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Flying Fish Stabile
Students research the similarities and differences between stabiles and mobiles, and the physics principles embodied in each construction. They investigate different types of fish and their habitats, paying special attention to their unique body shapes and scale patterns.
1st - 6th Science 3 Views 1 Download
It's shark week! In this problem, young mathematically minded marine biologists need to study the fish population by analyzing data over time. The emphasis is on understanding the average rate of change of the population and drawing conclusions about the behavior of the function.
8th - 11th Math 23 Views 43 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Floating Fishes: How do Fishes Control Buoyancy?
Playing with balloons, water, oil, and bottles help put this lesson plan over the top! Participants use air-filled balloons in water tanks to experience gas compression. They also use oil-filled bottles to experiment with buoyancy. Included are detailed materials and procedures, helpful diagrams, a photo of the lab setup, and a plethora of critical-thinking questions.
7th - 12th Science 15 Views 55 Downloads
Carnival of the Animals and Aquarium and Magic Fish
Engage little learners in this moderately developed three-lesson unit on the composer Camille Saint-Saens and his piece "The Carnival of Animals." Each lesson includes a listening, discussion, and an art project to engage your class in understanding the music and the composer, while working on descriptive vocabulary and creative thinking skills.
1st Visual & Performing Arts 21 Views 91 Downloads
This is a fun way to reinforce place value. Learners color in 7 different fish, each fish will be 1 to 5 different colors, and each color is determined as they identify the number in the correct place value. For example, they color 163 green because the 6 is in the tens place.
2nd - 3rd Math 6 Views 54 Downloads
Fishing Adventures 2
This resource is part of a series which expects participants to be familiar with graphing inequalities on a number line. It is a word problem that asks your class to graph a discrete solution set and interpret it in the context of an equation.
6th - 9th Math 22 Views 19 Downloads CCSS: Designed
The Vietnam War & its Impact on American Society
Foster discussion in your advanced high school history class with primary sources from the Vietnam War era. After a timeline activity involving manipulatives, pupils get down to business analyzing and categorizing the document set. All of this work is in preparation for a fish bowl discussion and timed essay.
10th - 12th Language Arts 83 Views 75 Downloads CCSS: Designed
The volume of a fish tank is a rather important measure when it comes to building an aquarium for different species of fish. In this problem, your kids look at how many different ways they can make a fish tank of a specific volume, then they think about what different dimensions mean from a practical point of view.
5th - 7th Math 30 Views 50 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Fish Fashion 101
Students explore fish anatomy. In this fish anatomy and adaptation instructional activity, students define and identify the location of fish body parts. Students add these parts of a fish's anatomy to a life-sized fish costume worn by a student.
K - 2nd Science 11 Views 42 Downloads
Where Oh Where Have All the Fish Gone? Oh Where Oh Where Can They Be?
Students participate in an activity in which plain and peanut M&M's are used to represent a community of fish. They role-play different scenarios that depict fishing practices by eating or discarding certain M&M's.
2nd - 4th Science 6 Views 49 Downloads
Paper Clay Fish Sculpture
Why not get creative and use paper clay to create colorful fish sculptures? All the steps needed to complete this activity are included. Your class will sculpt beautiful fish while exploring color, shape, and creative thinking. Use these fish in an ocean mural, as class decoration, or model them after fish you've read about in class.
3rd - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Which Fish Where?
Here is a lesson outline that prompts elementary young scholars to graph and analyze data regarding fish caught along the Hudson River. They will review vocabulary and complete 2 worksheets which can be accessed by clicking on the provided links.
4th - 6th Science 3 Views 3 Downloads
Fish Tanks: Volume and Surface Area
Given a very realistic challenge, your young geometers design residential fish tanks in rectangular and triangular prism shapes. They compute the volume of water each will hold. They also determine the size of plastic covers for each glass surface, and the amount of paper needed to wrap the entire product.
5th - 7th Math 9 Views 120 Downloads
Crazy Fish Camp
Students participate in a activity that reviews the importance of fishing for people who live as natives in Alaska. The game is played in order to unwrap an object that represents the fish in a short amount of time. The object is to open the wrapping under the time limit or the fastest.
K - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Coral Reef Fish Survey Simulation
With a discussion and a brief film, introduce populations. Using paper fish models, your class participates in a simulation in which they survey numbers of fish. As a class, they tally up the different types. The challenge with this instructional activity is finding the time to cut out a myriad of paper fish.
2nd - 5th Science 8 Views 12 Downloads
Under the Sea
Tropical fish are a great subject for any art project, they are colorful, interesting, and can go along with under water themed stories read in class, learner written narratives, or Marine Biology units. This set of instructions will assist you in teaching your class how to create thoughtful tropical fish paintings using various watercolor techniques.
4th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About: Invertebrates
Not everything you want to teach about invertebrates is included in this PowerPoint, but everything you may want to teach about fish is. Details, details, details! After a brief introduction to phylum Chordata, junior icthyologists learn about fish respiration, motility, feeding, and reproduction.
9th - 12th Science 10 Views 13 Downloads