Grades 7 and 8: Theme: Social Issues and Culture

7th Grade Theme Book: Gallaudet: Friend of the Deaf


7th Grade Official Supplemental Books

  • None

7th Grade Other Supplemental Books

What other books do you use with Gallaudet: Friend of the Deaf? Please share here. This could include books for students or teacher resource books.
  • write here

Technology Ideas

  • Search the Internet to find a deaf school or classroom. See if you can connect with them via Skype and say hello and practice the sign language statements you've learned.
  • Compile the news articles into a school newsletter. Tips for designing newsletter layouts.

Websites

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"In Real Life" Ideas

Non-technology ideas, field trips, author/expert visits, community resources and ideas, etc.
  • Write here

Lesson Plans

  • Class written lesson plans will be added here.

Learning Center Plans

  • Class written learning center plans will be added here.



8th Grade Theme Book: The Gospel of Luke


8th Grade Official Supplemental Books

  • None

8th Grade Other Supplemental Books

What other books do you use with The Gospel of Luke? Please share here. This could include books for students or teacher resource books.
  • The Gospel of Matthew, Mark or John- Review one of these books and compare/contrast it with the Gospel of Luke.

Technology Ideas

  • Compile the news articles into a school newsletter. Tips for designing newsletter layouts.
  • Connect with relatives and friends to find someone who has visited the Holy Lands. Connect with them via Skype and have them share their pictures and stories.
  • Create and share a slideshow of parables in church on Sabbath.
  • Re-write the parables into modern times.
  • Create a timeline of Jesus' life.

Websites


"In Real Life" Ideas

Non-technology ideas, field trips, author/expert visits, community resources and ideas, etc.
  • Write here

Lesson Plans


Learning Center Plans

  • Class written learning center plans will be added here.


Credit: This page was developed for the AVLN online class, Integrating Technology with Pathways. Class participants contribute to the wiki. Please join the next session of the class if you would like to contribute and receive notifications when this wiki is updated. Requests to join the wiki will only be accepted by class participants. Or, if you would like to contribute without taking the class, you can send updates or ideas to janine@avln.org.