lesson plans

Facebook’s Digital Literacy Library

Facebook has launched a Digital Literacy Library. The library is an online collection of lesson plans to help 11 to 18 year olds develop skills needed to navigate the digital world, critically consume information and responsibly produce and share content. The lessons are organized in five modules: Privacy and Reputation Identity Exploration Positive Behavior Security… Read more

The Christmas Gift Experiment

Are you looking for holiday-themed lessons for adult students? This video focuses on shoppers at a shopping centre, or shopping mall, who are given a present but then told that it is not for them. The British Council has developed a lesson plan around it for teenagers and adults. Click here for the lesson plan… Read more

Language Learning for Health

If you are an ESL/LINC instructor and would like to include health topics in your teaching, Language Learning for Health is a series of resources, developed by Ottawa Public Health and the Ottawa-Carleton School Board, which you can use. The most recent additions in this series focus on physical activity, dental health, and mental health…. Read more

Science of NHL Hockey

For instructors with students who are interested in hockey, NBC Learn and NBC Sports, in partnership with the National Science Foundation, offers 10 videos on the Science of NHL Hockey.  Each video is accompanied by a transcript and lessons, one for Grades 5-8 and one for Grades 9-12.  The videos and lessons are free and… Read more