Car Maintenance and Repair Teacher Resources
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New Review Basic Automotive Maintenance (Part 1) - YouTube
Wish you knew more about car maintenance? Make sure your class members are prepared with this incredibly valuable knowledge, whether you're teaching an auto shop class or some other type of life skills course. Here you'll find a video that reviews some essential tasks of automotive maintenance, from how to check vital fluids to replacing an air filter or checking tire pressure.
7 mins 9th - 12th Technology & Engineering 6 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Exploring Linear Data
Math whizzes model linear data in a variety of settings that range from the cost of car repairs, to bike jumps, to drug dosages. Learners construct scatterplots, interpret data points, and trends. They figure out and write linear equations that fit the situations.
6th - 10th Math 42 Views 277 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Money and Inﬂation: A Functional Relationship
What is the difference between money and bartering, and how is money valued when considering inflation? Delve into the correlation between these fundamental components of economics with this detailed resource, which consists of reading materials, a worksheet, and great ideas for extension lessons.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 16 Views 12 Downloads CCSS: Designed
GDP: Does It Measure Up?
Here is resource that offers a very clear explanation for how economists measure economic growth by comparing real GDP over time. There is also an additional worksheet that details the expenditure method and four components for calculating GDP.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 34 Views 28 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Personal Financial Literacy: Saving and Investing
When should you save and when should you invest? In considering this question, your class members will also learn about such concepts as the time value of money, inflation, compounded interest, and income/growth investments. The resource also outlines an online stock market project in which learners work to make wise stock choices.
10th - 12th Math 8 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Economics Budget Project
Your class members will have the opportunity to practice the valuable skill of constructing a personal budget using real-world resources, such as a car advertisement and grocery list. They will take into consideration monthly and yearly pay, as well as reflect on the experience of balancing costs and income.
11th - 12th Math 11 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Buying New Stuff
Young spenders take a look at the best ways to save and spend money. This type of financial education is lacking in schools, so implementing this instructional activity would be of great value to your students. Things like bank checking account fees, amounts of interest on savings accounts, fees associated with credit cards, and the "cheapest" way to make purchases are all explored.
7th - 12th Math 18 Views 67 Downloads
Extra Credit: It’s No Fairy Tale
Students discuss their knowledge of payday loans and credit cards. In this Economics lesson, students complete a read an article and Q&A activity in groups, and play a vocabulary bingo game and a quiz game on payday loans. Students review a case study on payday loans and calculate the costs of credit usage.
9th - 12th Math 25 Views 165 Downloads
As the saying goes: there are no new stories. Standard 9 for reading literature in the Common Core addresses this fact and requires that students be able to analyze how authors use the themes, stories, and characters of earlier works. Like other lessons from this source, the instructional activity includes several pairings of texts that can be used to practice this skill with your class.
9th - 10th Language Arts 28 Views 43 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Senior Economics/Budget Project
What financial situations and decisions await young learners after they graduate from high school? This project allows class members to glimpse into the types of responsibilities they will have as adults, from considering job opportunities to determining the costs of banking, rent, transportation, utilities, etc.
11th - 12th Math 5 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Mastering the Present Perfect Tense
You have found a solid resource for covering the present perfect tense. Starting with explanation and examples, this resource moves quickly into a series of exercises that target specific elements of the present perfect tense. Scroll to the end to find present perfect tense FAQs and answer keys.
6th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Vehicle Comparison Shopping
This is part of a larger unit on cars (financing, insurance, budget, etc.). Before comparison shopping for their ideal car, teens fill out a survey on their transportation preferences. In related lessons, they consider financing, insurance, and car maintenance as they make their decision.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 17 Downloads
How to Use Context to Determine the Meaning of Words
Eschew obfuscation. Or at the very least, use context to determine the meaning of unfamiliar words. Strategies for using context are outlined in a short video that suggests looking for the definition in the sentence, for examples that may help, for synonyms or antonyms, or by substituting other words that keep the sense of the sentence.
6 mins 9th - 12th Language Arts 8 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Companies Racing to Build Electric Car
Learners examine how they use batteries, then read a news article about how cars are being designed to use batteries. In this current events lesson, the teacher introduces the article with a discussion and vocabulary activity, then students read the new report and participate in a think-pair-share discussion.
2nd - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 28 Downloads
Taxi: A Book Of City Words
First graders engage in a literature study that helps them to focus on the concepts of goods and services. They describe the various skills people may need at home, school, and work. Students create a map of businesses found in the city.
1st Language Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
Common Ground: A Therapy Dog Program Between Students And Older Adults
Students handle a therapy dog and take the school therapy dog to a local nursing home several times over the course of the school year. They complete a culminating project that focuses either on the entire experience or a specific resident.
7th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
After 6 Months of Financial Dieting
Explore the concept of financial planning by reading an article about 5 families and their plans to save money. Students discuss the progress each family made financially after three months, and then make their own financial plan.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 23 Downloads