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Move It! With Simple Machines
Students explore engineering by participating in a mechanical class activity. In this simple machines lesson, students identify many simple machines that allow them to perform tasks easily each day. Students collaborate in small groups and create their own inventions by utilizing wood, screws, tools, and other carpentry style materials.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 59 Views 184 Downloads
Woodwork Merit Badge Workbook
In this Boy Scout woodwork merit badge activity, students complete 4 pages of short answer questions that include a list of the first aid that would be needed for woodworking injuries. They write about safety procedures, how to tell if wood is ready to be worked with, and identify different types of wood.
5th - 7th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 14 Downloads
Boarding School vs. Day School Experiences
Students compare and contrast the lives of Hopi children that attend boarding school and those that attend day school. In this schools lesson plan, students understand changes over time as they look at these schools chronologically.
4th - 8th Social Studies & History 4 Views 20 Downloads
A Better Way
Students increase awareness of organizations that grew out of necessity and increased social consciousness during the Civil War and Reconstruction. They trace the origins of three organizations founded for the common good. They link organizations of the past and present.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
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.
K - 4th Science 17 Views 76 Downloads
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.
4th Social Studies & History 5 Views 23 Downloads
Career Planning and the Occupational Outlook Handbook
High schoolers 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.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 19 Downloads
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.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 35 Views 63 Downloads
Introduction to Multiplication
Students construct equivalent sets, skip count by twos, threes, fours, etc., combine the sets, and finally, multiply simple numbers. Each student use candy to construct sets, write multiplication algorithms, and solve simple multiplication problems.
2nd - 4th Math 12 Views 28 Downloads
Lesson 3: What Happens When a Bank Makes a Loan?
Learners role-play to show how bank loans made to people can have an impact on others in the community. In small groups, they analyze hypothetical loans, using flow charts or other diagrams to describe the probable impact of each.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 29 Downloads
Slavery in the Colonies
Students discuss the role slaves played in Virginia. In this history lesson, students identify the skills and characteristics slaves brought to Virginia during that time period. They also interpret eighteenth-century reading.
7th - 10th Social Studies & History 7 Views 23 Downloads
The Mormon Trail Through Iowa
Learners read selections from travel diaries and create their own travel diary. In 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.
6th - 8th Language Arts 5 Views 16 Downloads
Looking for Clues
Students infer the cause of a shipwreck based upon information about artifacts found in the wreck. In this marine archeology instructional activity, students use an inventory list to infer the cause of a shipwreck. Students discuss the maritime technology used in the nineteenth century.
5th - 6th Science 3 Views 20 Downloads
Volunteers: Changing the World
Fourth graders explore the concept of volunteerism. In this Habitat for Humanity instructional activity, 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.
4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Students examine the plight of child soldiers. In this militarization instructional activity, students study the practice of employing child soldiers to fight in Liberia. Students discuss the U.S. policy to disarm the child soldiers and discuss the implications that armed fighting must hold for children.
7th - 11th Social Studies & History 8 Views 12 Downloads
African Americans in the Maritime Trades
Students explore Civil Rights by analyzing U.S. history. In this African American workforce lesson, students discuss the history of African Americans in Baltimore and the need for steady work that formed. Students define vocabulary terms from the era and answer study questions about the tools that were used in maritime trades.
4th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads