Reciprocal teaching is a multi-strategy approach to assist students in understanding the meaning of text. Students – are taught to make predictions about what is going on in the text or what they will read about, – Generate questions about the text content, – Seek clarification of points that are not well understood or confusing, and – Summarize what has been read. $
Plato and Aristotle: Contributions to Western Political Thought By analyzing important quotes from Plato's Republic and Aristotle's Politics students will be able to understand the ideas these famous Greek philosophers had on western political thought.
Greco-Roman and Judeo-Christian Contributions to Democracy. Students will compare and contrast Greco-Roman and Judeo-Christian influence on Western political thought in this engaging activity. Students begin by reading informative text while completing a Venn Diagram. They will then write a detailed paragraph using the sentence frames included to asses their knowledge.
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This 2-page pre-test can be given at the beginning of your secondary World History course. It includes 20 questions related to important 20th century historical events. Students are also asked to write a paragraph about why they think history is important to study. Not only will you gain prior knowledge of your students' knowledge of history, but you will also get an idea of their writing skills. Key is included.
Types of Governments: Lecture, Postcard Activity, Review Game. Students will be able to understand the types of governments that exist in the world by reviewing this engaging lecture, playing a fun game: “Government Squares”, and creating a postcard activity. A creative lecture notes template is included.
This 19-slide creative power point presentation reviews the major contributions of both Judaism and Christianity on western political thought. Students will take notes on the graphic organizer included and then write a paragraph summary of what they learned on the template provided. A detailed lesson plan and a link to a YouTube video is included.
Ancient Greece & Rome Development of Democracy Lecture & Venn Diagram Activity This 10-slide, creative and visually appealing Power Point presentation reviews the important contributions of Ancient Greece and Rome to the development of democracy. As a wrap-up activity students create a Venn diagram of the important concepts they learned.
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his purchase includes everything you will need for your secondary World History class: • 19-slide PowerPoint: Course Syllabus • Student Handout: Course Syllabus • 11-slide PowerPoint: World History Introduction in Pictures • World History Pre-Test (key included) • 12-slide PowerPoint: 11 Rules You Will Not Learn in School • Student Activity: “About Me” • Interactive Student Notebook • Cooperative Groups Student Responsibilities and Procedures MOST ITEMS CAN BE REVISED!