Coronavirus: Keep Calm and Carry On Claim Testing

Joe Jarvis, BHP and WHP Teacher Connecticut, USA Note: An earlier version of this activity did not include links to the source materials. The Coronavirus Activity .pdf has been updated to reflect these changes, with thanks to commenters Glenn Gutterman and Kristine Sawyer for their sharp eyes! One of the things we as social studies … Continue reading Coronavirus: Keep Calm and Carry On Claim Testing

Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19): How history can help put it all in perspective

By BHP/WHP Team Please note that this blog contains information that might be upsetting for some people. The focus on, and the response to, the most recent coronavirus (COVID-19) has been overwhelming. Many people are frightened about their health and that of their loved ones, and appropriately so. We should be vigilant about taking measures … Continue reading Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19): How history can help put it all in perspective

“What are the positive and negative impacts of interconnection?”

Bridgette Byrd O’Connor, BHP Team Member Louisiana, USA Interconnection doesn’t exactly sound like an enthralling or kid-engaging topic (at least not from their perspective), but this happens to be one of my favorite units. It’s also the one my students at first get thoroughly confused with because there’s no threshold but by the end of … Continue reading “What are the positive and negative impacts of interconnection?”