Voorhees Middle School

Inspire, Engage, and Innovate


 


Non-Fiction Articles for Prep for public Awareness Campaign


February 16th -17th   Tuesday and Wednesday


  Quiz Possible this week for Science Fiction Choice Book


Objective: Students will read two nonfiction articles, to gain understanding of a research project for a Public Awareness Campaign


  1. Explain  Project-Making a Better Society- Research/ Public Awareness Campaign


“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world: indeed it’s the only thing that ever has.” Margaret Mead


Inquiry Question:


If you could change one thing about our society/world what would it be? How?


  1. Read  non-fiction articles about people making a difference,

  2. Article one: On Water and Optimism

  3. Article Two: Back to School


Thursday and Friday    February 18th-19th —Friday –Dance


Lesson Objective: Students will begin to see problems in each society ( Giver,Hunger Games, Divergent, Unwind)


             Materials Needed:  Selected science fiction book, packet                                           


Instructional Process:


  Warm –up   Packet ck 


1. Meetings if needed


2. Read…


                       The Giver- ch  8-10 - Interaction #3


                       Hunger Games – ch 8-10- Interaction #3


                        Divergent- Ch 15-19 - Interaction #3


                         Unwind- ch 21-25- Interaction #3


Evaluation: Teacher Observation / Quiz soon.