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Cook-A-Doodle Doo! Lesson Plan
Students enjoy the excitement in the short story, Cook-A-Doodle-Doo! For this Cook-A-Doodle Doo! lesson plan, students work to tell the difference between fact and fiction, learn vocabulary, and compare and contrast different stories.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 12 Views 22 Downloads
Students will create a garden with specific fabrics to a set grid (p 73) to fit the pull-out pattern of the gate. This pattern will be transferred onto the foreground which in turn will be basted onto the garden. A hand needle-turn method will be used to sew the gate onto the garden.
11th - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Children Cooking at Home: Developing Opinions
Excerpts from a New York Times article about children cooking dinner for their family can lead learners to express opinions about taking on real life responsibilities. The story will prompt discussion, but add more questions directed at expressing and supporting opinions than the ones included here.
7th - 9th Health 5 Views 23 Downloads
Cooking Skills : Special Education
Using the microwave, boiling water for pasta, and using a knife to make a sandwich are all independent living skills. Prepare your special needs students for life by having them prepare three easy-to-cook items. Each skill is laid out as numbered steps, which is great for the learner and for you.
9th - 12th Health 108 Views 229 Downloads
The Voyages of James Cook
Students are introduced to explorer James Cook and explore some basic information. They watch and take notes as the teacher present the Cook overview. Students play Cook Jeopardy following the slideshow. They play Jeopardy to see how well they paid attention.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 4 Views 15 Downloads
Cooking Dinner (Thanksgiving)
American traditions of Thanksgiving come to life through culinary activities. Young chefs practice cooking a turkey and setting a table for a Thanksgiving family feast. They use math and reading skills to follow directions and measure ingredients accordingly.
Pre-K - 2nd Health 3 Views 49 Downloads
Baltimore Elegance - Basic Sewing
Students experience sewing by hand. They discover and demonstrate the techniques necessary to make the Crown of Cherries block, a pattern transfer, applique placement and needleturn applique and perfect circles. They also observe some dimensional circle options.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 6 Views 37 Downloads
Abbreviations, Substitutions, Equivalents, Cooking Terms
Learners review abbreviations of words used in recipes, acceptable substitutions of foods in recipes, standard equivalents of measurements and correct terminology of cooking terms through the use of written assignments.
6th - 12th Health 13 Views 63 Downloads
Reproductive System, day 1
Students examine the female and male reproductive system while describing names, purposes, and locations of reproductive organs. In this reproductive system lesson, students explain the functions of the parts of the female and male reproductive systems.
4th - 6th Health 19 Views 80 Downloads
The Ugly Vegetables: Veggie Wrap Sandwich
The Ugly Vegetables is a book that introduces young children to some of the lesser-known veggies. With healthy eating and Chinese cooking as the theme of the lesson plan, children will discuss how healthy food can stimulate the five senses.
K - 3rd Health 4 Views 5 Downloads