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You Can Bank on This: Budgeting
Students analyze a purchase by using a decision-making grid, then create a cost-benefit analysis of a decision. Given a certain amount of pretend money, students use two types of graphic organizers to decide what to buy.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
Predator Protector Game
Students take on the role of an Ocean Adventures expedition volunteer member and are charged with protecting three species of sharks from danger in order to defend the balance of nature in the ecosystem. They play an online game which asks them to describe the habitat, food web and ecosystem of the sharks.
6th - 10th Science 18 Views 73 Downloads
Lesson Plan: The State of the Union
Learners explore the state of the union. In this U.S. government lesson, students analyze the 1998 State of the Union address and write their own reactions to the speech as they take on personas of cabinet members and political party leadership.
8th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 12 Downloads
Rediscovering Forgotten Women Writers
Students investigate and report on an obscure woman writer. In this women's writer lesson, students research a woman whose writings are considered to be lost, out of print, or forgotten. They develop an oral presentation that includes a poster based on their research.
6th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
Imagine a Kelp Forest
Students write a story based on their research of the kelp forest. In this ecosystem lesson, students view a video and research the kelp forest ecosystem. They write a short story imagining the discovery of a new species in the kelp forest.
5th - 7th Science 3 Views 3 Downloads
And Then One Night, The Making of Dead Man Walking: Classroom Content
Students examine how art and music help to define and unify a social movement and also how they can function as symbols of protest. They watch KQED program And Then One Night: The Making of Dead Man Walking and discuss what happens when art takes on a social issue.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Art & Creativity
Students take notes on how to teach art. They determine if they are right or left brained and experience the frustration of teacher-directed art and trying to stay in the lines of a coloring book. They experience different art activities to develop creativity, ideas on art activities for children.
Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Creating A RESUME - Employment Skills
Learners discuss and create a resume. They are aware of basic employability qualities. Students complete a sample job application and create a personal resume. They listen to a speaker, lecture to them about how to apply for jobs.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 38 Downloads
Food and Nutrition
Students participate in an after school program that promotes decision making, cooperation, choosing healthy foods, recognizing and naming a variety of foods, state healthy benefits from eating healthy foods and involving oneself in physical activity.
K - 3rd Health 9 Views 54 Downloads
Identification of Career Choices
Student examine gender in career choices. In this career instructional activity, students are given a list of careers and asked to put them in groups of male. female, and neutral. Students also look through magazines and cut out pictures of people in nontraditional occupations.
6th - 8th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 49 Downloads
TIME: Hillary Rodham Clinton
Work on biographies and nonfiction text with this TIME Magazine article on Hillary Rodham Clinton. The article is short; at only five paragraphs, it could be a great reading comprehension activity or a model for a biography project.
7th - 10th Language Arts 7 Views 82 Downloads
Preamble to the Constitution Lesson
Students examine the Preamble of the United States Constitution. In this United States government lesson, students read the Preamble and investigate a passage from the Preamble. Students identify the meaning of the specific passage and illustrate a picture about the Preamble.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 37 Views 217 Downloads
A Climate Conundrum
After viewing a video and reading an article about the threatened turtles and tortises in The Amazon River area, collaborative groups create a poster or presentation about how we can help them. Several links to other related lesson plans can be found on this page.
5th - 8th Science 3 Views 3 Downloads
Learners consider the differences between egalitarian and traditional marriages. They analyze a series of video clips and mid-century advertisements looking for evidence of gender bias in marriage. Feminism, gender roles for women and men, and marital conflict are all discussed.
7th - 8th Social Studies & History 6 Views 7 Downloads
Why Juveniles Commit Crimes
High schoolers examine the reasons why juveniles commit crimes. As a class, they watch movies showing juveniles committing crims and discuss the impact on societies. They take a field trip to adult and juvenile courts and compare their procedures and rulings.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 20 Views 91 Downloads