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Add Up To Four 2-Digit Numbers by Using Addition Facts and Friendly Numbers
Learning to recognize friendly numbers is a big step in developing fluency with addition. Looking at multiple real world examples, the instructor models how to rearrange addition number sentences and use friendly numbers to quickly and accurately find sums of multiple addends.
5 mins 1st - 3rd Math 7 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Respect for Intellect
Seventh graders participate in digital citizenship case studies involving intellectual property and copyright issues such as plagiarism, software installation, Web content and trademarks. They discuss ethical and unethical decisions about the case studies in the context of their homes and schools.
7th Social Studies & History 12 Views 52 Downloads
A video Review of the Year
Young scholars, after practicing narrative tenses for describing past events as well as practicing asking questions, produce a video Review of the Year. In extension, they condense their focus on subject matter after brainstorming what all happened at school during the year and begin to plan out their project.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Vocabulary Building Through Visualization of Word Meanings to Create Digital Art
Use online dictionaries to define vocabulary words and create a visualization of word meanings through digital art. Middle schoolers go online to define assigned vocabulary words. They visualize the meanings of the words in photo software and create a digital art product.
6th - 8th 21st Century Skills 32 Views 64 Downloads
Integrating Grammar and Literature through Digital Storytelling
Create digital stories to demonstrate knowledge of grammar, literature and technology. The grammar lesson incorporates sentence writing, grammar, literature, creating storyboards and producing a slide show.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 80 Downloads
Give Binary a Try!
Students apply binary code in software applications for computer engineers. In this binary code instructional activity, students read about binary code and its applications to computer engineers. They download software and read an online binary clock.
3rd - 12th Technology & Engineering 47 Views 74 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Rework, Reuse, Remix
Students discover how to judge whether something is protected by the "Fair Use" law by using the Four Points of Fair Use handout embedded in the plan. In this interesting and engaging lesson, students apply the four points of fair use to two case studies, a remixed video and a mash-up song, to judge whether or not they fall under fair use.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 12 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Inspiration®: Concept Map Creation
Creating a concept map not only helps learners organize their information, but it's fun, too! Although this resource is designed as a guide to use along with Inspiration® software, you may find the visuals useful on their own. Using the pre-made diagram, explore fantastic research tools with your class including symbols, text, images, hyperlinks, outlining, and even a multimedia presentation manager.
3rd - 12th 21st Century Skills 18 Views 184 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Mobile phones have become an integral part of many people's lives. Examine the role and impact of technology through a short video and related activities. Pupils share what they use their phones for before viewing the film. Class members discuss the film and respond to some specific questions listed in the resource.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Scholars of all ages can use the various tools of technology to construct and illustrate a story. Utilizing this resource, learners work with a partner to brainstorm and draft a story based on personal experience. They use computer skills that combine text, images, and voice recording to create a final draft of their story.
3rd - 12th Language Arts 20 Views 392 Downloads
Walking in Their Shoes
Students explore the challenges of those who have "learning disabilities." They develop a storyboard and create a video which depicts learning disabled students coping with life. Special effects are added to the video scenes, as well as titles and closing credits.
5th - 12th Language Arts 8 Views 25 Downloads
Learners listen to a read aloud of Stuart J. Murphy's book, Swimathon, while computing subtraction problems associated with the story. They problem solve using manipulatives as they practice three-digit subtraction including subtracting across zeros.
3rd - 4th Math 23 Views 114 Downloads
Documenting Child Labor in Nepal
Students explore the child labor practices in Nepal. Students research key elements to the problem. They identify the economic and social problems that exist in Nepal. Students use technology to create a documentary that shares what they have learned.
8th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Here is a very interesting topic that will really get the class thinking about gender, beauty, advertising, and digital photography. The class explores the ways digital images can be altered to change a person's appearance and how the people they see look far different than they do in real life.
3rd - 5th 21st Century Skills 55 Views 64 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Stand Up. . . Be InCtrl!
What is the difference between a bystander and an upstander? A collaborative project created through digital media will help the class understand that they can participate in an online community respectfully and responsibly. They consider the impact of cyberbullying and how their language or actions can impact others.
4th - 8th 21st Century Skills 108 Views 90 Downloads CCSS: Designed
The Making of the Fittest: The Birth and Death of Genes
After watching an engaging 13-minute video about the colorless blood of icefish, future ichthyologists examine icefish blood and non-icefish blood (blood samples are simulated with Karo syrup mixtures) to determine advantages of different blood viscosities in fish, depending on their habitat.
13 mins 8th - Higher Ed Science 15 Views 11 Downloads CCSS: Designed
The Origin of Species: Lizards in an Evolutionary Tree
Different islands in the Caribbean have very similar species of anole lizards, which each have their own place in the ecosystem. Researchers did several studies to determine whether the anoles evolved into the different species then migrated to the different islands or evolved independently on each island.
18 mins 6th - 12th Science 6 Views 4 Downloads
The Making of the Fittest: Natural Selection and Adaptation
The pocket mouse can be light brown like the sands of the desert, or dark brown like the volcanic lava flows that are interspersed throughout New Mexico's Valley of Fire. It seems that predators have weeded out light colored mice in this volcanic landscape.
10 mins 8th - Higher Ed Science 19 Views 14 Downloads CCSS: Designed