Cause and effect, character traits, and critical thinking are the focus of this Conspiracy Theory Role Play Game. Students develop and define their beliefs and opinions, sort fact and fiction, use character trait role play cards, debate and argue their points of view, think about community responsibilities, question ethics and morals, and use cooperative learning to save planet Earth with this fun, educational, fact-based scenario about conspiracy theories.
Fact-Based Newspaper Article
Conspiracy Theory Scenario
Cause & Effect Worksheet
Conspiracy Theories Worksheet
Role Play Cards (optional directions are included)
Character Traits Handouts (Positive & Negative)
Character Reflection Sheet
Optional Writing and Illustrating Activity
Fact versus Fiction
Excellent for AP, dual credit, GT, homeschool groups, flipped classes, ELA, History/Social Studies, Journalism, Science, STEM, STEAM! Use for building and assessing cause and effect, character traits, critical thinking, facts, logic, time management, writing, working with research based information and citations of research materials. Meets CCSS and state ELA guidelines. Makes learning engaging and interactive.
Use with Circular Reporting for a complete lesson plan on how we believe and how media plays a role in what we believe.