Contributor’s Name (Your Name): Morandi Hurst

This cycle of study includes kickoff and culminating activities exploring foundations of self, as well as a group initiative on developing strong foundations, a procedural lesson with accompanying shelfwork on classroom jobs, a lesson plan on the Arrival of Columbus, a lesson plan on Ancient Civilizations, and a lesson plan adaptation of the Great Lesson on Native Americans.

Theme: Foundations

Geared toward ages: 12-14

    Kick off: Human Identity Outline
    Seminar Title: Encounters by Jane Yolen

Discussion Topics: U.S. History

Group Initiative: Human Pyramid

Project: Historical Individual

Outside Opportunity: Lakewood Neighborhood Study