Lesson 1: Building Tools for Civic Discourse - 3 of 3 (Sample)
This lesson from Creating Democratic Classrooms helps students build empathy through storytelling. In a story exchange, students practice active listening skills as they first try to understand an experience through the storyteller's perspective, then retell it.
Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
Compare deliberative processes used by a wide variety of groups in various settings.