Distinguishing Between the Content Message and the Relational Message (Screencast)
In this screencast, you'll distinguish the differences between the content message and the relational message.
How a Bill Becomes a Law
By Melanie Buyarski
In this colorful activity, learners follow the path of a bill as it begins in the House of Representatives.
Employability Essentials - Adapt to Change
You will understand why having the ability to adapt to change is an essential employment skill.
Where Is Colombia?
By Virginia Kirsch
In this learning activity you'll read about Colombia and view a map.
Perception - Understanding the World Around You
Learn the definition of perception, its process and how it affects communication
Barriers to Critical Thinking: Communication
By Therese Nemec
This activity will examine several of the barriers related to problems with communication.
The Asian Subcontinent
Students identify and locate the seven countries on the Asian Subcontinent.
By Barbara Laedtke
Learners read an explanation of line graphs and demonstrate their knowledge of the parts of a graph in an interactive exercise.
Pie Charts/ Basic Social Studies (Video)
Students interpret pie chart information and identify the parts of a chart in an interactive exercise.
Learners view maps of Australia and New Zealand and locate the territories and states of these countries in an interactive exercise.
The Amazon Rain Forest
Learners read about the world's largest rain forest. A map is provided.
The U.S. National Debt
Learners examine how the National Debt occurs and trace its history from the time of the Revolutionary War through the present.
In this learning activity you'll quiz yourself about Greenland by answering questions about the people, the land, and the economy.
Pie Charts/ Basic Social Studies
In this learning activity you'll read about the history of one of the world's newest nations and test their knowledge with a short quiz.
Students read about the world's active volcanoes that make up the "Ring of Fire." In an interactive exercise, they locate these volcanoes on maps.
Countries of the Middle East
Students locate the countries of the Middle East on a map in this interactive exercise.
In this learning activity you'll locate the countries of Central America on a map.
Interpreting Line Graphs
In this learning activity you'll analyze line graphs and answer questions about the information shown.
Checklist for World Travel
Learners read a list of issues to be considered when traveling internationally, such as the beliefs, communication styles, gift-giving customs, and entertainment preferences of people in various cultures.
By Mona Wenrich
Students read about the illegal practice of manipulating the boundaries of legislative districts for political gain. They then create their own gerrymandered districts in a drag and drop exercise.
Students read about the Caspian Sea and use a map to identify the five countries that surround it.
Reading a Street Map
Students identify directions on a street map. A short quiz completes the activity.
The Five Largest Deserts of the World
In this learning activity you'll explore the five largest deserts of the world.
Identifying Landmarks on a Street Map
Students use a map of Chicago to find their way to the Museum of Science and Industry. The activity offers practice in identifying directions on a map. A quiz completes the activity.