Their Rightful Place in the Sun

Tiara Mahoney Paulino, Spanish, Ranson IB Middle School

Curriculum Unit (pdf)


This unit will focus on informing students about epigenetics and creating agency around students’ informing others. Using PSAs, letter-writing, and poster-making, students will educate others and advocate for change. Students will learn about epigenetics and some specific effects they can have on the brain. Then, students will use their knowledge to inform others and serve as agents for change.