(Causes of Conflict - Middle School CBA) Nigeria is one of the world's leading oil producers. Yet, a majority of the population live in poverty. In this lesson, students will uncover and analyze the causes of conflict in Nigeria, with specific emphasis on oil and the Niger Delta region. Students wil more
Powerpoint presentation for "Analyzing Nigeria's Past with Hope for the Future"
Amazing video for sparking discussion around images of beauty in advertising and the mass media. Especially effective for use with students studying digital image editing as the film represents the role of tools like Photoshop in advertising.
Some students find it difficult to empathize with and relate to the situation of the Franks and other Jews in Nazi-controlled Europe. These activities help students to imagine themselves in Anne's position and thus engage more deeply with the text. They also offer opportunities for engaging with the more
"The Great Famine" Lecture Series. Part One: Ireland Before the Famine.This lecture discusses the Act of Union (1801), the Penal Laws, persecution of Catholics, Irish housing, and Irish resentment before the great potato famine. Based heavily on the research and writing of Cecil Woodham-Smi more
"The Great Famine" Lecture Series. Part Two: Poverty and Land Ownership in Ireland.This lecture discusses the terrible hardships Irish tenants faced in the years leading up to the Great Potato Famine (1845-1850). Also mentioned: the Devon Commission, absentee landlords, subsistence agriculture, more
#10 in partner read/silent discussion series.