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Harriet Tubman Integrated Unit: Lesson 3
Students explore African spirituals. In this slavery instructional activity, students listen to and analyze the spiritual song "Wade in the Water" line by line. Students share their interpretations with their classmates.
3rd - 4th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 58 Downloads
In this music instructional activity, students read an excerpt about the choir, the oldest of all musical groups. They identify that human voices vary in pitch, some high and some low, making it possible to sing harmonies in different layers.
4th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 37 Views 97 Downloads
My Love and I - 2
Students sing the song "My Love And I" by Sonja Poorman and Berta Poorman in this Music lesson for the High School SSA choir. The lesson is part of a unit that can be used to aid the performance and practice of the song in a choir setting.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Inventions Over Time
Explore the inventions of the past with a project on ancient tools. After reading an article about hunting during the Archaic period, the Late Prehistoric period, and the Historic period, kids fill in a cause-and-effect chart about the ways hunting inventions helped ancient civilizations to develop.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 5 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Whip up a Storm of Writing Ideas
Need a key to unlock writer's block? Introduce your writers to four easy steps that will release them from their mental prison. The brainstorming learning exercise, designed to set free their imaginations, even has an answer key.
6 mins 7th - 12th Language Arts 14 Views 16 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
If Love Should Count You Worthy
Students sing "If Love Should Count You Worthy" by James Mulholland for SATB choir, horn, and piano and a version of "The Drinkin' Gourd" in this High School choir lesson. State and National standards for Music are emphasized.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 1 Download
And Nature Smiled
Students sing in small groups, and in the larger choral setting, portions of the song "And Nature Smiled" by Allen Koepke in this High School choir lesson. Emphasis is placed upon the use of legato lines, pure vowels, and choral tone.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Students practice sight-singing skills in this Choral lesson for the High School mixed-choir. Emphasis is placed on State and National Standards in the Arts and the song "Dirait-on", a piece by Morten Lauridson, based on the French poetry of Rilke.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 9 Views 31 Downloads
Working Together Digitally
Now that your kids know everything about the world around them, it's time to get them familiar with the importance of connecting and communicating with other people using digital technology. They engage in two different activities that help them reflect on all the ways technology helps them research, connect, collaborate, and create.
4th - 8th 21st Century Skills 52 Views 64 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Jews in America at the Time of Growth and Change: Forging New Frontiers
Tenth graders examine the role of Jewish Americans in the 1900s. They examing the changes in industry and inventions. They also identify how Jewish Americans changed society and religious organization.
10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Learning to Become: Time Out for Reflection
Learners explore the Filipino culture. In this cultural appreciation lesson plan, high schoolers listen to choric interpretations and read selections about Filipino culture. They discuss the selections, complete questions about reported speech, then write personal reflections based on the content of the lesson plan.
8th - 10th Language Arts 3 Views 24 Downloads
Parallel Structure - Exercise 6
Teachers who are looking for resources to reinforce the grammatical concept of Parallel Structure should enjoy this worksheet, and the accompanying interactive activities embedded in the sheet. Learners complete twenty sentences by maintaining parallel structure when adding new information to each sentence.
4th - 6th Language Arts 15 Views 53 Downloads
Personal Learning Plan
Setting goals, career exploration, and self-awareness are three major components found on the path to college. A wide variety of wonderful teaching tools are provided to help you facilitate an understanding of how simple it can be to plan out an academic career.
7th - 12th 21st Century Skills 223 Views 672 Downloads
New Review Sound Habits
Hear ye! Hear ye! Encourage your young keyboard/piano players to develop sound habits with a resource packet that introduces a dynamic learning method. The free sample lessons, part of a for-purchase program, are designed to be used in a group situation for children and their parents.
K - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 3 Downloads
New Review Instruments to Trace Color and Label
Handbells and castanets. Triangles and timpani. Trumpets and trombones. As part of their study of instruments, young musicians label, trace and color the parts of seven instruments. Also included in the resource packet are tracing worksheets and a word search activity.
K - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 9 Views 8 Downloads
The Poetry of Giving
Learn about philanthropy and poetic conventions with an inclusive lesson about Bill Gates. After learning about Mr. Gates' humanitarian efforts in the world, sixth graders use alliteration, onomatopoeia, rhyme, rhythm, and refrain in their own poems about philanthropy.
7th - 9th Language Arts 10 Views 37 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Quotation Station: Effectively Using Quotes in the Classroom
What fun! Thinking about thinking! Whether used as a bell ringer activity or to develop learners’ analytic skills, the 65 quotations contained in this packet are sure to develop metacognition skills. Each quote is listed by author, is accompanied by response questions, and suggestions for how to use the quote in the classroom.
8th - 12th Language Arts 78 Views 64 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Reflection and Evaluation
Fourth graders create a three-part performance of a song and evaluate their own performances using criteria they developed. In this musical critique lesson, 4th graders watch a video of a professional musical performance and write evaluations for it.
4th Language Arts 4 Views 13 Downloads
Sing it Well!
Students research world culture by collaborating on a performance with their class. In this harmony activity, students practice using singing techniques to accompany the voices of their classmates and create melodies from a list of different songs.
4th - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 21 Downloads