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What is a Scale Drawing?
Scale drawings are an easy and plausible way to represent large things, such as roads and buildings, on paper. This tutorial explains what a scale drawing is and uses the example of a house to demonstrate how a scale drawing works. It does not explain how to solve the final proportion; however, that is not the objective of the video.
5 mins 6th - 12th Math 7 Views 26 Downloads
Middle and high schoolers re-create a magazine photo or other picture and make it into a drawing using pixels. This fun art project should be a hit with your charges! The materials needed to implement the lesson should be easy to get, and the results are spectacular.
7th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Intro to Drawing
6 mins 5th - Higher Ed Technology & Engineering 3 Views 2 Downloads
Visualizing Plane Figures and Square Units
Introduce learners to area and square units. They look at a bird's-eye view map of a school and answer questions about different buildings' areas. They draw squares and rectangles on a piece of graph paper and find the area of the shapes. A comprehensive instructional activity with a great, engaging opener!
3rd - 4th Math 14 Views 42 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Predicting Ground Water Flow
After background reading on ground and surface water is complete, young hydrologists create a water table contour map. The map displays the elevation of surrounding areas and requires that the cartologists draw contour lines and arrows to indicate direction of water flow.
9th - 11th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The Memory Box: Descriptive Writing
A great way to reinforce descriptive writing, this activity serves as an exploration of adjectives and sensory words. First, pupils describe a family tradition using as many sensory details as they can. Then, they try to draw a scene from a story using the details provided.
4th - 7th Language Arts 68 Views 509 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Five by Two
Help young mathematicians read and interpret numbers from 1 to 10 and sequence them correctly with this card game. Using a deck of cards and two to three classmates, have one player hand out ten cards to each gamer and then put the extra cards in a draw pile.
K Math 5 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Familiarize your class with folktales and hit Common Core standards along the way. Before reading the provided short story, readers practice drawing and supporting inferences and analyzing the point of view in two short exercises. They then read the story several times, focusing on different aspects of the text each time.
6th - 8th Language Arts 64 Views 66 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Adopt a Schoolyard Tree
Help young scientists connect with nature and learn about trees with a fun life science lesson. Heading out into the school yard, children choose a tree to adopt, taking measurements, writing descriptions, and drawing sketches of it in their science journals.
2nd - 5th Math 30 Views 19 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Oh, Baby! What Baby Animal Is That?
Parents and children tend to look alike, but they are also very different. Little learners examine the similarities and differences found in various adult/infant animal pairs. They discuss what full-grown and infant animals look like, and then play a matching game where they match adult animals to their babies.
K Science 14 Views 14 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Giving Thanks for Food and Farms
Sarah Stewart’s The Gardener and Food from Farms by Nancy Dickmann display the importance of community farms. After reading these short picture books, class members draw connections between farms and the food we eat each day.
K - 2nd Language Arts 4 Views 65 Downloads CCSS: Designed
2-Dimensional Shapes: Drawing Shapes
Some of the best practice with shape identification comes from drawing the figures first-hand. Young geometers draw nine two-dimensional shapes: rectangle, circle, square, pentagon, hexagon, octagon, triangle with three equal sides, triangle with two equal sides, and triangle with no equal sides.
2nd - 3rd Math 6 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Measure, Draw, and Classify Angles - Reteach 14.4
Learners use a protractor to draw, measure, and classify angles. They solve six problems total. Note that the angles all come from a set of three intersecting lines, making this ideal as an enrichment for those who are beyond investigating simple angles.
4th - 6th Math 16 Views 273 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
What does a seed need to grow into a plant? What is inside a seed? In a fun and engaging lesson, young scientists learn all about what it takes for a seed to become a plant as they listen to a story, examine the inside of a germinated seed, watch their own seeds sprout, and draw the steps of a seed's growth.
K - 1st Language Arts 38 Views 27 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Drawing Lewis Structures
In this drawing Lewis structures worksheet, young scholars read about the 5 steps taken to draw Lewis structures for atoms and molecules. These include identifying the valence electrons, placing pairs of electrons between atoms to be bonded, and moving unshared pairs of electrons so that each atom has eight electrons.
12th - Higher Ed Science 24 Views 49 Downloads
Problem Solving: Draw a Diagram
This problem solving PowerPoint presents a detailed, logical sequence of steps to follow in order to solve a story problem. The thinking processes described are given in text and represented by a visual model. After discussing the example, students draw a diagram and follow similar problem solving steps using a new story problem.
4th - 5th Language Arts 10 Views 77 Downloads