Character Study: Creating Collages Reflecting Desirable Qualities in a Political Leader

Comments

  • Aug 7 2010 8:46 AM

    Susanne Melton

     

    This resource was matched by a member of the Brokers of Expertise Standards Matching Team.

Contributed By

  • Original Source:
    ReadWriteThink

    Conditions of Use:
    None Specified


Description

In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students consider and create collages about the values and morals they believe a political leader should possess. They then interview voters to discover the characteristics they seek in their leaders, and write newspaper articles reflecting their findings.

Learning Registry Activity

    Bookmarks

    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: Arts, Media, & Entertainment, Career & Technical Ed, Writing Strategies, History-Social Science, American Democracy, English-Language Arts

    Standards

    Resource Pedagogy

    Resource Type/Classification:

    • Teacher Materials


    Tool for: Parents, Teachers, Administrators

    Tags/Keywords

    Instructional Strategy

    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning; Discussions