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      SHIC level 7 (advanced) - Cognitive Quirks

      SHIC level 7 (advanced) - Cognitive Quirks

      Human minds tend to err in predictable ways, but luckily we can learn to be aware of these quirks, and try to overcome them.This level will challenge us to take a closer look at our minds and what makes them tick. We’ll examine how and where we get things wrong, as well as why that matters if we want to make the world a better place.

      By SHIC

      SHIC level 6 - Effective fundraising

      SHIC level 6 - Effective fundraising

      This level is where learning meets doing. It’s time to start fundraising. You’ll do a quick review of the causes and specific high-impact charities we’ve covered, then move to vote on one organization. After learning some smart fundraising tactics, we’re handing it over to you and your collective imagination to raise money for your favourite charity.

      By SHIC

      SHIC level 5 - High-Impact Careers

      SHIC level 5 - High-Impact Careers

      How can you best help solve the world’s largest problems with your career? The classic idea of doing good can be surprisingly ineffective. In this level you’ll question traditional career advice, and learn about some surprising ways that you can make a huge impact.

      By SHIC

      SHIC level 4 - Threats to Humanity

      SHIC level 4 - Threats to Humanity

      The fate of humanity rests on your shoulders! This level tackles existential risks, also known as x-risks, which are threats to the whole of humanity. You’ll explore extreme climate change, nuclear weapons, pandemics, and threats from artificial intelligence. But it’s not all doom and gloom: you’ll also learn what you can do to reduce the chances of the apocalypse!

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      SHIC level 3 - Animal Rights

      SHIC level 3 - Animal Rights

      Starting with a classic thought experiment about moral dilemmas, this level aims to broaden your knowledge about issues affecting animals. You will be guided through an exploration of the philosophy surrounding our obligations to animals, including the ethics of eating meat. You’ll get a bird’s-eye view of humanity in a historical context, and critically discuss the best ways to reduce animal suffering.

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      SHIC level 2 - Rethinking Charity

      SHIC level 2 - Rethinking Charity

      Are we morally obligated to address global poverty? In Level 2 you’ll try a provoking thought experiment that will enlighten you about the true state of the world. Then you’ll see where your income will likely stand in relation to the global average, and ponder your charitable opportunities and obligations to the world.

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      Scattegories starter activity

      Scattegories starter activity

      Worksheet for start activity in which learners must pick a letter as a class and try and answer all the categories on the sheet with an answer starting with the chosen letter.

      By rkristina

      SHIC Level 1 - Smashing Preconceptions

      SHIC Level 1 - Smashing Preconceptions

      How can you improve the world without fully understanding it? This level will challenge your preconceptions about global poverty, provide an in-depth idea of what it truly means to be poor, and reveal information about how the world is changing. Through videos hosted by Hans Rosling, a highly respected Swedish medical doctor, academic and statistician, students will be introduced to new ways of thinking about critical issues and the misconceptions surrounding key global problems.

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      SHIC Level 0 - The Giving Game

      SHIC Level 0 - The Giving Game

      This is an introduction to high-impact charity, and is the best way to start the SHIC program. After learning about several charities, you and your group are tasked with selecting the one you deem as having the biggest impact. The difficulties involved in this task will demonstrate that you can’t necessarily rely on your intuition to choose a charity, and will give your group a taste of how evidence and analysis can, and should, be used to select a charity. This is a great stand-alone level and an excellent introduction to high-impact charity.

      By SHIC

      The Elementary Challenge

      The Elementary Challenge

      This presentation may be used as a starter or a plenary activity in a KS 3, 4 or 5 Science lesson. The Presentation has been updated to include recommendations by the IUPAC in 2017. The presentation consists of 10 challenges relating to the elements of the Periodic Table. Each challenge is constrained by an embedded 60 second timer to encourage pace and focus, access to a copy of the Periodic table is at the teachers discretion but would be appropriate for most ability levels. The whole presentation contains 10 activities with 34 slides with hyperlinks embedded throughout to ease navigation

      By 20JET12

      Stop The Broomstick! A Halloween Themed Interactive PowerPoint Team Game

      Stop The Broomstick! A Halloween Themed Interactive PowerPoint Team Game

      This is a preview version of a fun Halloween game based on 'Stop the Bus.' It is an interactive PowerPoint Game that can be played with the whole class or the whole school in assembly time. Please note that only the pictures denoted by a star can be played in this preview version. For details of the full game visit Stop The Broom! Halloween Themed Interactive PowerPoint Team Game Instructions Put pupils into teams of 2-4 Pupils take turns in choosing a picture. Click on the picture. Behind each picture is a letter. The letter will magically disappear so that pupils know the choices left. Pupils think of one item to go in each category beginning with that letter. A sheet for recording words is provided. Teams have 60 seconds to complete task. There is a timer on the slide. The witch will gradually disappear and the end of the 60 seconds culminates in a witch’s cackle. 'Happy' Halloween music plays in the background whilst pupils complete task. To return to the image page, click on letter on the top right-hand corner of each slide. If a team finishes before the 60 seconds, they shout “Stop the Broom!” Click on the slide to activate the witch’s cackle. Teams score 1 point if they have an appropriate item in the category. They get 2 points if no other team has that word. The length of time pupils have can be reduced or extended by altering the timing of the witch image. Other Halloween Resources Halloween Lesson / Assembly PowerPoint Presentation SIMPLE TEXT Halloween Lesson / Assembly PowerPoint Presentation Halloween PowerPoint Quiz - 50 Questions Halloween Themed Battleships Interactive PowerPoint Team Game Set of 14 Halloween Themed Differentiated Word Searches, Anagrams, Crosswords and Cryptograms/a>

      By Krazikas