Lesson 2: Deconstructing Armed Conflict

LESSON 2: DECONSTRUCTING ARMED CONFLICT

Goal: To analyze the causes and costs of war and armed conflict.

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Activity 2.1: The Roots of War and Peace

Meets MN social studies standards: 7.1.1.1.1, 8.4.3.14.1, 9.4.3.14.1, 9.4.3.14.2

Partially meets MN social studies standards: 7.4.4.19.1, 7.4.4.19.3, 7.4.4.20.4, 7.4.4.20.7, 7.4.4.22.3, 7.4.4.23.2, 8.4.3.14.6, 9.3.3.8.2, 9.3.3.8.3

Meets ELA for the social studies standards: Gr. 6-8, Standard 7

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Activity 2.2: War Stories

Meets MN social studies standards: 8.4.3.14.1, 8.4.3.14.6, 9.4.3.14.2

Partially meets MN social studies standards: 7.4.4.23.2, 8.4.3.14.5, 9.3.3.8.2, 9.3.3.8.3

Meets ELA for the social studies standards: Gr. 6-8, Standards 1, 2, 4, 6; Gr. 9-10, Standards 1, 2, 4; Gr. 11-12, Standard 2

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Activity 2.3: Roads to Peace: How Societies Heal from Conflict

Meets MN social studies standards: 7.1.1.1.1, 8.4.3.14.1, 9.4.3.14.2

Partially meets MN social studies standards: 8.1.5.12.1, 8.4.3.14.8

Meets ELA for the social studies standards: Gr. 6-8, Standards 2, 3, 4; Gr. 9-10, Standards 2, 4; Gr. 11-12, Standard 2