Sometimes one person can have lots and lots of feelings — different from each other. This activity encourages students to explore that experience.
In a moment where the world is especially fraught with change and uncertainty, we are all struggling to observe, name, and adjust to the flood of feelings around and within us. This activity was created in response to that reality.
The following activity is part of a series we’re creating to support students, teachers, and caregivers, during this unprecedented time. Read more about the project here. If you try this activity with your student(s), we’d love to see what you do. Share your journey...
In this activity, students plan a trip from start to finish including where they wish to go and what they wish to see when they go there.
Some of the most interesting and useful artifacts from history are the first-person accounts we find in journals and interviews.
At a time when we’re craving in-person conversations and missing the flow that body language can bring to a discussion, Inspired Teaching’s Speak Truth virtual sessions offer a beautiful antidote to all the things we’re growing fond of bemoaning about video...
This activity puts learners in the role of journalist, capturing what’s happening in their day and offering a more local approach to news for friends and family.
In this activity, both players strengthen their ability to craft questions aimed at reaching a specific goal (to figure out a characteristic of the item in the bag).
Engaging in a playful, structured storytelling activity teaches learners to listen carefully, focus on details, sequence elements, and use imagination.
One of the best ways to keep students engaged (especially on rainy days) is to have them create, with whatever materials you might have on hand.
We’re all experiencing a historic moment together and sharing stories of our experiences is a good way to make the isolation feel less lonely.
A positive word goes a long way in these trying times. These activities suggest ways your learners can use writing to offer encouragement to others.