Event Planning Teacher Resources
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Jurassic Park: The Science and Ethics of Genetic Engineering
Explore genetic engineering through an engaging "Jurassic Park" unit, which is an extensive use of a cross-curricular teaching event. Planned for AP Biology, English, and Calculus students, learners and teachers are involved for 4-6 weeks of study.
10th - 12th Science 18 Views 72 Downloads
Wild in the Schoolyard
Stake a few plots around the playground and conduct a scientific investigation! Budding scientists discuss what is alive, what is not, and what they think they'll find on the school playground. After a quick discussion, they head out side and collect items of interest found within the designated areas.
K Science 3 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Organize Ideas Chronologically for a Narrative
First things first. Before writing a personal narrative, young authors must plan out a sequence of events to include in the story. Learners accomplish this by imagining their topic as a movie playing in their mind's eye, moving step-by-step through the important events.
5 mins 3rd - 6th Language Arts 5 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
The Wright Quest
A very impressive lesson plan on the Wright brothers and their place in aviation history. Learners discover many fascinating facts about the Wright brothers and their trials and errors regarding flight. Best of all, they get to build a sled kite.
Pre-K - 6th Technology & Engineering 24 Views 42 Downloads
New Review A Case Study of Presidential Inaugurations: Kennedy and Obama
How do the inauguration ceremonies of a president-elect reflect the values of that president? This is the question presented to government students as they research and compare the inaugurations of John F. Kennedy in 1961 and President Barack H.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 4 Downloads
Event of the Century
Young scholars practice budgeting skills. In this event planning lesson, students plan all aspects of an event of their choosing. Young scholars establish a budget for the event and create portfolios that document their plans.
9th - 10th Social Studies & History 7 Views 18 Downloads
Lesson New Museum: Exploring the Building
Explore the possibilities of buildings, public spaces, and architectural design. Learners examine the work of SANAA architects Sejima & Nishizawa through background information, images, and guided class discussion. This lesson includes image links, a great vocabulary list, and excellent discussion questions that foster a critical understanding of art, space, and design.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Back to School Printables
Prepare your classroom for Back-to-School Night with this collection of printable displays. Including a Welcome Back sign, labels for classroom supplies, and table markers for a back-to-school buffet, this resource helps support teachers as they ring in another school year.
Pre-K - 6th Classroom Support 107 Views 97 Downloads
Learners analyze types of events, choose one to plan for appreciation event, determine committees necessary for planning and staging event, list duties of each committee, and place each committee function on timeline relative to date of event.
9th - Higher Ed Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Here Comes The… Bill
Young scholars share opinions about importance of milestone events they might host or attend. They then prepare estimated budgets for parties based on established budget totals, and compare their estimates against the real costs.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 10 Views 48 Downloads
And Now, A Word From Our Sponsor
Students act as groups of event planners to invent large entertainment events, determine appropriate sponsorship categories for them, identify potential sponsors within those categories, and pitch their ideas to those companies.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 22 Views 39 Downloads
Fourth graders investigate Canadians of diverse cultures and ethnic backgrounds. They describe the multicultural, multiracial and multi-ethnic character of Canadian society and take age-appropriate actions to demonstrate their responsibilities as citizens.
4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
Tolerance in Times of Trial
Young scholars view the treatment of people of Japanese and German descent during World War II. They explore the problems in assigning blame to populations during times of war. They identify modern examples of discrimination and stereotyping.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 20 Downloads
Proud to Be of Service
Students observe the National Day of Service and Remembrance. In this service learning lesson plan, students discuss the events of September 11, 2001. Students plan and implement their own service learning project in honor of American heroes.
K - 12th Language Arts 12 Views 86 Downloads
Students write a diary entry from the perspective of someone who was affected by the Hindenburg explosion. In this Hindenburg lesson plan, students learn the history behind the explosion, discuss the reactions of people, and discuss unexplained events.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 9 Downloads