Too Free, Or Not Too Free? Creating a School-Wide Poll to Examine Personal Freedoms


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In this lesson, students will create a survey that examines what level of electronic surveillance might be acceptable to members of the school and community. Students then poll the community and analyze the results in the form of graphs and a written news article. This lesson is found on the New York Times Learning Network.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: American Democracy, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science


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    • Teacher Materials

    Tool for: Teachers, Administrators, Parents


    Instructional Strategy

    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Discussions; Cooperative Learning