Welcome to The Grim Educator!
I. Introduction to Terror Management Theory
1. Introductory Lesson Ideas for Villainification
2. Social Studies Heroes and Villains Lesson Plan
3. Textbook Analysis Lesson Ideas
4. Lesson Ideas for Canadian History
5. Hitler the Villain Lesson Plan
6. Comic-Related Lesson Ideas
7. Current Event Lesson Ideas
III. Fetishizing Evil
8. Teaching Genocide
9. Fetishizing Evil and the Holocaust
IV. Worldview Threat
10. In the Classroom
11. Worldview Threat Across Subject Areas
V. Teaching as Immortality
VI. Additional Becker and TMT Resources
12. Glossary of Key Becker & TMT Terms
13. Becker, TMT, and Existentialist Video Resources
The Ernest Becker Foundation has a lot of excellent information about Ernest Becker as well as Terror Management Theory.
The Order of the Good Death has a list of picture books for young children about death.
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