to make it work in middle school. BRAWL- alternative to Socratic seminar from rad edupunk David Theriault!
As an editor of the high school newspaper, the editor-in-chief of the high school literary magazine, and a college journalism major, I have clearly always been someone who doesn’t mind writing a research paper or an essay. In fact, I welcomed these assignments when I was still in school. I would pick a 10-page essay over a math test literally any day of the week. I’m a fast writer and I managed to get good grades on my papers even when I admittedly didn’t try very hard.
High School Art lesson// George Segal inspired ART HISTORY research masks // Art I Students make paper mache casts of their own faces and then create a study of a specific painting on top of it. Something that describes themselves