This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3.00, as of 2011-05-28.
Subject Matter: 2
Support Steaching: 1
Assessments Quality: 2
Interactivity Quality: 1
Deeper Learning: 1
A valuable resource for teaching about the death penalty. The map is interactive and allows you to examine the statistics of executions and death by race, gender, age, and state. It would be helpful to have overall population statistics of the various groups in order to look at percentages during the analysis of the data. There is a link to the main menu that includes other information about the death penalty.
May 29, 2011
I completely agree with Liz that the interactive aspect of this Map is incredible for students as they continue in their discovery, research, and analysis of this topic. It assists…
May 28, 2011
I love the interactive aspect of this map. I think that if kids can manipulate something, they have more of a chance of remembering that day's lesson. There are so…
May 26, 2011
I agree with Jill -- this map is great. I love the fact that it is interactive and could totally see using it on a SMARTboard (in my dreams, right?)!…
May 25, 2011
This map it really informative. It would be a great tool for students of all ages. I would have them guess what they think the number of death row inmates…
Information - Interactive Map of Executions
This map gives you an idea of executions and death row inmates in the U.S. by state, ethnicity, gender, and juvenile status.
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