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What Are Erosion and Sediments?
Young scholars create experiments in class based on the erosion of Earth. In this erosion lesson, students perform a lab in class replicating the effects of erosion. Young scholars finally draw their own conclusions based on the research performed.
6th - 8th Science 18 Views 57 Downloads
Ninth graders explore linear functions. In this algebra I lesson, 9th graders collect, organize, and analyze data to create a fair or handicapped race. Eight students run a 50 meter dash and students develop a handicap system in which some runners get a head start in order to have all runners cross the finish line simultaneously.
9th Math 3 Views 7 Downloads
Hello Working World
Students participate in a simulation instructional activity about what their profession and life situation will be like while completing a "Hello Working World Worksheet." They talk about the pay scales for occupations. Next, they determine the monthly wage/salary for ten jobs, and determine what the taxes would be, before determining how different incomes affect living styles.
6th - 8th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 14 Downloads
Learning to Interview
Second graders watch simulated interview between the teacher and a student before they interview a classmate using the form provided. Next, they complete two interviews of family members at home. They focus on the concepts of ancestors and immigration, compile the interview data upon returning to class.
2nd Language Arts 6 Views 15 Downloads
New Review Predicting Whether the Weather is Good for the Garden
Can your class predict the weather? Show them how they can come close with a instructional activity about creating weather instruments, including weather vanes, barometers, wind socks, anemometers, and thermometers. Kids research weather patterns and collect weather data for two weeks before deciding when to plant their class garden.
4th Science 7 Views 5 Downloads
Mean and Standard Deviation
Get two activities with one instructional activity. The first instructional activity, is appropriate for grades 6-12 and takes about 20 minutes. It introduces the concept of measures of central tendency, primarily the mean, and discusses its uses as well as its limitations.
6th - 12th Math 45 Views 75 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Get Connected with Ohm's Law
Ideal for your electricity unit, especially with middle schoolers, this lesson gets engineers using multimeters in electrical circuits to explore the relationships among voltage, current, and resistance. Older learners may even plot data on graphs to see the E-I curves.
5th - 12th Science 133 Views 98 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Preservation at Mount Rushmore
Mt. Rushmore wasn't built in a day, but how long will it stick around? How quickly is it eroding and what causes the fastest weathering? Explore these questions and more in a fun, interactive lesson about the earth's natural processes of weathering and erosion.
5th - 9th Science 31 Views 32 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Market Basket SMART/ActivInspire Lesson Plan
This isn't your average lesson plan on inflation! Your learners will tackle these terms armed with detailed worksheets and exciting activities, from role play and an interactive PowerPoint presentation to designing their very own podcast on consumers, goods and services, and inflation rate.
9th - 12th Math 24 Views 21 Downloads CCSS: Designed
A (Ear) Budding Problem?
Here's a hot topic: increased incidents of injury while wearing ear buds! Middle school mathematicians display and summarize statistical data throughout this all-inclusive, Common-Core-related assignment. You will find a well-written lesson plan, handouts that include an article and data page, follow-up questions, and extension activities that combine to make the lesson complete.
6th - 8th Math 34 Views 108 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Are You Full of Hot Air?
Explore the concept of measuring and recording circumference. In this physical science and measurement lesson, young learners blow up balloons, measure the circumference, and record the data on an interactive graphing website.
2nd - 3rd 21st Century Skills 22 Views 43 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Arthropod Data Collection
Learners describe the life cycle of various bugs as well as their predators and feeding habits. The class participates in a discussion of the various methods scientists use to gather data including research and experiment. After gathering data of their own, students complete a worksheet describing the arthropod of their choice.
3rd - 5th Science 3 Views 16 Downloads
There's Perimeter in the School!
Start this engaging and kinesthetic activity by reviewing perimeter with scholars. You can use the interactive PowerPoint provided, but keep in mind there are punctuation issues and some confusing objectives. However, the practice problems at the end are excellent.
2nd - 4th Math 21 Views 111 Downloads CCSS: Designed
There is a Difference: Histograms vs. Bar Graphs
Raw data, sounds painful! Young analysts collect and analyze raw data sets. They explore information regarding political party affiliation and presidential age at inauguration. They use this data to construct frequency tables, histograms, and graphs.
6th - 8th Math 8 Views 51 Downloads