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 […]

AI and Persuasion: Ethos, Pathos, and Logos Supports

Why? This lesson on ethos, pathos, and logos equips students with the foundational skills of persuasive communication, crucial for both academic and real-world contexts. Understanding these rhetorical strategies enables students to critically analyze arguments and craft more compelling, well-rounded presentations or essays. Using an AI chatbot helps students better understand technology and how it can […]

AI and Persuasion: Anticipating Objections

Why? A common element of persuasion is identifying possible objections or differing points of view, and then refuting or diminishing them. This lesson helps students with the challenging process of brainstorming likely objections. By mastering the skill of anticipating and addressing objections, students strengthen their own arguments and develop a deeper understanding of the topic […]

“Show, Don’t Tell”: Indirect Characterization with AI Images

Why? This lesson enriches students’ narrative writing skills by emphasizing the importance of “show, don’t tell,” a pivotal technique in engaging storytelling. It strengthens critical thinking and creativity, encouraging students to craft detailed, vivid character portrayals and analyze their peers’ work. Moreover, integrating AI image generation technology appeals to digital-native learners and visually demonstrates the […]

AI & Memes: Understanding Visual Humor

Why? This lesson immerses students in the rapidly evolving world of Artificial Intelligence, a field that is increasingly influential in many aspects of our lives. By exploring AI’s capabilities and limitations in image recognition and interpretation, students develop critical thinking skills, learning to navigate and analyze the intersection of technology and media. This lesson engages […]

The World in 25 People: Global Proportions with AI

Why? This lesson, which scales down global demographics to the number of students in a specific classroom, aided by AI-generated text, is useful for a holistic educational experience, applying in several classes, including social studies, geography, math/statistics, and sociology. It cultivates a deeper understanding of global diversity and cultural empathy. Students benefit from visualizing demographic […]

AI and the Economics of Prices

Why? Understanding the economics of pricing is useful for students as they navigate the world of consumerism, business, and personal finance. In this lesson, designed for a middle-school social studies course, we will explore pricing concepts with the help of generative AI. Using the analysis capabilities of AI, students will gain practical insights into how […]

Illustrating Step-by-Step Processesusing AI Image Generators

Why? This lesson introduces students to the practical applications of AI technology, building their AI literacy and understanding. This exposure to AI tools and their creative potential prepares students for the increasingly AI-driven world, where understanding and working with AI is a valuable skill. Furthermore, this lesson fosters critical thinking, creativity, and problem-solving abilities, as […]

Op-ed writing with AI

Why? Writing op-eds, or argumentative opinion articles, can be a great way for students to practice backing up their opinions with facts and reasoning. Often, one of the most challenging parts of op-ed writing can be acknowledging and responding to an opposing point of view, or counterargument. In this lesson, an AI chatbot like ChatGPT […]

Physical Education: Using AI to Enhance Fitness Routines

Why? The purpose of this lesson is to empower high school students with the skills to leverage technology, specifically AI, to enhance their physical fitness routines. By engaging in creating a tailored warm-up routine with AI assistance, participating in a mile run focused on building endurance, and subsequently reflecting on the experience, students will not […]