Election 2020 Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie: What do you know about the 2020 Election?  (Tap prior knowledge) What do you hope to learn? (Set goals)   During the Movie (Pause Points): Stop at the following times i...

Presidential Election Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   What do you know about Presidential Elections? (Tap prior knowledge) What would you like to learn about the election process? (Reflect; Set goals) During the Movie...

Voting Rights Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   What does it mean to have the right to vote? (Tap prior knowledge) What parts of the population have not always had the right to vote? What do you think was involved in...

Banking Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   What do you know about how banking works? (Tap prior knowledge) How do banks help people achieve financial goals? (Reflect)   During the Movie (Pause Points): ...

Court System Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   What comes to mind when you think of a courthouse? What is a reason someone may go to court?  (Tap prior knowledge)   What do you think is the difference betwee...

Citizenship Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   What are some of your rights as a US citizen? (Tap prior knowledge) Why do you think America is called a "melting pot"? (Predict)    During the Movie (Pause Po...

Branches of Government Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie: What do you think are the branches of the US Government? (Tap prior knowledge) Why might it be important to divide the power among the government’s three branches? (Make infere...

Graphs Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   When are graphs useful? (Tap prior knowledge) Why do you think there are so many different types of graphs? (Predict)   During the Movie (Pause Points): &nbsp...

Hackers Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   Have you known anyone whose computer has been hacked? What happened? (Tap prior knowledge) What do you think you can do to prevent being hacked? (Tap prior knowledge; I...

Invasive Species Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

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Before the Movie:   What do you think makes a species invasive? (Tap prior knowledge, Make predictions) What local plant or animal do you think may be invasive? (Tap prior knowledge)  &...