Hat Making Teacher Resources
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Paragraph Review: Topic Sentences and Supporting Details
Distinguishing between topic sentences and supporting details is the challenge presented here. Learners examine pairs of sentences and label one the topic sentence and the other a supporting detail sentence. The exercise could be used as extra practice or to check for understanding.
3rd - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Super Shapes Part 2 - Circles
Through the use of Internet, video, and hands-on activities, youngsters learn the parts and characteristics of a circle. This fantastic lesson has some excellent website activities included in the plan. Your kids will have a much greater understanding about circles once they've taken part in this lesson.
5th - 6th Math
Hold On to Your Hats
Elementary schoolers study the symbolism and influences found in advertising. First, they learn about the history and cultural significance of the Summer Official's Hat that was a symbol of status in ancient China. Then, they access websites where they view advertisements from two iconic American companies; McDonald's and Hello Kitty.
K - 5th English Language Arts
Dress for Success
Well that's an interesting hat! Kids consider the design, color and symbolism seen in an artifact from the Qing dynasty. The rationale for the instructional activity is to help them connect the idea that some objects represent social beliefs with aesthetic purpose.
K - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Acting Like a Third Grader (Part 1)
Third graders, after brainstorming the positive and negative types of behaviors, become aware of the right and wrong way to behave as a third grader. They perform a skit that demonstrates the skills and behaviors used by third grade students to succeed.
3rd English Language Arts
Young scholars investigate pirate life. In this cross curriculum art, P.E., math, and vocabulary development cross curriculum pirates lesson, students count treasure chests, construct pirate ships made of blocks, role play pirates in "pirate ship" made from an applicance box, draw treasure maps, and participate in many other pirate related projects.
Pre-K - K Visual & Performing Arts
Hawaii's Freshwater Animals - Species Report
Learners explore biology by creating a report for the class. In this oceanography lesson, students research and identify the survival characteristics of a list of freshwater animals by utilizing the Internet and library. Learners complete ocean species worksheets before creating a presentation based upon a specific freshwater animal.
4th - 5th Science
From the Hat’s Point of View
Here is a lesson designed for pre-schoolers and kindergartners that will pique their imaginations. They study images of a very interesting ceremonial hat from China's past called a Summer Official's Hat. These hats were worn by people of importance in the Chinese culture.
Pre-K - K English Language Arts
Benjamin Franklin's Many "Hats"
Learners examine Benjamin Franklin's contributions to the United States. For this Benjamin Franklin lesson, students analyze the sculpted depiction of Franklin by Hiram Powers. Learners also study Franklin's life, philosophy, and accomplishments.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
Winter Holiday Activities Extravaganza
Learners define culture and explore elements that are part of the custom or culture of a place. For this holiday lesson, students identify the cultures they participate in. Learners identify the differences in people's cultures. Students bring in food from various cultures.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History
Thanksgiving Art Lesson
Pupils explore holidays by creating artful hats in class. In this Thanksgiving lesson, students discuss the history of the important holiday and the people involved with the first Thanksgiving. Pupils create pilgrim style hats with construction paper and wear them for a class function.
1st - 4th Visual & Performing Arts
Students study the work of David Grisman and American blue grass music. In this blue grass music lesson plan, students research the origins of this music genre, and then participate in activities including researching oral traditions, play tunes, and writing their own music.
9th - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts
Fables Unit Lesson Plan
Students study fables in a broad context. In this literary lesson on fables, students define terms unique to them. Students use a variety of technological resources to gather and classify information into three categories. Students also share their information and add it to a class web created on the board.
3rd English Language Arts