A Cross-Curricular Look at ‘Blood Diamonds & Conflict Minerals’

The following is a 3-4 day lesson-plan designed for a World Issues 120 class, on the topic of conflict diamonds and minerals.  It meets curriculum outcomes in both the Atlantic Canadian English Language… Continue reading

Lawrence (A Eulogy)

*This post is dedicated to Lawrence Douglas Sullivan (1937-2012)* A eulogy can be an interesting work of literature to incorporate into an English Language Arts course. Many curricular goals will be achieved by… Continue reading

Bomb Shelter (Leadership Activity)

This is a great activity I came across while teaching Leadership 120 at the high-school level.  After students have completed this activity in groups, and presented their choices to the class as a… Continue reading