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MY HERO Webquest for English as a Second Language Learners Kristan Taylor, Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Mexico K-4, 5-8 ESL/EFL
My HERO Project Applique Art Lesson Plan Anne Rosenthal, Art Teacher K-4 Arts - Visual
MY HERO Story Scramble Jerrilyn Jacobs, Taft High School K-4 English/Language Arts
MY HERO Website Exploration: MY HERO Scavenger Hunt Jerrilyn Jacobs, Taft High School 5-8 English/Language Arts
Reading MY HERO Stories Jerrilyn Jacobs, Taft High School 5-8 English/Language Arts
Hip Hop Your Hero Here - Original Story Song Making Audio Rap Lesson Plan Susan Drennan Gabriel Bunn, ARISE Music Arts Communication K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Music
Bringing Heroes to Life on Stage: A Theater Unit Plan Kimberly Kenna, The MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Theater, English/Language Arts
Wanted: A Few Good Heroes (A Play in a Box) Kimberly Kenna, The MY HERO Project K-4 Arts - Theater
How Should We Choose Our Heroes? Charles Harper, The MY HERO Project (Laguna Beach, CA) K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts, Social Studies
Artist Heroes: Gabrielle (Coco) Chanel and Peacemaker Hero Loung Ung Jon Lambert, SCUN 9-12+ ESL/EFL
Using MY HERO to Promote Peacemaking Andrew Greene, iEARN Sierra Leone (Freetown, WA/WESTERN) 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Media, Arts - Visual, Arts - Music, English/Language Arts, Social Studies
Mr. Lincoln's Attic I: Do Objects Talk? Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Media, English/Language Arts, Social Studies
MY HERO Website Exploration: Find the Word That Doesn't Belong Jerrilyn Jacobs, Taft High School K-4 English/Language Arts, ESL/EFL
Heroic Virtues: Anatomy of A Heroic Action Charles Harper, The MY HERO Project (Laguna Beach, CA) 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Media, English/Language Arts, Social Studies
Peacemaker Hero: Mohandas K. Gandhi Jon Lambert, SCUN , Sichuan University for Nationalities 9-12+ English/Language Arts, ESL/EFL
Comparing and Contrasting Heroes Jerrilyn Jacobs, Taft High School (Woodland Hills, CA) K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts
An Approach to Using MY HERO in the 7th to 10th Grade Classroom Susanne Nobles , Fredericksburg Academy, (Fredericksburg, VA) 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts
Interviewing Our Heroes by Kyra Kirkwood, Robinson Elementary (Manhattan Beach, CA) 5-8 English/Language Arts
Using the MY HERO Book in the Classroom Sara Armstrong, Ph.D., The MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Media, Arts - Visual, English/Language Arts
Finding Heroes in Fine Art Jerrilyn Jacobs , Taft High School (Woodland Hills, CA) 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Visual, English/Language Arts
What is God's Name? Charles Harper, MY HERO OUTREACH (Laguna Beach, CA) 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies
Heroes vs. Celebrities Kimberly Kenna and Mauro Sheridan 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Media, English/Language Arts, Social Studies
Capture Heroic Moments: Creating Narrative Scenes about Heroes, A Unit of Study For Grades 3-5 David Kelly, Media Arts Educator- MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8 Arts - Theater, Arts - Media, English/Language Arts
A Philosophy of Teaching Writing Susanne Nobles , Fredericksburg Academy K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts
Teacher's Guide to Using the MY HERO Virtual Art Gallery Victoria Murphy, Founding Director of the MY HERO Art Gallery K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Visual
MY HERO Theater: Womens Letters & Legacies Kimberly Kenna 9-12+ Arts - Theater, English/Language Arts, Social Studies
Teacher's Guide to Using the MY HERO Create Program by Jerrilyn Jacobs, Taft High School K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts, Social Studies
Creating a Film for the MY HERO Short Film Festival and Competition by Jerrilyn Jacobs, Taft High School K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Media
Film Analysis Using the MY HERO Film Collection: Identifying Genre, Techniques, and Message by Jerrilyn Jacobs, Taft High School K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Media
A Philosophy of Teaching Writing by Susanne Nobles, Fredericksburg Academy K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts
Creating a MY HERO Web Page Marc Stern, SJH 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts
Questions to Ask Yourself While Preparing a Profile Reprinted and reformatted with permission from Susan Ager and Detroit Free Press 9-12+ Arts - Media, English/Language Arts
Teacher’s Guide to Using the MY HERO Virtual Art Gallery by Victoria Murphy, The MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Visual
Exploring Film Genres for Telling Hero Stories: Narrative Shorts by Wendy Milette, The MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Media
Exploring Film Genres for Telling Hero Stories: Experimental Shorts by Wendy Milette, The MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Media
Exploring Film Genres for Telling Hero Stories: Documentary Shorts by Wendy Milette, The MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Media
Exploring Film Genres for Telling Hero Stories: Animated Shorts by Wendy Milette, The MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Media
MY HERO Learning Circle by Wendy Jewell, The Schoolers K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Media, Arts - Visual, English/Language Arts, Social Studies
Mr. Lincoln's Attic II: What's in a Name? by Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Visual, Social Studies
Mr. Lincoln's Attic III: Can a Letter Change History? by Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts, Social Studies
Exploring Heroes, Unit I: What is a Hero? by Allyx Schiavone and Ann M. Hoffelder K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts, Social Studies
Exploring Heroes, Unit II : Who are Heroes? by Allyx Schiavone and Ann M. Hoffelder K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts
Exploring Heroes, Unit III : Heroic Actions by Allyx Schiavone and Ann M. Hoffelder K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Visual, English/Language Arts
Our Heroes Ourselves Billie Jo Grant K-4, 5-8 Arts - Media, Arts - Visual, English/Language Arts, Social Studies
Celebrate Heroism -After School Program Evaluation Emma Olsen from Laguna Beach CA K-4, 5-8 English/Language Arts, Social Studies
MY HERO, My Neighbor David Kemker of My Hero, K-4 Arts - Visual
ART & REMEMBRANCE : Finding Family Heroes - Hero Narrative Writing Unit: Teacher's Guide Sasha Domnitz of Hunter College Elementary, New York NY 5-8 English/Language Arts
Celebrate Eco-Heroism Wendy Milette K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Ecology
ART & REMEMBRANCE : Finding Family Heroes - Hero Narrative Writing Unit: Teacher's Guide Sasha Domnitz of Hunter College Elementary, New York NY 5-8 English/Language Arts
USING MY HERO AUDIO STORIES FOR ESL victoria murphy of MY HERO K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ ESL/EFL
Ecological Interactions and Biodiversity of Kelp Forests Lauren Fieberg of Sage Hill School K-4 Ecology
Jane Eyre (by Charlotte Bronte) as Feminist Hero by Deborah Stern Rita Stern Milch of English/Language Arts
Guide Virtual Reality For Social Good in Classroom Wendy Milette of Arts - Media, Virtual Reality
MY HERO VR For Good Resources Wendy Milette of Arts - Media, Virtual Reality
The MY HERO Project: Preschool Lesson Plans The MY HERO Project Arts - Media, Arts - Visual, Arts - Music, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies
Teachers Guide to Using MY HERO jeanne meyers of MY HERO K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Theater, Arts - Media, Arts - Visual, Arts - Music, English/Language Arts, Social Studies, ESL/EFL, Ecology
Understanding Copyright Wendy Milette 9-12+ Arts - Media
Understanding Copyright - links and resources Wendy Milette 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Media
global learning and collaboration toolkit from U.S. Dept of State Bureau of Cultural Affairs Jeanne Meyers English/Language Arts, Social Studies
Earth Day Lesson Plan MY HERO of MY HERO 5-8, 9-12+ Ecology
National Poetry Month Lesson Plan Xenia Shin of MY HERO Project 9-12+
Global Youth Service Day Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts, ESL/EFL
Jazz Appreciation Month Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Music, ESL/EFL
World Health Day Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project Social Studies
National Poetry Month Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts, ESL/EFL
Wangari Mathaai Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project Ecology
Jane Goodall Multimedia Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project Ecology
Maya Angelou Multimedia Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts
Women's History Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies
Black History Multimedia Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts, Social Studies, ESL/EFL
Human Rights Day Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies, ESL/EFL
World Refugee Day Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies, ESL/EFL
World Press Freedom Day Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies, ESL/EFL
World Environment Day Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project Ecology
Public Service Day Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies
International Day of UN Peacekeepers Day Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies, ESL/EFL
World Laughter Day Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+
World Oceans Day Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ ESL/EFL, Ecology
LGBT Pride Month Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies, ESL/EFL
Dalai Lama Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies, ESL/EFL
Viola Vaughn: Founder 10,000 Girls Education Program Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project Social Studies, ESL/EFL
Nelson Mandela Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies, ESL/EFL
Mattie Stepanek Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts
Malala Yousafzai Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies, ESL/EFL
Ron Kovic Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies
Thurgood Marshall Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies
https://myhero.com/ruth-bader-ginsburg-lesson-plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project Social Studies
https://myhero.com/james-baldwin-lesson-plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project English/Language Arts,
Katherine Johnson Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project Math, Ecology
International Youth Day Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project Social Studies
International Literacy Day Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts, ESL/EFL
National Grandparents Day Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8 English/Language Arts, ESL/EFL
National Day of Service Remembrance: Remembering the Heroes of 9/11Teacher Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies, ESL/EFL
International Literacy Day Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project English/Language Arts
MY HERO Post Production Workshop Schedule wendy Milette of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Arts - Media
National Preparedness Month Teacher Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project Social Studies
Hispanic Heritage Month Teacher Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies, ESL/EFL
Dan Eldon Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies, ESL/EFL
Little Rock Nine Teacher Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies
International Day of Peace Teacher Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies, ESL/EFL
National Grandparents Day Teacher Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8 English/Language Arts
International Literacy Day Teacher Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+ English/Language Arts, ESL/EFL
National Day of Service & Remembrance: Remembering the Heroes of 9/11 Teacher Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+ Social Studies, ESL/EFL
Resources For Character Education Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project
Teacher Resources PDF from Open Office Hours Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project Arts - Media, Arts - Visual, English/Language Arts, Social Studies, ESL/EFL, Ecology
How to Use the Create Program: Resource for Students Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project Arts - Media, Arts - Visual, Arts - Music, English/Language Arts
Environmental films by Grade Level laura nietzer of MY HERO Project Ecology
Online Educator Training with Links (PDF) laura nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4, 5-8, 9-12+
Links to Online Teacher Resources from Global Collaboration Conference Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8, 9-12+
LGBT History Month Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 9-12+ Social Studies,
World Space Week Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4,5-8,9-12+ Ecology,
Mental Health Awareness Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8,9-12+ Social Studies,
International Day of the Girl Child Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4,5-8,9-12+ Social Studies,
World Food Day Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4,5-8,9-12+ Social Studies,Ecology,
UN Disarmament Week Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8,9-12+ Social Studies,
Global Media & Information Literacy Week Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8,9-12+ English/Language Arts,Social Studies,
Native American Heritage Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8,9-12+ Social Studies,
International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8,9-12+ Social Studies,
International Education Week Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4,5-8,9-12+ English/Language Arts,Social Studies,
World Science Day for Peace and Development Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4,5-8,9-12+ Ecology,
World Kindness Day Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4,5-8,9-12+ Social Studies,
International Day for Tolerance Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project K-4,5-8,9-12+ Social Studies,
Universal Children's Day Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8,9-12+ Social Studies,
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 9-12+ Social Studies,
Georgia O'Keeffe Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8,9-12+ Arts - Visual,
Claude Monet Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8,9-12+ Arts - Visual,
Madeleine L’Engle Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8 English/Language Arts,
International Day for the Abolition of Slavery Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8,9-12+ Social Studies,
Human Rights Day Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8,9-12+ Social Studies,
US Bill of Rights Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8,9-12+ Social Studies,
International Migrants Day Lesson Plan Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project 5-8,9-12+ Social Studies,