- History teacher Charles Willis teaches a class entitled, "The History of Revere" at Revere High School in Massachusetts. As a part of their class discussion , he asked his students to share what characteristics they think make a strong community. Throughout the course, students examine this question in depth through reading and analyzing Revere's history.
- — serey (@SereyMorm)Fri, Apr 11 2014 15:41:53In my opinion, I feel like government is the most important characteristic of a community. This is b/c it keeps a community running #hisrev
- — Charles Willis (@mrwillis_205)Fri, Apr 11 2014 15:43:23Dylan: Family is most important to the community, because it gives people a starting point for morals and laws to live by #hisrev
- — Jess.go.with.it* (@jlogiudice_03)Fri, Apr 11 2014 15:44:02
- — Charles Willis (@mrwillis_205)Fri, Apr 11 2014 15:45:04Michael: Diversity is so important to our community, we have people from all over the world living here in Revere #hisrev
- — ceci (@xoxoCecilia_)Fri, Apr 11 2014 15:45:34To me the government is an important community characteristic because they make the community's decision and kind of make the people #hisrev
- — Marisa Verruto (@MarisaVerruto1)Fri, Apr 11 2014 15:46:01
- — Tori Coots (@ToriCoots)Fri, Apr 11 2014 15:47:43
- — Charles Willis (@mrwillis_205)Fri, Apr 11 2014 15:47:55Luis: education is the most important characteristics because without education there wouldn't be anybody good at what they do #hisrev
- — Amanda DeJesus (@amandaapleasex3)Fri, Apr 11 2014 15:49:09Education is the most important in the community because a good education system we are able to mold the young minds of our future. #hisrev
- Mr. Willis asked a series of questions to his students for further in-person, classroom discussion.
- — Charles Willis (@mrwillis_205)Fri, Apr 11 2014 16:10:54
- — Charles Willis (@mrwillis_205)Fri, Apr 11 2014 16:13:39
- — Charles Willis (@mrwillis_205)Fri, Apr 11 2014 16:14:30
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