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The End of "Old World" Parochialism: Around the World and Back Again
Students examine the relationship between the movement of people and the movement of flora and fauna. They discover how the introduction of new fauna affected the region. They also examine the Columbian Exchange and its long-lasting effects.
9th - 10th Science 3 Views 15 Downloads
Literature of the Islands and the Sea
Students read an age-appropriate novel in which an island setting plays an important role from a provided list. This will help them understand life on an island. They will analyze the plot, theme, characterization, setting, and style of the book.
4th - 12th Science 3 Views 83 Downloads
Using Science Fiction To Understand Biological Concepts
Students read and discuss," The Andromeda Strain" by Michael Crichton and complete a short writing exercise as a warm-up for a longer piece of science fiction writing. They choose a topic and create a science fiction short story such as, "The Day Diffusion Stopped".
9th - 12th Language Arts 8 Views 24 Downloads
Gulliver's Travels Literature Lesson Plan
Students examine the effects scientific advances have on society through reading literature. Students compare other novels that contains warnings about the misuse of science to Gulliver's Travels and conduct research and create posters demonstrating what they've learned.
9th - 12th Language Arts 20 Views 39 Downloads
Students create a poster in which they discuss literature that warns against the abuse of science. In this Gulliver's Travels instructional activity, students research the author's views of science and technology and how science affects human society.
10th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Deep Sea Communities II ~ Diversity of the Deep
Marine biologists gather abundance data for different marine species from an Excel spreadsheet. They calculate species richness, total number of individuals, and relative abundance for each species in the table. Using the Shannon-Wiener index of diversity, they also determine the Pielou's species evenness.
9th - 12th Science 9 Views 13 Downloads
Underwater Dream Machine
Students investigate the concept of an underwater submarine while viewing a program with information about World War II U-boats. They answer key questions after the viewing of the program using student created notes. A summary of the video is given in the lesson plan.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Practice: Navigate and Explore the Digital Library
Eighth graders use the internet to explore and navigate through a digital library. They work alone or in pairs to search categories such as title, subject, and country. Students use the website library to find answers to given questions on a worksheet.
8th Language Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads