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Estimating Concrete Volume
Young scholars identify rectangular volume calculations, and calculate using formula, concrete table, and calculator.
Mathematics Through Nutrition
Young scholars plan a meal including shopping, preparing and meal and serving it. They become aware of different foods from different ethnic backgrounds and describe the displays in the store and why the items are displayed as they are.
The Architecture of New England and the Southern Colonies as it Reflects the Changes in Colonial Life
Young scholars compare and contrast the various types of architecture in the Southern colonies. Using slides, they discuss how the homes were made and the materials used. In groups, they identify how the types of homes reflected the lifestyles of the colonists living in the Southern colonies.
Are You Balanced With Your Environment?
Students discuss the impact of not keeping the environment in balance for future generations. As a class, they are introduced to the concept of "Balance of Nature" and what it means. In groups, they research the role of trees and how to start a recycling program in their community. To end the lesson, they make their own compost pile and use the material to grow their own plants.
Accordion Book for Comparing Cultures
Fourth graders are introduced to the different cultural groups that have settled in Ohio. In groups, they research and describe the products and cultural practices of each group. Using the information, they create an accordion book for a quick reference guide to each group.
Production Work Sample
Eleventh graders practice reading a basic blueprint for a closet. Using the blueprint, they identify the parts, measure and cut the wood and square a wall. They review safety procedures and use hand tools to attach a track to a cement floor to complete the closet installation.
Career Planning and the Occupational Outlook Handbook
Students watch a demonstration on how to perform a proper internet search. Individually, they visit the Occupational Outlook Handbook and identify its purpose. They identify what professionals in a specific career do on the job and the requirements to hold the position.
Interior Design and Housing Makeover Project
Students are introduced to the elements of interior design. Using the these elements, they redesign an interior space and use proper colors. They summarize the elements of design and create color schemes for the interior and exterior of a house.
Learners use the graph and equation of a perimeter function to find characteristics that minimizes the perimeter of a rectangle. They comprehend that in business situations, such as packaging and city planning, minimizing perimeter is an effective way to reduce production expenses. Students go the Minimize Perimeter activity and explore the minimum perimeter of a rectangle with a fixed area.
Identifying the Principle Parts of Irregular Verbs
In this irregular verbs worksheet, students write the correct form of irregular verbs. Students identify the principle parts of given verbs. Students answer forty fill in the blank questions.
Topic 3.5 & 3.6: Linear Programming
In this linear programming worksheet, high schoolers define variables and write a system of inequalities for the given situation. They model the solution through graphing. This two-page worksheet contains six multi-step word problems.
Problem Solving: Reasonable Answers
In this finding reasonable answers practice worksheet, students sharpen their problem solving skills as they solve 6 story problems.
Bridges for All: Better Way
Young scholars explore organizations founded for the common good. In this character education lesson plan, students read about organizations that developed for the common good during the Civil War and Reconstruction. In small groups, young scholars present this information to the class.
Up on the Rooftop
Students evaluate the Lengths of rooftop Rafters. In this measurement lesson, students calculate the lengths, slope, and width of different rooftop rafters. Students collaboratively investigate the data and prepare a presentation to discuss their findings.
Accordion Book for Comparing Cultures
Fourth graders explore the culture and tradition of the settlers of Ohio. In this Ohio history lesson, 4th graders research Native Americans, European immigrants, Amish/Appalachian cultural groups, African-Americans, and other immigrant groups who settled Ohio. Students create accordion books based on their findings.
They're Only Children
Third graders compare how the lives of African American slave children differed from children's lives today. In this analysis of slavery lesson, 3rd graders evaluate and discuss the conditions of slavery in collaborative groups. Using information viewed and discussed over the prior two days, students create a poster project comparing their lives today to that of enslaved children.
Slavery in the Colonies
Students discuss the role slaves played in Virginia. For this history lesson, students identify the skills and characteristics slaves brought to Virginia during that time period. They also interpret eighteenth-century reading.
The Mormon Trail Through Iowa
Learners read selections from travel diaries and create their own travel diary. For this Mormon Trail through Iowa lesson, students discover background of the Mormon Trek of 1846 and discuss how a group may be persecuted for beliefs. Learners compare travel technology, topography, weather, and other factors that would assist or deter travelers.
Looking for Clues
Students infer the cause of a shipwreck based upon information about artifacts found in the wreck. In this marine archeology lesson, students use an inventory list to infer the cause of a shipwreck. Students discuss the maritime technology used in the nineteenth century.
Volunteers: Changing the World
Fourth graders explore the concept of volunteerism. In this Habitat for Humanity lesson, 4th graders read an interview with a Habitat for Humanity volunteer and discuss the impact of volunteerism. Students plan and implement projects to benefit their local Habitat for Humanity group.