Comparing Google Gemini’s Drafts

Why? This lesson empowers students to analyze AI-generated text, a skill critical in today’s information-rich world. They learn to identify strengths and limitations, fostering responsible AI use and critical thinking. By comparing and evaluating different AI outputs, students develop information literacy, questioning biases and seeking reliable sources. This equips them to navigate the complexities of […]

What Are Sorting Algorithms?

Why? This sorting algorithm lesson is instrumental in fostering AI literacy among students, providing a foundational understanding of how algorithms operate. Algorithms are a core component of AI, used to organize and process information. By grasping these sorting mechanisms, students gain insights into the inner workings of online platforms, enhancing their comprehension of how content […]

Generating Art with AI

Why? Because AI tools like MidJourney can assist in creating visually stunning artworks by manipulating existing images based on AI algorithms, they offer a fantastic medium for exploring art and fostering creativity in students. In this lesson, students are asked to brainstorm different visual themes or styles and use an AI to bring their artistic […]

Finding Your Writer’s Voice in the Age of AI

Why? One of the biggest impacts of recent AI developments is the technology’s ability to produce human-like writing, leaving many to question whether there will still be a place for human writing in the future. However, it’s important to remember that writing is about more than producing coherent sentences. This lesson is designed to help […]

Analyzing AI-Generated Essays

Why? In a digital age where AI tools increasingly assist in content creation, understanding the nuances, strengths, and weaknesses of such content is vital. This lesson empowers students to critically evaluate AI-written essays, refining their analytical skills and deepening their understanding of effective essay writing. Materials Needed Time needed  Computers with internet access  Whiteboard and […]

Analyzing AI-Generated Descriptions of Music History

Why? Our understanding and teaching of music history can sometimes be narrowly defined by dominant narratives. This lesson not only highlights potential biases in AI-generated content but also sparks a broader conversation on making music education more inclusive, ensuring students appreciate the rich tapestry of global musical traditions. Materials Needed Time needed  Computers with internet […]

AI Literacy in History Class

Why? This lesson is designed to help students develop the skills to critically evaluate AI-generated content, fostering an informed and discerning approach to both historical narratives and emerging technologies. Materials Needed Time needed  Computers with internet access Whiteboard and markers or other place to record student responses Worksheet with guiding questions (optional) 30 mins Objectives […]

AI and Media Literacy

Why? Because students are exposed to vast amounts of news and information in their daily lives and there is a rising potential for AI-generated content, it’s crucial to understand the nuances and implications of machine-authored news. This lesson enlightens students about the impact of tone on information absorption and helps them discern the authenticity and […]

What do AI Customer Service Bots Do?

Why? This lesson on creating and interacting with chatbots fosters critical thinking and problem-solving skills in students by immersing them in practical AI applications. It empowers students to explore real-world scenarios, understand the complexities of customer support, and enhances their communication and empathy skills. Moreover, it prepares them for the future job market, where AI […]

What Are Decision Tree Algorithms?

Why? This lesson equips students with an understanding of decision-making processes in technology, fostering critical thinking and digital literacy skills essential for navigating an increasingly AI-driven world. By learning about algorithms and decision trees, students gain insights into how everyday technologies make decisions, enhancing their ability to think logically, solve problems, and comprehend the ethical […]