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Polar Regions: Arctic Adaptations and Global Impacts
Students examine the adaptive capabilities of animals and the effects of global warming on polar regions. They analyze a map, answer true or false discussion questions, conduct research, complete a handout, and research the International Polar Year, 2007-2009.
6th - 8th Science
Students brainstorm topics and categories that might be covered by the International Polar Year. After reading an article, they consider the subjects that are going to be studied there. Using the internet, they research a particular project and create an oral presentation to share their information with the class.
6th - 12th Science
Going into the Great North
Young scholars observe and investigate the areas included in the Great North. In this geography instructional activity, students observe a documentary based on the Great North. Later the young scholars will draw and identify countries within the arctic circle and the places inhabited by the Inuit and Saami people.
3rd - 5th Science
Learners explore molecular biology and techniques used to answer questions about genetics, biodiversity, ecology and marine organisms. In this molecular explorations lesson plan, students separate DNA from tissue samples, they learn about processes used for separating complex mixtures and they learn about restriction enzyme analysis.
9th - 12th Science
Underground Vault Protects World's Seeds
Students share ideas about keeping things safe, then read a news article about a huge vault built to store billions of seeds. For this current events lesson, the teacher introduces the article with a discussion and vocabulary activity, then students read the news report and participate in a class discussion.
2nd - 6th Science
A Tale of Two Frogs
Second graders locate Russia on a map or globe and work in pairs to complete the Map worksheet. They read the book, A Tale of Two Frogs stopping after page 15. They write an ending to the story and then read more of the book stopping after page 23 and again write an ending to the story.
2nd English Language Arts
World Climate Regions
Approach climate regions through this text-companion worksheet. Learners read about the different climates that exist around the world, taking notes and answering 6 short-answer comprehension questions as they read the selection. A graphic organizer is provided for notes, however it seems students may be expected to copy it into a notebook, since it is quite small.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
Explorers of the New World: Learning About Major Explorers of the New World
Students investigate the principal explorers of the New World and the contributions that they made to the European knowledge about America, the development of rivalries, and the effects on Native American cultures.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History