Contributor’s Name: Corri Gilbertson
Students will be looking at how power and responsibility are interconnected. Through their personal and persuasive writing, they will take responsibility for change that they want to see in our world. They will see that even though they are young, their voices and actions can still have great impact on events.
Geared Towards sixth,seventh,eighth
Curriculum: Curriculum – English
Tags: Middle School
Kick off: Responsibilities written on leaves that decorate our trees in the community area
Seminar Title: My Side of the Story by Adam Bagdasarian
Group Initiative: Welded Ankles
Project: Persuasive writing
Discussion Topics: teen activism,
Outside Opportunity: Connecting our classes with a local activism group to create multimedia videos on a cause the students have researched.