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Mathematics Reference Sheet
Triangles and prisms don't stand a chance when your learners use this handout full of the formulas they need to know about the different shapes. Area, volume, and surface formulas are all covered along with the standard measurement and weight conversions.
5th - 10th Math 5 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Getting Us From One Place to Another
Use maps of your local area to teach and connect to real-world applications of ratio reasoning and scale. Teach your young mathematicians how to convert measurements: an inch equals a certain amount of miles. Start out with a simple worksheet and a simple map and scaffold to real maps of your local area.
5th - 7th Math 15 Views 48 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Conversion Between Metric Units
Math scholars with a basic grasp on units of measure will appreciate this video. Sal breaks down the process needed to convert between metric units. He defines kilo, hecto, and deka than uses that framework to assist him in determining how many centiliters are in one dekaliter.
5 mins 5th - 7th Math 14 Views 65 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Grade 3 Literacy in Science: Animal Adaptations
I've always feel that the best lessons or units are ones that employ multiple content areas as a way to foster a complete topical understanding. Third graders research and study animal adaptations and then use their findings to write narratives that include scientific criterion.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 312 Views 345 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Central Conflict in Eagle Song (Revisit Chapter 1, Begin Chapter 2)
While continuing to read the book Eagle Song, your class learns to cite specific details when answering questions and to use context clues when encountering unknown words. Students begin by listening as the teacher reads aloud the first pages of chapter 2, before working in small groups to answer text-dependent questions using sticky notes to locate supporting evidence in the book.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 53 Views 27 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Proofs into Practice: The Pythagorean Theorem in the Real World
As an introduction to the lesson, learners verify the Pythagorean theorem with a hands-on proof. Then, pupils use the theorem to determine whether three side lengths could form a right triangle and choose one of two real-life situations to examine using the theorem.
8th - 12th Math 145 Views 213 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Why Do We Need Measurement Tools?
Why do we need standard measurement? Youngsters will listen to How Big is a Foot? by Rolf Myller, compare family member footprints cut out of paper, and conclude why standard measurement is important. They will also participate in a hands-on investigation of a variety of common measuring tools.
K - 2nd Science 58 Views 414 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Job Search: Body Language During Job Interviews
This may be a short and simple lesson, but it is really quite important. Help your upper graders get ready for interviews, work place communication, and life. They role-play to see and show the differences between good and bad body language.
11th - 12th 21st Century Skills 30 Views 51 Downloads
Our Solar System - Comparing Planetary Travel Distances
NASA presents a mini-unit on distances in our solar system. It incorporates scientific concepts of gravity, mass, density, and payload while your aspiring astronauts also employ mathematics skills. They calculate speed, they determine ratios and proportions, and they compare fractions, decimals, and percentages.
7th - 8th Math 15 Views 159 Downloads
Scale Model of the Solar System
Young scientists gain a better understanding of space, the solar system and its vastness by creating a scale model. Students first need to calculate the distance between each of the nine planets according to the size of their scale. This can be done using calculators and a conversion chart, however a conversion chart is not included in this resource.
6th Science 12 Views 92 Downloads
Cooking Up Something Good
Young scholars compare and convert units of measurement within the United States customary system and within the metric system by baking cookies. Students discuss how to double the cookie recipe, how to make only half of the recipe, and how to convert the recipe from standard to metric units of measurement.
6th - 8th Math 4 Views 53 Downloads
Ag Communications - One to One Communication
Explore the many aspects of communication and conversation. There are definitions and examples given to identify, explain, and understand the terminology of non-verbal communication. Helping the class become aware of the skills involved in communication may help them be better communicators.
7th - 12th Health 4 Views 17 Downloads
How Do You Use Dimensional Analysis to Convert Units on Both Parts of a Rate?
The video just before this lesson showed how to do unit analysis and rate conversions. This lesson also shows conversion of unit rates, feet, miles, seconds, hours. So pay attention and learn how to figure out how many feet per second the car is traveling.
7 mins 6th - 11th Math 10 Views 6 Downloads
Energy Resources: Where Are They and How Do We Get Them?
Future energy engineers visit several stations, each one dedicated to a different alternative source of energy. They describe how solar energy is converted into other forms of energy, the patterns of distribution of energy resources in the United States, and how these patterns of distribution are represented through maps.
5th - 8th Science 51 Views 302 Downloads
Foreign Exchange - Enrichment 7.5
Pupils review the table with currencies equivalents for the American dollar from the following countries: Australia, Great Britain, China, Canada, India, Japan, Kenya, and Mexico. They then answer the three questions using the currency conversion table and dividing the exchange rates to find the original prices in US dollars.
5th - 7th Math 3 Views 14 Downloads
Speaking and Listening Exercises
Welcome to the world of advertising! Use the conversation cards to get youngsters thinking about advertisements and why they're used. Then, encourage them to make advertisements of their own! The could make billboards, flyers, posters, banners.
5th - 7th Language Arts 3 Views 37 Downloads
ELD Lesson Planner: Smart Solution
Access your beginning, intermediate, and advanced learners' needs with this thorough lesson plan. The Houghton-Mifflin stories ("Pepita Talks Twice," "Poppa's New Pants," and "Ramona Quimby, Age 8") address vocabulary, grammatical forms, and and increasingly independent writing activities.
3rd English Language Development 29 Views 43 Downloads