Teacher Resources/Lesson Plans Using the CIA Web Site

The CIA Web Site has a wide range of information and lesson plans that can be incorporated into the classroom at any grade level. These plans emphasize communication and problem solving. Lesson plans include activities for problem solving, gathering and analyzing information, and dispelling myths. Other topics include Intelligenceu2019s role in the war, codes and code-breaking, and the importance of accurate communication.

Standards & Objectives

Academic standards
CLE 3003.4.2
Gather relevant information from a variety of print and electronic sources, as well as from direct observation, interviews, and surveys.
CLE 3003.4.3
Make distinctions about the credibility, reliability, consistency, strengths, and limitations of resources, including information gathered from websites.
CLE 3003.6.1
Comprehend and summarize the main ideas of complex informational texts and determine the essential elements that elaborate them.
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Lesson Variations

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