New Boy by Tracy ChevalierFrom the New York Times bestselling author of Girl with a Pearl Earring comes the fifth installment in the Hogarth Shakespeare series, a modern retelling of Othello set in a suburban schoolyard
Arriving at his fifth school in as many years, a diplomats son, Osei Kokote, knows he needs an ally if he is to survive his first day so hes lucky to hit it off with Dee, the most popular girl in school. But one student cant stand to witness this budding relationship: Ian decides to destroy the friendship between the black boy and the golden girl. By the end of the day, the school and its key players - teachers and pupils alike - will never be the same again.
The tragedy of Othello is transposed to a 1970s suburban Washington schoolyard, where kids fall in and out of love with each other before lunchtime, and practice a casual racism picked up from their parents and teachers. Peeking over the shoulders of four 11 year olds Osei, Dee, Ian, and his reluctant girlfriend Mimi, Tracy Chevaliers powerful drama of friends torn apart by jealousy, bullying and betrayal will leave you reeling.
H.I. #56: Guns, Germs, and Steel
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Guns, Germs, and Steel Episode 2 Video Guide (True and False) w/ Answer Key
Episode 2 focuses on the Spanish victory over the Inca under the premise of Jared Diamond's thesis that guns, germs, and steel gave the Europeans an advantage. The video guide contains 10 true and false questions and comes with an answer key. Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials. Are you getting the free resources, updates, and special offers we send out every week in our teacher newsletter? All Categories. Grade Level. Resource Type.
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New Guineans are clever and adaptive people who have lived on their island for tens of thousands of years, so why did they remain a primitive stone-age society well into the 20th century? It is a concise, fast-moving, and visually helpful summary of the main argument in his book. Part 2 takes Diamond to South America where he examines why Europeans were able to conquer the vast and powerful Inca Empire. This is the most explicitly and distinctively historical part of the documentary. Part 3 brings Diamond to Africa to examine the biological and geographical limits of European colonial expansion.
This lesson is designed for students studying geography, world history, economics, and life science in grades Click on the list below to jump down to a particular sub-section. Participate in class discussion using their own opinions supported by facts, examples, and reasons. Use listening and note taking skills to view the film segment and complete the accompanying viewing guide accurately. Utilize a number of primary sources to conduct research about weapons from a specific time period.