Read poet Shane Koyczan's powerful spoken word poem about bullying, “To This Day."
For National Poetry Month, introduce students to spoken word poetry and explore its power to give voice to issues that impact our communities.
Students begin to relate Schindler's List to the contemporary world by examining recent stories of racial hatred in Charlottesville and Germany.
Reading “laterally” is a key media literacy strategy that helps students determine the quality of online sources. This Teaching Idea trains students to use this technique to evaluate the credibility of the news they encounter on social media feeds or elsewhere online.