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Thomas Eakins: Scenes From Modern Life Lesson 2: Studies in Motion
Learners investigate the motion studies of Thomas Eakins. They design motion studies as Eakins did using photography. They use digital photography to capture human motion and draw a representation.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
Humanities in Colonial and Revolutionary America
Students demonstrate dances of colonial America. In this colonial American activity, students learn forms of colonial social dancing including the Juba and Virginia Reel. Students examine the history of the 2 dances as well.
8th - 11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 11 Downloads
New Review The People Behind the Statistics
Invite your class to experience human rights situations first hand. Following an introduction to human rights, class members read statements and categorize them as a whole class. They then work in small groups to prepare a role play as well as solutions for their role-played issue.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 9 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
EXPLORING OUR HUMAN BODIES
Middle schoolers observe and investigate the human skeletal and muscle systems. They become aware of the versatility of movement as well as gain experience through the use of diagrams and hands on activities. An extensive vocabulary is covered within this activity too.
6th - 8th Science 5 Views 55 Downloads
Life Science: Exploring Our Human Bodies
Young scholars explore the concept of the human body. They complete a variety of activities concerning the function of various organs. They listen to their heartbeat with a stethoscope, examine how muscles work during a game of tag, and play a game in which they identify the bones of the body.
2nd - 4th Science 6 Views 31 Downloads
Human Body Systems
Seventh graders investigate the structure and function of body systems and their inter-relationships. They draw and label the major body systems, observe demonstrations of various body systems, define key vocabulary terms, and compare and contrast the various systems.
7th Science 35 Views 240 Downloads
Students study how natural selection may have favored bipedal locomotion in the hominid lineage. They observe how different animals move and how their feet are uniquely adapted to their movements. They design a mini-experiment where they are comparing how long it takes to complete the tasks.
9th - 12th Health 3 Views 9 Downloads
Inside Outside: Habitats and Human Organ Systems
Pupils examine the way habitats and human organ systems function. In groups, they role play the role of a government group assigned to determine if a settlement can make their home in a specific area. They must discover how humans and the environment might be effected if the area is settled.
4th - 5th Health 12 Views 45 Downloads
Our Skeletal System
Through a research project, learners explore the skeletal system. First, they name the purpose of the skeletal system, to provide support, protection, and movement. Then, they conduct research using the sites listed to find out information about a particular part of the skeletal system.
3rd Science 3 Views 16 Downloads
A New Life Convention
Learners create a presentation and package of materials based on their research to be presented at a fictional science conference. Given a specific scenario, students research various body systems and how they work in conjunction. Their findings are presented to the class at their science conference.
5th - 6th Science 9 Views 34 Downloads
The Legacy of Emerson and Thoreau
Eleventh graders are introduced to Transcendentalism through the writing of Emerson and Thoreau. They keep a journal in which they respond to quotes and prompts. Students write longer essays on conformity, being alone and a "field trip" to the woods.
11th Language Arts 7 Views 48 Downloads
The Jet Set: Alonzo King
Students study the life and work of Alonzo King to learn about choreography. In this dance history lesson, students read passages about Alonzo King and learn about choreography. Students learn about dance as a form of artistic expression, study Alonzo King's unique approach to dance, and learn basic performance aspects of dance.
5th - 7th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
Harriet Tubman: Dancing on the Freedom Trail
Students observe a dance interpretation about Harriet Tubman. In this art/social studies lesson, students explore how their emotions can be expressed through movement and create their own dance or dramatic interpretation.
K - 4th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 39 Downloads
Third Grade Canal Sciences Program Outline; Fossils and Organisms
Third graders investigate the habitats of different organisms and explain the various effects that disturb and alter the environment of plants and animals. In this scientific investigation lesson, 3rd graders recognize and apply scientific features such as scientific inquiry, observation, collecting analysis, and doing experiments.
3rd Science 3 Views 8 Downloads