Jules Verne Teacher Resources
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Finding the Main Idea: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
An excerpt from Jules Verne's 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea provides learners with an opportunity to practice their ability to identify the main idea and supporting details in a passage. The beautifully illustrated worksheet also has an answer sheet.
6th - 8th Language Arts 57 Views 199 Downloads
Students read and respond to science fiction literature, such as that written by Jules Verne. They research characteristics of deep-sea environments and use this information to design an underwater exploration apparatus. in addition, they consider basic scientific laws, engineering principles, properties of materials, and construction techniques in designing and problem-solving during their construction
1st - 12th Science 3 Views 3 Downloads
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Guide your class on an adventure 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea with this Hampton-Brown outline. It provides educators with a guide to increase reading comprehension, critical thinking, literary analysis, and reading strategies. This guideline includes a story map example, questions, and more!
4th - 6th Language Arts 21 Views 206 Downloads
Student study the USS Alligator, the United States' first submarine. They describe the United States' first submarine, the USS Alligator's technology in 1862 and its voyages. A nautical vocabulary list is included for student reference.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
Famous French People PowerPoint Project
How much do your French language learners know about famous francophones? Require your pupils to research and create PowerPoint presentations about well-known French people. This assignment page lays out requirements for a PowerPoint about a French person and includes research questions for student reference as well as a point breakdown.
9th - 12th Languages 8 Views 5 Downloads
Wings of Imagination
A ten-instructional activity study of the history of flight awaits you and your charges. Learners get to do all sorts of great activities: they construct hot air baloons and scale models of the Wright Brother's Flyer, develop an understanding of the physics behind flight, and analyze data from a series of experiments using other things that fly.
5th - 8th Science 12 Views 67 Downloads
Journeying to Create
Show a video clip that descripes how taking a journey can change a person's outlook on life. Learners write a paragraph about a place that uses imagery and tone to create a specfic effect. They evaluate their journal entries as well.
9th - 12th Language Arts 16 Views 69 Downloads
The War of the Worlds
Use this famous story to hook your class on science fiction. Learners read The War of the Worlds, by H.G. Wells, and engage in comprehension activities. They answer questions about prefixes and suffixes, analyze persuasive techniques, and make comparisons.
9th - 12th Language Arts 15 Views 56 Downloads
Space Shuttle Science
Students study the nomenclature, operation and purpose of America's Space Transportation system. They demonstrate how water can be broken down into its component gases of hydrogen and oxygen by electrolysis. They construct and use the apparatus to test for the presence of the gas carbon dioxide (C02).
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 9 Downloads
Nellie Bly's Newspaper Club: Introducing the Science of Writing
Young scholars evaluate a video about Nellie Bly, a famous reporter from the 19th century. They consider what makes a high-interest news article, write an essay in pairs and present it a literary tea.
4th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 23 Downloads
La Tour Eiffel- A History
Why was the Eiffel Tower built? When? What is its significance to the French people? Intermediate and early advanced French readers explore a page-long passage and complete the reading comprehension questions that follow. Consider posing an additional question to get your class writing.
9th - 11th Languages 3 Views 22 Downloads
Students work in groups to design, build, and test a submersible prototype. In this engineering lesson, students learn about the importance and design of submersible vessels and apply their knowledge by building one of their own. They spend a month on the project and demonstrate their finished product in a large aquarium or pool.
9th - 12th Technology & Engineering 3 Views 7 Downloads