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Biomimicry in Engineering
Take a look with your class at how nature supplies inspiration to engineers. In cooperative groups, youngsters research biomimicry and then develop a system that would help support people living on the moon. Each team also considers patent rights and presents their design to their peers.
3rd - 12th Science 28 Views 45 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The Achievements and Challenges of Zimbabwe
Here is an excellent set of five short lessons and activities intended to help learners not only gain an understand of current issues in Africa, but build critical thinking, synthesis, analysis, expository writing, research, and evaluation skills.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 6 Views 40 Downloads
Study and Test Taking Skills
Are your middle and high schoolers having trouble with tests? Do they need skills to improve reading comprehension? Take the time to teach some useful strategies for both. Working together as a class or in small groups, discuss study strategies, review the RRAP reading method, practice making a study plan, and then put it all to use!
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 124 Views 834 Downloads
Find The Capital Cities in the Crossword
Here is a challenging word search which requires pupils to find 33 capital cities of countries thoughout the world, then write down the name of the country next to its capital city. These two tasks would keep anyone busy for quite a while!
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Sixth graders research, study and identify a list of African countries and capitals and illustrate them on a blank map of Africa. They memorize a certain number of countries and their capitals along with whistles, pennies and other manipulative's to play a game called African Tag.
6th Social Studies & History 5 Views 24 Downloads
Bulldozers at the Door
Students investigate current event issues in Zimbabwe. In this global issues lesson, students visit selected Web sites to determine why thousands of citizens were evacuated from their homes. Students examine the bureaucratic upheaval and discuss how diplomacy may help remedy the situation.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Students, while using the strategy of identifying the main idea and supporting details, explore the three nonfiction selections of the lost worlds of Machu Picchu high in the Andes Mountains, Great Zimbabwe, and Anasazi. In addition, they determine how the author used evidence to reach conclusions.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 17 Views 56 Downloads
A Social Studies Unit on Sub-Saharan Africa
Young scholars examine the diversity of Sub-Saharan Africa. In this geography lesson plan, students identify day-to-day responsibilities/roles of African youth, compare rural and urban lifestyles in Africa, and compare daily life for adolescents in Africa with daily life in the U.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 30 Views 78 Downloads
Diverse Images of Africa
Students explore African diversity. In this African studies lesson plan, students are introduced to the diversity of Africa through images that they dissect and identify. Students describe Africa in a PowerPoint presentation using eight categories and a map of Africa.
6th - 7th Social Studies & History 3 Views 13 Downloads
Sixth graders explore the geography of the African continent by playing a game to memorize African countries and their capitals. In this African tag lesson, 6th graders are spread out in a playing area and the designated "it" students will chase the other students.
6th Physical Education 3 Views 5 Downloads
Privacy around the World
Eleventh graders examine how nations around the world restrict the privacy of their citizens. In this American Government instructional activity, 11th graders compare the freedoms of US citizens with those of people living in other nations.
11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads