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Fourth graders discover the country of Iceland. They investigate Iceland's history, culture, and geography using hands-on materials. They engage in a multi-day lesson. Each day focuses on a different aspect of Iceland. A most-impressive lesson which has everything you need to successfully-implement it.
4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 12 Downloads
Diving into Iceland's Genetic Pool
Investigate ethical issues surrounding the Decode project in Iceland. Middle and high schoolers take the positions of the Icelandic government, scientific researchers, and citizens and defend or refute the Decode project in a Reykjavik town hall meeting.
8th - 12th Language Arts 6 Views 109 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Icelandic Shopping kronur
Students, after demonstrating their ability to count change, recognize the correct amount of kronur for their imaginary purchase. They identify the differences between U.S. money and Icelandic kronur. Imaginary stores are set up for the students to be assigned roles to sell products and count various amounts of money.
1st - 2nd Math 3 Views 4 Downloads
Breaking News English: McDonald's Pulls Out of Iceland
In this English worksheet, students read "McDonald's Pulls Out of Iceland," and then respond to 1 essay, 47 fill in the blank, 7 short answer, 20 matching, and 10 true or false questions about the selection.
5th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
For this reading comprehension worksheet, students read a 6-paragraph article about the Iceland volcanic eruption that halted European transportation in 2010. Students respond to 5 short answer questions regarding the article. Vocabulary words and definitions are also included.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 46 Downloads
Teach and Learn: Journalism
Students read and discuss keypoints of the article, "Iceland to start hunting whales." They write in the style of newspaper reporters and order the information so that it tells the story from beginning to end with relevant detail
8th - 11th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
International Perspectives to Climate Change 2
A couple PowerPoint presentations are used to stimulate discussion about the perspectives of different countries on the issue of energy consumption. Afterward, they play a game in which each team is assigned a country, considers its economic growth model, and then compares it to the other countries.
8th - 12th Science 3 Views 4 Downloads
Paper Bag Puffins
Students identify common characteristics of the Iceland bird, Puffin. They explain and locate typical habitats of Puffins on the map or globe. Each group of students describe a basic day in the life of a Puffin (habitat, food, mating, migrating).
1st - 2nd Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
Students explore the Iceland volcanic eruption that halted European transportation in 2010. In this transportation activity, students read an article about the event and then discuss the impact of the event. Extension activity suggestions are included.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Mother Language Day
In this Mother Language Day worksheet, students complete activities such as reading a passage, matching phrases, fill in the blanks, choose the correct word, multiple choice, unscramble the words, sequencing, unscramble the sentences, write questions, take a survey, and writing.
5th - 10th Language Arts 10 Views 30 Downloads
Lesson Plan on Volcanoes
Fourth graders are able to label a diagram of a volcano with a least 3 of the following parts: the magma chamber, vents, dome, and caldarea. They break up into groups of four and design their own volvanoes using paper and drawing materials.
4th Social Studies & History 19 Views 67 Downloads
Worksheet 1: Geography Quiz
Students take a geography quiz and circle the multiple choice answer that answers each question correctly. The quiz is quite-challenging, and an atlas may be required to help the students. An answer sheet is provided.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 48 Views 274 Downloads