Code of Ethics Lesson Plan

Code of Ethics typed on retro typewriter perspective view.

Lavinia Visan


A new lesson plan to help students discover the principles underpinning the work of scientists and researchers by designing a class code of ethics.

Preparation: 10 min
Activity: 80 min

Age group
9-15 years

Learning outcomes
Students discover the principles that are the basis of the activity of a scientist/researcher, by designing the code of ethics of the class.

-Discover together what conduct is in scientific research
– Learn about the principles of scientific research
– They make the connection between their personality and that of a researcher
– They establish a valid code of ethics in their classroom activity

Scientific research, ethics, code, values, personality

Teaching method
Brainstorming, case study, the heuristic method.