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The Great Gatsby: Symbols
The eyes of Doctor T.J. Eckleburg. The Valley of Ashes, East and West Egg. The green light. Daisy (a forget-me-not, perhaps?). Symbols abound in The Great Gatsby and this activity asks groups to focus on the valley of ashes in Chapter 2 and other symbols Fitzgerald uses to develop his themes.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
An Elephant's Life
Here is an interesting worksheet that's all about elephants. In it, learners answer ten true-or-false questions about elephants, then respond to ten questions that come from a story about Daisy, the circus elephant. The questions should lead to some valuable discussion regarding the treatment of animals in circuses.
3rd - 4th Language Arts 6 Views 10 Downloads
Links in a Food Chain
Little ones make costumes and act out a rhyme in which there are daisies, bugs, wrens, snakes, and foxes that all interact in a food web. This would be a memorable activity for primary life scientists to participate in as a wrap-up to a basic ecosystems unit.
1st - 3rd Science 3 Views 7 Downloads
Floating Down a River
Writers incorporate pacing strategies in their own text after listening to the book Daisy Comes Home by Jan Brett. For this writing lesson, they recognize and identify the equal time given to each animal description in the book, and then they use this model as a guide to establish their own appropriate pacing as they develop a piece of writing.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Whole Child: Parenting Skills
Students and parents participate in a variety of activities intended to develop both the growth of the child and the parenting skills of the adult. They role-play daily activities, manipulate dough, discuss the rights and responsibilities of children, make construction paper daisies and write journal entries.
Higher Ed Social Studies & History 9 Views 37 Downloads
Daisyworld: Interactive On-line PC and Mac
Students use a JAVA interface to explore the Daisy World model to illustrate a mechanism through which - according to the Gaian hypothesis - biota might optimize their abiotic environment by means of negative feedback.
11th - Higher Ed Science 3 Views 3 Downloads
Here's a fine lesson that combines poetry with life sciences. Learners carefully listen to a poem that's all about a food chain. As the poem is read, learners name the producer, the herbivore, the carnivore, and the omnivore. Lots of terrific scientific discussion should result from the reading of this poem.
2nd - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 7 Downloads
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Have you ever wanted to tell a tyrannosuarus rex what to do? Here's your chance! Introduce youngsters to the world of computer programming with an easy and adorable game in which a dinosaur follows your every command.
K - 6th Technology & Engineering 4 Views 0 Downloads