November 14, 2014
Uploaded a post with links to Hunger Games lesson plans and resources with a focus on social justice.
March 26, 2012
I added a post concerning the Hunger Games series with links to lessons plans and more maps.
September 2, 2010
Original post focusing on geography
If you’ve been under a rock for the last few years and haven’t heard, The Hunger Games trilogy is kind of a big deal. The books and movies have created quite a buzz. For my son, Harry Potter was a huge part of his growing up. But for many of today’s tweeners and teens, including my daughter, The Hunger Games series is the storyline that has been part of their growing up years.
And with the second movie coming out in a few months, you can take advantage of the intense interest to introduce a wide variety of social studies topics into your instruction. Geography. Regions. Governmental power. Civic disobedience. Propaganda. Economics. Supply and demand. The list seems endless.
But if you’re stuck a bit coming up with specifics, check out some of the lesson plans, resources, activities, and worksheets listed below: Read more