ISTE Student Standard: 2c: Intellectual property rights
This activity requires students to compare equations to algorithms in the context of copyright and patent law.
A lesson from Common Sense Education: With so much information at our fingertips, students learn what it means to “give credit” when using content they find online. Taking on the role of a detective, students learn why it’s important to give credit and the right ways to do it when … Continued
As part of a lesson on universal themes, teachers can assign each student a theme (e.g., falling in love, losing a loved one, good vs. bad, coming of age, power & corruption, etc.). Next, students must locate a certain number of online/digital artifacts (e.g., images, text, and videos) that are … Continued
This activity requires students to compare equations to algorithms in the context of copyright and patent law. To begin, teachers have students review the definitions and examples of algorithms and equations. Next, teachers have students look for famous examples of algorithms and equations, and they can share those examples on … Continued