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"Youth Obesity: Schools Fight Back” Language Arts Lesson Plan
Kids fight obesity by comparing the USDA food intake suggestions to what they personally consume throughout the day. They watch a video, read texts, and explore related vocabulary which they use as they compose an oral presentation. Hand outs and video links are included.
7th - 12th Health 74 Views 292 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Technology for the Likes of Shakespeare and Poe
Grab a digital camera and your favorite story from Shakespeare or Poe. With those tools, your class will write an autobiographical story including sensory details, authors feelings, point of view, and dialogue. Learners will read, draft, and film original narrative stories to practice using creative thinking and the seven elements of story telling.
3rd - 5th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 42 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
A Trip Along the Alimentary Canal
Did my stomach make that noise? Explore the digestive system through a WebQuest and research project, ending in a visual display and presentation that classmates review for one another. Partners begin the WebQuest with a pre-quiz followed by research using given links.
4th - 7th Science 8 Views 97 Downloads
Behind the Camera
Scholars, in groups, gather information relating to community health care. Using video and digital cameras, they interview members of a health center staff. They then compile digital images, select music, and narrate a story about their health center.
5th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 7 Downloads
The Digital Camera
Pupils are introduced to the digital camera and all of its functions. In this digital camera lesson, students discover how to use a digital camera through the problem-based learning method. Pupils work in groups as they research the resources the teacher provides.
9th - 12th Technology & Engineering 4 Views 17 Downloads
Digital Video Lab Report
Students investigate the principles involved in a bead drop experiment and document the steps of the lab exercise with the production of a movie. Conclusions are drawn between the diameter and the rate of fall of beads in a viscous liquid.
3rd - 6th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads
Haptography: Digitizing our Sense of Touch
We have cameras to record what we see, but how can we record what we touch? Katherine Kuchenbecker, a mechanical engineering professor at the University of Pennsylvania, is working to answer exactly that question. Using sensitive instruments that measure acceleration, speed, and force, she can digitally recreate the texture of objects.
8 mins 9th - 12th Technology & Engineering 3 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Study digital and analog times on a clock with learners. They will use the Kidspiration template to create a digital and analog time display on the computer. They also display the correct times on both analog and digital clocks when the instructor calls out a time.
K - 2nd Math 3 Views 32 Downloads
Camp Add 'Em Up II
Appeal to multiple learning styles with an engaging introduction to skip counting by two. Youngsters watch part of a video; encourage them to get up and do the movements as they sing along. They begin shading in multiples of two on a hundreds chart (included) to observe visual patterns.
1st - 2nd Languages 3 Views 23 Downloads
Should Video Games be Regulated?
Persuade your pupils to take a stance on a variety of issues. Warm up with an activity that has class members walk to a yes or no sign based on their opinion. They then fill out a graphic organizer with persuasive arguments. After they are done practicing, writers evaluate information about video games, compose persuasive letters, and send final drafts of their letters to government officials.
6th - 8th Language Arts 32 Views 72 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
My Favorite Time of Day
First graders work with teacher to study how both digital and analog clocks look at certain hours. They draw the hands on the clock and write the digital time to the hour for specific times. They write a favorite activity and the hour it takes place using a word processing program which becomes a class book.
1st Math 5 Views 15 Downloads
A good lesson on place value awaits your young mathematicians. Working in pairs, they make models of whole numbers that show tens and ones. After a review of the ones and tens place values, they utilize unifix cubes on an educational software program to make their model illustrations.
1st Math 11 Views 57 Downloads
21st Century Social Skills
Explore communication techniques by using the latest video technology. In this special education lesson, students create a video discussing their own social goals for the future. Students utilize Flip Video cameras to document their behavior (autistic, and social anxiety disorders) and analyze ways to work through their disadvantages.
2nd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 28 Views 130 Downloads
Double Self Portrait
Students meet an artist who overcame learning and physical disabilities and became a successful artist. They use a digital camera to imitate the style of one artist; and explore the connection between the use of technology and art.
8th - 12th Technology & Engineering 3 Views 9 Downloads
Create a Video Poem
Collaborate to create a visual version of a poem using video. Before class, choose a poem to pick apart. Read it aloud and then analyze it in detail as a class. Assign a line or short section to each student to expand upon using a graphic organizer.
4th - 12th 21st Century Skills 12 Views 52 Downloads CCSS: Designed
How Much Does a Video Weigh?
No question is a silly question! Vsauce is a website that investigates strange questions. Founder and science educator, Michael Stevens, explains the value of the such questions to an audience and demonstrates by working through the answer to the question, "How much does a video weigh?
7 mins 6th - 12th Science 4 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable