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Social Studies

Meme History (Communism) Camp Style

Every day we'll analyze a popular internet meme for historical context relating to communism. This is a camp style class that meets 4x a week for 2 weeks.
Melissa Quijano M. Ed.
499 total reviews for this teacher
2 reviews for this class
Completed by 17 learners
  There are no upcoming classes.
Class
60 minutes
per class
4x per week
over 2 weeks
11-16
year olds
3-11
learners per class
per learner - per class

How does a "Multi-Day" course work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Description

Class Experience

Students will define communism. 
Students will develop analysis skills.
Students will identify the reasons countries become communist. 
Students will trace the USSR's involvement in the spread of communism.
Students will evaluate communism's impact and legacy on the world.  
Modern world history is my favorite subject, and I love teaching it. I also love memes that relate to history and current events. I have had success with using memes to teach in the past and I hope to expand upon this with this class. 
Students will create and present their own meme on communism on the last day of class. 
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
4 hours per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Although communism has never truly been executed, the economic and political systems that called themselves communist were responsible for some of the world's most horrific genocides and mass killings. Sometimes students inadvertently show a meme in class or on the classroom that uses bad language. 

Teacher

Melissa Quijano M. Ed.
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
Social studies with a twist
499 total reviews
351 completed classes

About Me

Hi! My name is Melissa Quijano (she/her) and I teach classes focused on history and fashion. Whether my classes are focused on the contemporary or the past, I want students to come away with a greater understanding of their culture and themselves.... 
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