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Planting Seeds Around the World
First graders discuss the book The Lorax and research what living things need. In this environmental lesson plan, 1st graders investigate how humans affect the growth of plants. Students conduct an experiment with sunflowers.
Point of View / Fact vs. Opinion
For 10 short passages, each from a different high-caliber story appropriate for secondary readers, scholars identify the point of view (first person, third person omniscient, or third person limited) and distinguish between fact and opinion in a selected sentence from the passage. Passages represent gender and some racial diversity among the authors quoted. Clean, correct form and consistent structure make this easily reproducible for even the most particular teacher.
Phonics: Long I and Long U
In this spelling long i and long u words worksheet, students read each sentence with an underlined word and choose the word with the same vowel sound as the underlined word. Students answer 10 multiple choice questions.
Students explore poison prevention. In this poison prevention lesson, students define poisons, and discover what poisons are and how they can harm people. Students hear different examples of posioning and view examples. Students do worksheets and take letters home to their parents about poisons.
Students investigate the significance of notable women in history. In this ancient civilizations lesson, students debate the importance of Cleopatra and other notable women after they conduct research about the women.
English Exercises: Reading Exercises - Snakebite Initiative
In this reading comprehension interactive worksheet, students read a news article entitled, "The Global Snakebite Initiative Is Working to Improve Treatment for Victims." They answer 5 multiple choice questions based on the reading. They submit their answers using the "Done" button.
The Alchemist Quiz
In this online interactive reading comprehension worksheet, students respond to 25 multiple choice questions about Coelho's The Alchemist. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
Being a Nationalistic Learner
Students define nationalism and keep a reflective journal on their learning about nationalism. In this nationalism lesson, students read a paragraph about nationalism and find words describing its meaning. Students analyze the language used to describe the topic.
Color and Spectrum
Students examine the spectra of light sources that have similar colors. For this light lesson students complete an activity using various lights in the classroom and discuss the colors and the heat generated.
Exercise #4: Rhymes
Can you think of a word that rhymes with spinach? What about purple? Encourage your class to play around with words and word sounds using this resource. Ten odd words are presented, and writers must brainstorm how they could create rhymes that use them. The examplegiven is not exactly convincing, so you might want to create your own.
As We See It: Little Rock Central High School
Students investigate the events of the 1950's, 60's, and 70's that occurred at Little Rock High School. They identify turning points in the progress of the school while relating them to the events of their own school experience.
Fifth graders analyze the relationships among characters in a story. In this language arts instructional activity, 5th graders read Maniac Magee and discuss how the relationships between the characters change throughout the story.
Rudyard Kipling's Rikki-Tikki-Tavi: Mixing Fact and Fiction
Students use interactive materials to study Rudyard Kipling's life and times. They read an illustrated version of his short story "Rikki-Tikki-Tavi." Students explore how Kipling effectively uses personification by mixing fact and fiction.
Irony Detectives Activity
In this irony learning exercise, students read "crime related" passages and use an answer sheet to determine type of irony and write an explanation.
Cinderella: Literacy Skills Packet
For this Cinderella worksheet packet, students can practice their literacy skills by unscrambling vocabulary words, doing a crossword puzzle, completing a story sequence activity, answering eight short answer questions, and completing one essay question. These five pages have a separate page for each activity. Answers included.
Compound Sentences Review
What is a compound sentence? After reviewing the text box with your middle schoolers, have them complete the practice opportunity that follows. Consider having them scan the text for coordinating conjunctions before they add any punctuation. They could highlight each coordinating conjunction to preview the sentences.
Create a Pet/Monster Creative Writing Activity
Pupils are instructed to create a monster in a paragraph or even a short story. This activity allows students to work with new vocabulary. It is also a good way to practice using verbs and adjectives in Spanish.
Young scholars study Sumatran Tigers using web and print resources. They visit zoo sites and read a Washington Post article to examine the life of this endangered species.
African Art: Ntan Drum
Students study African history, anthropology and culture using the lens of the art object, Ntan Drum. Lesson and instruction is differentiated for elementary, middle and high school students.
Students find the area of a sector. In this geometry lesson, students use the Pythagorean theorem to find the area of the pupil of a snake's eye. The problem and solution are provided on the printable worksheet, but no other activity or practice is available.