Use a decision framework to take the "Current Events Report" to a whole new level. Take away a series of lessons that helps students identify their core values and apply them in a presentation where they give their opinions on the issues behind the headlines. There is a strong focus on connecting to all core competencies. These decision skills lessons are the result of a collaboration between decision scientists and Delta teachers.
Joanne Calder has been teaching for over 20 years and is currently a grade 6 & 7 classroom teacher in Delta. Her passion is justice education and teaching her students to think critically about current events and big issues.