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History of Flight Timeline Activity
Scholars are introduced to the significant events that led to the development of today's modern forms of air travel. They create a timeline to identify the vital events that are related to man's flight. In addition, they research various websites and gather information about the topic of flight.
1st - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 98 Downloads
Planning A Trip To Disneyland Or Disney World
Students, in groups, collect data to plan a trip to Disneyland or Disney World http://disney.com. They determine not only elapsed time and distance, but extend their problem solving to figuring meals, lodging, and air travel.
3rd - 5th 21st Century Skills 12 Views 35 Downloads
Planning a Trip to Disneyland Or Disney World, Part Two
Students, in groups, use data collected in the previous lesson to plan a trip to Disneyland or Disney World. Using skills they developed in the previous lessons, students determine meals, lodging, air travel, and incidentals.
3rd - 5th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 5 Downloads
Lesson 6: Crowded Skies
This is a treasure-trove of multimedia resources to help your scholars analyze transportation methods. They discuss different forms of movement, utilizing several infographics to spur conversation deeper and get visual learners engaged. A video on the future of air transport reveals the NextGen technology and why the FAA feels it is necessary.
5th - 12th Science 3 Views 15 Downloads
Things That Make Britain Great
Take a trip to Great Britain with this fun reading lesson! Young learners read an article about many famous attributes of Britain - 101 of them, to be exact - and finish several comprehension and grammar activities about what they have read.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 11 Views 19 Downloads
Students explore the emerging budget flight industry and the resulting increased competition among airlines. They compare a budget airline with a legacy carrier in terms of cost, corporate profile, flight statistics, amenities, and convenience.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 16 Downloads
Juan Trippe - Pan American Airlines - Reading Comprehension
Who is Juan Trippe? Have your learners read this short, three-paragraph passage and answer the four questions that follow. You could use this as a short reading comprehension quiz, or you could use this to introduce a unit on biographies.
5th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 45 Downloads
New Review Transportation Systems
Learners analyze the evolution of cultural attitudes through the lens of transportation, examining several artifacts, documents, and photographs. Topics covered include how American attitudes have influenced society's evolution into a car-dependent society, how transportation affects the availability of goods, and transportation for the future.
8th - 12th Science 21 Views 11 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Words in the News: Growth in Air Travel Harms Environment
Students discuss activities that they believe harm the environment. In groups, they match the new vocabulary words to their definitions. They read an article about environmental damage and answer questions.
6th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 28 Downloads
New Review Constitutionality of a Central Bank
Considering the expressed and implied powers of Congress, was it constitutional for the United States to establish the Second National Bank in the early nineteenth century? What is the constitutionality of the Federal Reserve System?
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 12 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Sound engineers investigate the structural design of a musical instrument, the recorder. They work in collaborative groups to choose an instrument to build out of everyday craft materials. It must be able to repeat a three-note sequence at least three times.
3rd - 12th Science 49 Views 55 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Globalization I - The Upside
Invite your learners to consider how technological advancements and increased trade and travel have affected the development of our world community, and the drastic shifts in culture and lifestyle that have occurred as a result of globalization.
11 mins 9th - 12th Social Studies & History 26 Views 17 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
HIV/AIDS in the United States
In the final of five lessons about HIV/AIDS, groups create presentations to share data about the infection rates in the United States, examining demographic and geographic trends over the past ten years. Depending on how much time you want to devote to the research, groups can either use the provided data exclusively, or do more research using the websites provided.
3rd - 12th Science 28 Views 20 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
In need of a probability resource that has it all? Take a look at a full textbook chapter on teaching and engaging learners in mathematical probability and data analysis. It begins with a teacher preparation section, and then moves into several multi-part lessons that include activities, tools, manipulatives, worksheets, and assessments.
3rd - 5th Math 68 Views 55 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Life-Cycle Thinking and Personal Carbon Footprint
A comprehensive lesson on product life cycle, energy consumption, and personal carbon footprint is described in this resource. Lead high school environmental science buffs through the complex process of product production and discussions on the environmental impact of the process and our government's policies.
8th - 12th Science 31 Views 26 Downloads
The Cost of Planning a Trip
Students discover the true cost of taking a vacation. In this budgeting lesson, students examine the cost of taking a vacation by breaking down each individual category and conducting pricing research. Students create a chart with their trip's information and present it to the rest of the class.
2nd - 4th Math 4 Views 14 Downloads
World Tourism Day
In this World Tourism Day worksheet, students complete activities such as read the passage, match the phrases, fill in the blanks, choose the correct word, multiple choice fill in, correct the spelling, put text in correct order, unscramble the sentences, take a survey, and write all about World Tourism Day.
5th - 10th English Language Development 31 Views 76 Downloads
New Review The Cultural Geography of Australia, Oceana, and Antarctica
What people groups originally settled in Australia and Oceania, and how do their geography and history affect the regions' cultural makeup? Here you'll find a traditional textbook chapter covering these topics, including informational text, comprehension and discussion questions, images, and map activities.
6th - 9th Social Studies & History 30 Views 16 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Engineering Air Traffic
Students work as air traffic controllers to read the radar and land 3 planes safely. In this engineering lesson, students use what they have learned about the principles and engineering and radar to land 3 planes then evaluate the current ATC system.
4th - 12th Science 15 Views 46 Downloads CCSS: Designed