Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Adopted and Proclaimed by the General Assembly of the United Nations, 1948


Essential questions:
What are human rights?
Which human rights are not being honored in my community or in my world today?

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights: ENGLISH. Click here.
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights: Plain English Language Version. Click here.
Declaración Universal de Derechos Humanos: español. Click here.

Human Rights Questions and Answers (United Nations). Click here.

Assignment Information


Complete Assignment


Assignment Rubric


Project Calendar


Parent Information Letter for library students


Parent Information Letter for computer students


WIKI instructions


Voicethread intructions



Mr. Feeley's model research wiki: http://humanrightsfeeley.wikispaces.com/


Mr. Feeley model voicethread: Click here

OR
View in this frame.


Recommended/Approved Resources


ABC-CLIO
ABC-CLIO American History http://americanhistory.abc-clio.com
ABC-CLIO World History: The Modern Era http://worldhistory.abc-clio.com

Encyclopedia Britannica Online School Edition K-12 http://school.eb.com/

Gale Databases http://www.accessmyschool.com/cps/
  • Gale Subjects in Context - citations provided; listening feature
  • DISCovering Collection - citations provided; Spanish translation available
  • Student Resource Center Junior
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library

Newsbank http://www.infoweb.newsbank.com
The electronic editions of record for valuable local, regional, and national U.S. newspapers - all in one easy-to-search database.

Safari Montage: Visual Learning Service on Demand
http://cpsondemandk8.cps.k12.il.us/SAFARI/montage/login.php
  • Select Inter-American Magnet School
  • Sign in using your First Class username and password


Google.com
http://www.google.com/
  • Narrow your searches by using Timeline or Wonder Wheel features (under "More Search Tools") or the Advanced Search option


Human Rights Organizations


United Nations Cyber Schoolbus- Global Teaching and Learning Project: http://cyberschoolbus.un.org/

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF): http://www.unicef.org/

United Nations Development Programme: http://www.undp.org/

United Nations Cultural Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO): http://www.unesco.org/new/en/unesco/

International Labour Organisation: http://www.ilo.org/global/lang--en/index.htm

Amnesty International: http://www.amnesty.org/

International Committee of the Red Cross: http://www.icrc.org/

Human Rights Watch: http://www.hrw.org/

Tools:


Wikispaces.com http://www.wikispaces.com

Voicethread.com http://voicethread.com/

Citation Machine http://citationmachine.net/

Website Evaluation: Who? What? When? Where? Why?
Website Evaluation Checklist: http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/TeachingLib/Guides/Internet/EvalForm_General_Barker.pdf
Website Evaluation Checklist PDF Version:



Library Group (M, T, Th, F in library, W in gym class)


1. Anthony & Kimi
Article 3
**http://iamsgroup1.wikispaces.com/**
Voicethread. Click here.


2.Manuel & Juan
Article 3
http://iamsgroup2.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.


3. Emilia & Iliana
Article 4
http://iamsgroup3.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.



4.Alex & Martina
Article 24
**http://iamsgroup4.wikispaces.com/**
Voicethread. Click here.


5. Pablo & Roberto
Article 16
http://iamsgroup5.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.


6. Eric & Jennifer
Article 2
http://iamsgruop6.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.


7. Balvino & Eva
Article 23
http://iamsgroup7.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.


8. Alejandra & Zaira
Article 7
http://iamsgroup8.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.


9. Hannah & Isaia
Article 5
http://iamsgroup9.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.



10. Ana & Diana
Article 13
http://iamsgroup10.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.


11. Semira & Karina
Article 18
http://iamsgroup11.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.


Computer Group (M, T, W, F in computer lab; Th in gym class)


1. Gustavo & Jonathan
Article 1
http://humanrightsarticle1.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.



2. Viviana & Pamela
Article 9
http://humanrights2.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.

3. Evelyn & Larissa
Article 13
http://iamsgroup3a.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.


4. Jorge & Luis G.
Article 11
http://article11.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.


5. Bri'Anna S. & Carolina
Article 20
http://humanrightsarticle20.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.


6. Caliani & Michelle
Article 25
http://humanrightsarticle25.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.


7. Endre & Adrian
Article 5
http://humanrightsarticle5.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.


8. Richard & Jimmy
Article 2
http://humanrightsarticle2.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.


9. Alondra & Maria
Article 3
http://iamsgroup9.wikispaces.com/
Voicethred. Click here.


10. Carlos & Olivia
Article 4
http://humanrightsarticle4.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.


11. Angelo & Wilian
Article 19
http://humanrightsarticle19.wikispaces.com/
Voicethread. Click here.