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Lesson Plans

Content Area: Literature, Culture and Gender, Art and Music
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Kanga As Communication Katharine Mitchell Literature, Culture and Gender, Art and Music Oman/Indian Ocean Middle School (6-8)
Content Area: History
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Westernization:Reforms in the Ottoman Empire in the 1800s Kelsey Hudson History Ottoman Empire/Turkey High School (9-12)
100 Years Later - The Armenian Genocide and Denial Kelsey Hudson History Armenia High School (9-12)
Whose Land Is It Anyway Linda Burrows History Balkans High School (9-12)
Tuning in to Turning Points Lisa Adeli History General Middle East High School (9-12)
Muslim Holocaust Rescuers Lisa Adeli History Holocaust, General Middle East, Balkans High School (9-12), College/Adult
Migrations across Morocco: Community College Research/Writing Assignment Lisa Adeli History Morocco College/Adult
Teenage Assassins and the Outbreak of World War I Lisa Adeli History Balkans High School (9-12)
Teenage Assassins and the Outbreak of World War I Lisa Adeli History Balkans High School (9-12)
Surviving the Bosnian War Lisa Adeli History Balkans Middle School (6-8)
Content Area: Geography, History, Economics
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Nabataeans, Petra, and Global Trade Networks Kelsey Hudson Geography, History, Economics Jordan High School (9-12)
Content Area: Geography
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Morocco: Understanding through the Elements Kimberlee Johnsen Geography Morocco High School (9-12)
Africa: Major Geographic Features - Powerpoint Linda Smith Geography Morocco College/Adult
Murder in Muscat Lisa Adeli Geography Oman/Indian Ocean High School (9-12)
Content Area: Literature, Current Events/Politics, Culture and Gender
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Demystifying the Middle East - course modules Kinneret Alexander Literature, Current Events/Politics, Culture and Gender General Middle East College/Adult
Content Area: Current Events/Politics
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Travel Poster: Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan Kris Otto Current Events/Politics Central Asia High School (9-12)
Postwar Reconstruction: What Happens AFTER the Conflict Ends? Lisa Adeli Current Events/Politics Iraq, Afghanistan High School (9-12), College/Adult
Content Area: Geography, History
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Cyprus and "The Other" Kristina Burbank and Lynn Galvin Geography, History Cyprus High School (9-12)
All Roads Lead to Istanbul: 1550 World's Fair Simulation Linda Waagen Geography, History Ottoman Empire/Turkey Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Explorations in Central Asia Lisa Adeli Geography, History Central Asia High School (9-12)
World War I in the Middle East and Western Diplomacy - Document-Based Mini-Lesson Lisa Adeli Geography, History General Middle East, Ottoman Empire/Turkey High School (9-12)
Migrations across Morocco - HS Lisa Adeli Geography, History Morocco High School (9-12)
Content Area: Literature, Science (including Environment and Disease) and Math
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Night of the Moon Laura Provencher Literature, Science (including Environment and Disease) and Math Religions, General Middle East Elementary (K-5)
Content Area: Literature
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Blind Man and the Elephant Laura Provencher Literature General Middle East Elementary (K-5)
Content Area: Geography, Current Events/Politics
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
AP Human Geography: Case Studies - Morocco Lindy Grosvenor Geography, Current Events/Politics Morocco High School (9-12)
Content Area: Geography, History, Science (including Environment and Disease) and Math
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Contagion, Quarantines, and Cures in History: Case Study - the Ottoman Empire - a Read-Aloud Play Lisa Adeli Geography, History, Science (including Environment and Disease) and Math Ottoman Empire/Turkey High School (9-12)
Content Area: History, Research/Writing
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Tuning in to Turning Points Lisa Adeli History, Research/Writing General Middle East High School (9-12)
World War I in the Middle East - DBQ and Mini-Qs Lisa Adeli History, Research/Writing General Middle East, Ottoman Empire/Turkey High School (9-12), College/Adult
Content Area: Geography, History, Current Events/Politics
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Kurds: A People without a Country Lisa Adeli Geography, History, Current Events/Politics General Middle East High School (9-12), College/Adult
Content Area: Culture and Gender
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Cultural Diffusion: The Impact of the Middle East on the Balkans Powerpoint Lisa Adeli Culture and Gender Comparative or Connective (Middle East to Other Regions), Balkans High School (9-12), College/Adult
Iran, Iraq - What's the Difference? Lisa Adeli Culture and Gender General Middle East, Iran, Iraq Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College/Adult
Ramadan: A Muslim Holiday Lisa Adeli Culture and Gender Religions, General Middle East Elementary (K-5)
Content Area: History, Current Events/Politics
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Armenia in a Time of Change Lisa Adeli History, Current Events/Politics Armenia High School (9-12)
Palestinian-Israeli Issue/High School Social Studies Lisa Adeli History, Current Events/Politics Israel/Palestine High School (9-12)
Content Area: History, Art and Music
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
War and Remembrance Lisa Adeli History, Art and Music General Middle East High School (9-12), College/Adult
Content Area: History, Literature, Current Events/Politics
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Palestinian-Israeli Issue/High School English Lisa Adeli History, Literature, Current Events/Politics Israel/Palestine High School (9-12), College/Adult
Content Area: History, Literature
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
World War I in the Middle East - Diaries, Documents, and Diatribes Lisa Adeli History, Literature General Middle East, Ottoman Empire/Turkey High School (9-12)
Content Area: History, Science (including Environment and Disease) and Math
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Medieval Muslim Scientists - 1-day activity Lisa Adeli History, Science (including Environment and Disease) and Math General Middle East High School (9-12)
Content Area: Geography, Science (including Environment and Disease) and Math, Culture and Gender
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Persian New Year Math - Grade 2 Lisa Adeli Geography, Science (including Environment and Disease) and Math, Culture and Gender Iran Elementary (K-5)
Persian New Year Math - Grade 3 Lisa Adeli Geography, Science (including Environment and Disease) and Math, Culture and Gender Iran Elementary (K-5)
Content Area: Geography, History, Research/Writing
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
World War I in the Middle East - Museum Research Project Lisa Adeli Geography, History, Research/Writing General Middle East, Ottoman Empire/Turkey High School (9-12)
Migrations Across Morocco: Community College Writing/Research Assignment Lisa Adeli Geography, History, Research/Writing Morocco College/Adult
Content Area: Geography, History, Literature
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How History Shaped Literature and Literature Changed History: Serbs and the 1389 Battle of Kosovo Lisa Adeli Geography, History, Literature Balkans High School (9-12), College/Adult
Content Area: History, Research/Writing, Culture and Gender
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Iranian Women DBQ Lisa Adeli History, Research/Writing, Culture and Gender Iran High School (9-12)
Content Area: Geography, Culture and Gender
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Persian New Year - elementary lesson Lisa Adeli Geography, Culture and Gender Iran, Central Asia Elementary (K-5)
Content Area: Geography, Research/Writing, Culture and Gender
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Persian New Year - secondary lesson Lisa Adeli Geography, Research/Writing, Culture and Gender Iran, Afghanistan, Central Asia Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Content Area: Literature, Culture and Gender
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Little Black Fish: A Persian Story Lisa Adeli Literature, Culture and Gender Iran Middle School (6-8)
Content Area: Geography, Research/Writing
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Shark Tank - Middle East Competition Lisa Adeli Geography, Research/Writing General Middle East High School (9-12)
Content Area: History, Current Events/Politics, Culture and Gender
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Sports, Politics, and Social Change in the Modern Middle East Lisa Adeli History, Current Events/Politics, Culture and Gender General Middle East High School (9-12)
Content Area: Geography, History, Culture and Gender
Title Authorsort descending Content Area Subject / Country Grade Level Lesson Plan
Medieval Spain: Meeting Place of Muslim, Christian, and Jewish Culture Lisa Adeli Geography, History, Culture and Gender Comparative or Connective (Middle East to Other Regions) Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)

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