Teacher

Description

Overview:
In response to the police shooting of Mike Brown and the numerous protests and civil unrest that followed the shooting and grand jury decision, students were eager to learn about what was going on in St. Louis and Ferguson. Students saw boarded up windows walking to class. Some were afraid and not sure of their safety. They were encouraged to talk to staff about their fears and general personal safety lessons were also reviewed. The following is a story based on what was in the news. Suggested activities include: showing videos and news pictures from the web. Circle key words. Alphabetize key words. Ask students “What’s number 3?, 5?” Etc. Students can also do this in pairs. Worksheet of questions about the story. Students can also read these in pairs when completed. True false worksheet. Cloze of part of the story. Multi-level dictation of the story. Matching pictures to key words. Discussion about civil rights history, racism, police, safety.
Subject:
English Language Arts
Level:
Adult Education
Material Type:
Teaching/Learning Strategy
Author:
Date Added:
01/20/2017
License:
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International
Language:
English
Media Format:
Downloadable docs, Text/HTML

Comments

*

Standards

No standards aligned yet.

Please this resource to your standards.

Evaluations

Achieve OER

Average Score (3 Points Possible)
Degree of AlignmentN/A
Quality of Explanation of the Subject Matter3 (1 user)
Utility of Materials Designed to Support Teaching3 (1 user)
Quality of Assessments3 (1 user)
Quality of Technological Interactivity2 (1 user)
Quality of Instructional and Practice Exercises3 (1 user)
Opportunities for Deeper Learning3 (1 user)

Tags (9)