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Combinations and Permutations
Ninth graders explore combinations and permutations. In this discrete mathematics lesson plan, 9th graders examine hypothetical situations to gain an understanding of the difference between a combination and a permutation. The lesson plan provides for differentiated instruction and uses real-world application problems.
9th Math 24 Views 108 Downloads
What role does geography play in the development of a culture? How does ancient Greek culture still influence civilization today? These and other questions are explored in a unit study of Ancient Greece. The overview of the unit provided in this resource includes the unit and lesson objectives, essential questions, links to daily plans, graphic organizers, timed activities, a vocabulary list, and differentiated instruction strategies.
9th Social Studies & History 69 Views 119 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Tuck Everlasting: UDL Team Lesson Plan
Students participate in a differentiated instructional activity about Tuck Everlasting. In this Tuck Everlasting instructional activity, students work on comprehension strategies that are leveled for their reading ability.
6th - 8th Language Arts 15 Views 109 Downloads
Fraction and Decimal Equivalency
Mathematicians make representations of fractional parts of a whole and learn that a decimal is another way to represent a fractional part. Understanding is extended by comparing and ordering fractions and decimals on a number line. This high-quality resoucre comes complete with student handouts.
3rd - 5th Math 140 Views 254 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Lyddie: An Instructional Unit Resource Guide
Katherine Paterson’s young adult novel Lyddie is the foundation of a differentiated instruction unit that not only explores the rise of industrialization and labor but women’s rights issues as well. The resource links, list of activities, assessment tools, and template for planning modifications make this a powerful teacher resource.
6th - 8th Language Arts 50 Views 89 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Are You Absolutely Sure of the Value? - Grade Seven
In a math journal, seventh graders address the questions of using variables and notation in real-world math problems. In groups, they arrange themselves in order of birthdate, then subtract the number of their month from seven (for July). These numbers become the integers for a number line investigation on absolute values.
6th - 8th Math 6 Views 274 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Comparing and Contrasting
Teach your third graders to compare and contrast literary elements in two different works on related topics. A pre-assessment activity asks young readers to identify story elements such as character, setting, plot, and main idea.
3rd Language Arts 69 Views 671 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Myths and Legends on Natural Disasters: Making Sense of Our World
Young scholars explore different natural and manmade disasters through a webquest. In this earth science lesson plan, students explain their causes. They also discuss how disasters affect society.
5th - 8th Science 43 Views 308 Downloads
Create a graphic autobiography integrating images and text. Working within the structure of the programs Comic Life and Photoshop, pupils integrate the Principles of Design. They focus on balance, rhythm, proportion, and text structure. The instructional activity provides assessment, differentiated instruction, and enrichment options.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 31 Downloads
Brick by Brick
Kindergarteners create an illustrated class book detailing their experiences creating adobe bricks and building a house that the Big Bad Wolf cannot blow down. Richly detailed, the lesson not only includes a recipe for Adobe bricks but also includes a discussion of man-made and natural materials, differentiated instruction support, extensions and connections.
K Language Arts 4 Views 77 Downloads
What's My Point: Persuasive Writing
Why do readers need to know an author’s purpose? How do you figure out what that purpose is? Guide your pupils through a series of activities that show them how to identify various techniques and structures used in persuasive writing. They then draft their own persuasive piece.
4th - 7th Language Arts 78 Views 1544 Downloads
Combinations and Permutations
Eighth graders test various hypothetical situations to gain knowledge of the difference between a combination and a permutation. They create lists and tree diagrams to assist them in organizing information. Pupils use counting techniques to determine numerical solutions for problems and situations involving combinations and permutations.
8th Math 15 Views 58 Downloads
Eighth graders analyze historical abolitionist speeches to gain knowledge of the social, economic and political effects of institutional racism and discrimination. They write an essay analyzing an abolitionist speech. Pupils write about the speech that they researched that an abolitionist gave.
8th Social Studies & History 5 Views 28 Downloads
Fraction and Decimal Equivalency - Grade Four
Investigate fraction and decimal equivalencies by using base-ten blocks and grid paper to determine the relationships. Your young mathematicians will compare and order the fractions and decimals to increase their understanding of the concepts.
4th - 5th Math 29 Views 383 Downloads