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Is there a Scientific Basis for Race

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Lesson plan/Unit plan
Grade Level
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Submitted By
maryam adrangi - 4 years ago
Description
For decades, people have debated the question: Is…
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Assessment
Lesson plan/Unit plan
Grade Level
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Submitted By
maryam adrangi - 4 years ago
Description
For decades, people have debated the question: Is there a Scientific Basis for Race? The answer is…still under discussion. Many argue that race is socially constructed and that we are all part of the same human race. At the same time, scientists continue to research health issues, like sickle-cell anemia or diabetes, that impact some racial communities more than others. Why? Your assignment is to explore a topic in which Scientists have explored or had to address the idea of race! This could be with regards to medicine, sports, public health, scientific testing, genetics, and more.
Subject
Revised Curriculum
Cross-Curricular
Social Justice
Science
Biology
Keywords
Human Biology
Cellular Biology
URLs
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LAWrwexw-To
http://www.radiolab.org/story/91653-race/
Learning Standards
-Grade 12 Cellular Biology, or Grade 8-10 Science units regarding human biology. -Consider ethics and social issues related to Science
Duration
Project with multiple classes (discretion of teacher)
Language
English
Date Created
Sep 30, 2016
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Text Features: Road Sign Titles and Headings

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Worksheet
Grade Level
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Submitted By
A Brown - 3 years ago
Description
This is a lesson plan and worksheet on using titl…
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Worksheet
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Submitted By
A Brown - 3 years ago
Description
This is a lesson plan and worksheet on using titles and headings to understand non-fiction text, and make predictions. This lesson likens titles and headings and titles to roadsigns (they tell you where you are going and what is next) and has an accompanying worksheet for students to complete to show their understanding of how a text is organized under headings, and how to use them to make predictions or find specific information.
Subject
Revised Curriculum
Cross-Curricular
English Language Learning (ELL)
English Language Arts
Keywords
Non-Fiction
Reading Skills
Interpreting Text
Learning Standards
Use developmentally appropriate reading, listening, and viewing strategies to make meaning Recognize how different texts reflect different purposes. Recognize text features and strategies to use them. Core Competency: Communication I can summarize key ideas in text. I can present information in an organized way. I can acquire information and interpret text, using headings and titles.
Duration
30 minutes
Language
English
Date Created
Nov 27, 2017