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      Lesson plan

      Lessons: Start of Revolutionary War Battle of Bunker Hill Battle of Fort Ticonderoga  Declaration of Independence Valley Forge Story to Tell:  These lesson are meant to show the ups and downs of the battle for freedom...
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        Memo

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        o o o Robert Goldberg 8 days ago I like how you mention "NO WIKIPEDIA!!!" reminds me how much students use it. Regarding the homework grade if it is only worth 10% would students not bother doing it? I do like the...
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          Unit Plan Development Part 2 the Redux

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          US History Big Ideas: History has dark times and those dark times result in lessons that often change the world to not repeat them. Our history reflects our diversity Our experiences in life can be traced back through history Essential...
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            unitplandevelopment

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            US History Big Ideas: History has dark times and those dark times result in lessons that often change the world to not repeat them. Our history reflects our diversity Our experiences can be traced back through history Essential...
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              Taylor and Duffy Project

              By Duffy Brennan in the group TCH 215 Spring 2018
              The students must come up with some sort of representation of cell energy cycle but cannot use power point Requirements: Show the type of energy i.e. Photosynthesis or cellular respiration Discuss differences in cell structures...
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                BI/EQ Final

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                US History Big Ideas: History has dark times and those dark times result in lessons that often change the world to not repeat them. Our history reflects our diversity Our experiences can be traced back through history Essential...
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                  How I Know

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                  I will make sure that I introduce the big ideas and essential questions early on in order to get the students thinking. As the year progresses I will ask the students to answer the essential questions on a piece of paper and hand it in. It will not...
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                    tch215bieq

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                    US History Big Ideas: History has dark times but those dark times help us learn Our history reflects our diversity We are able to connect our experiences to history Essential Questions: How is Washington's influence still felt...
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                      US History Assessment by Duffy, Robert, and Olivia

                      By Duffy Brennan in the group TCH 215 Spring 2018 Comments (1)
                      Part One When going through the curriculum for high school social studies, specifically US history, I noted several interesting trends. There is great emphasis placed upon minority groups and their struggles to obtain rights. This can be seen in...
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                        teachingreflection

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                        This was a great exercise for my because it made me realize a little on how I need to prepare to teach in a classroom setting. It was really amazing to me how fast I kind of got side tracked and I missed some of the information that I wanted to...

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