Lesson Plan

Journey to Indonesia

Using Credible Online Sources for Research
Kara S.
Media specialist/librarian
Hermon High School
Hermon, ME
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My Grades 9, 10, 11, 12
My Subjects English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arts, World Languages, English Language Learning, Health & Wellness
Objectives

Students will be able to...

Create a presentation with a digital component (slideshow, prezi, website, etc.) and an object (food, artwork, clothing, song, dance, folktale, etc) that represents Indonesia.

Find two credible articles on your subject and cite and annotate them. Why did you choose each article, how is it relevant and credible?

Find 5 credible websites and annotate them.

Present your topic with enthusiasm.

Subjects
Social Studies
Grades 9 - 10
All Notes
Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 Review Common sense

The Hook is this video

 

 

 

Applications A

 

Develop compelling inquiry questions and conduct research on current social studies issues by applying appropriate methods and applying ethical reasoning skills, and using relevant tools, technologies and sources from social studies fields to conduct the inquiry.

 

Develop and research an inquiry question  related to Indonesia

Use a variety of  credible digital resources and research tools.

Addresses a broad range of perspectives.

 

Develop and research an inquiry question  related to Indonesia

Use a variety of  credible digital resources and research tools.

 

Gather information on a topic related to Indonesia

Use credible digital resource and research tools.

 

Identify a topic related to Indonesia

Uses digital tools.  

 

Applications D

 

Develop informative/ explanatory text about social studies topics, including the narration of historical events, and present a coherent set of findings orally and in writing.

 

Creates and presents organized project with clear focus informing audience about a topic related to Indonesia.  

Includes relevant, logical information and historical background/ context.

States a supported opinion on findings and/or sources of the topic.  

 

Creates and presents organized project with clear focus informing audience about a topic related to Indonesia.  

Includes relevant, logical information and historical background/ context.  

 

Creates and presents project informing audience about a topic related to Indonesia.  

Includes information and historical background/ context.  

 

Summarizes information on a topic related to Indonesia.

 

Student Instructions

Watch the Powerpoint on Indonesia

Design your own topic to research

Evaluate websites

Present sources in a slide show