Countries of the Middle East
By Virginia Kirsch
Students locate the countries of the Middle East on a map in this interactive exercise.
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.
Mandarin Chinese - Asking for Directions
By Pao-Mi Wei
Learners read and listen to phrases in Mandarin Chinese that would be part of directions to common locations. Additional vocabulary words related to forms of transportation are also presented.
Freedom of Religion - Supreme Court Case: Zorach v. Clauson
By Therese Nemec
In this learning activity you'll review facts and interpretations, determines a verdict, and responds to questions.
Compound Interest Calculator
By Dave Bunnow
Learners calculate the total cost of a loan by entering the principal amount, the period of the loan, and the annual percentage rate.
Constructing a Graph
By Nicole Paplham
In this learning activity you'll construct and label a graph.
Welcome to the Classroom - Spanish
By Bonnie Tomlin
In this interactive object, learners match Spanish vocabulary words to items found in a classroom.
In this learning activity you'll analyze a scenario using operant conditioning.
By Jill Stiemsma
You'll identify problems associated with a spacecraft crash and a diverse population of surviving crew.
Dimensions of Family Structure
By Carol May
In this learning activity you'll explore family structure then enter terms in a grid identifying if that family structure is determined by females, males, or both.
A Theoretical Analysis of Race and Ethnicity
By Deb DeRosso
In the interactive object, learners examine the structural-functional, social-conflict, and symbolic interaction analyses of race and ethnicity. Learners also answer multiple-choice questions.
Responding with Sensitivity
By Kedron Wiersgalla
In this learning activity you'll use critical thinking skills to rewrite appropriate responses to potentially sensitive words and phrases.
Monitoring Your Stress Level
By Kathy Lich
In this learning activity you'll explore the benefits of journaling to evaluate levels of stress. You can personalize the design of your own journal and print it for immediate use.
Understanding Political Cartoons
By Barbara Laedtke
In this learning activity you'll analyze political cartoons following a two-step process to unlock their meaning.
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.
World's Smallest Countries
Learners read about the five smallest countries in the world: The Vatican, Monaco, Naru, San Marino and Liechtenstein. A brief quiz completes the activity.
Refugees of the World
In this learning activity you'll read about the 12 million refugees in the world, from what countries they come, and what countries give them refuge. Learners locate some of these countries on maps in an interactive exercise.
Coastal West and Central Africa
Students read about the countries of West and Central Africa and identify them on a map.
Reading a Street Map
Students identify directions on a street map. A short quiz completes the activity.
Recognizing Water Forms in North and Central America
Learners read the definitions of various water forms and locate the bodies of water on a map.
Where Is Bolivia?
In this learning activity you'll review a map of South America and read about Bolivia.
International Exchange Rates
By Steve Anderson
In this learning activity you'll calculate exchange rates to determine the impact of prices of exports and imports.
Determining a Business Cycle Phase
By Debra McCracken
In this learning activity you'll plot GDP data on a graph and determine a phase of the business cycle.
In this learning activity you'll discover how visual perception is influenced by what's surrounding an image.
Stacked Cubes: An Unstable Figure
In this learning activity you'll discover how visual perception influences your understanding of unstable figures.