Kayaking Teacher Resources
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Students examine the sport of white-water kayaking, the equipment needed to participate in the sport, and conduct research on international rivers popular to kayakers. They create a kayak and white-water course using a variety of craft and art materials.
4th - 6th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads
The Qayaq and the Iqyax
Young scholars evaluate water properties by completing worksheets in class. In this Alaskan culture lesson, students discuss the purpose of the kayak and how Alaskan residents created the device to travel safely through waves. Young scholars complete a worksheet about the kayak and create miniature model kayaks from arts and crafts.
K - 4th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Built for Waves
Students explore the origin and design of a traditional kayak. In this Alaskan culture lesson, students examine distinct people groups and their usage of the kayak. Students complete one short answer question and design a paper model of a kayak.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 9 Downloads
Canoe and Kayak
Students explore canoes and kayaks. In this canoe and kayak lesson, students research the history, parts, and sport of the canoe and kayak. Students then practice how to use a paddle for each boat, and go on a field trip in order to use both.
4th - Higher Ed Science 14 Views 8 Downloads
Kayaking At Blue Lake
Students complete pre reading, writing, and post reading activities for the book Kayaking At Blue Lake. In this guided reading lesson plan, students complete writing, go over vocabulary, answer short answer questions, have discussions, and more.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
The Zigzag Kayak Trip
Students complete pre reading, writing, and post reading activities for the book The Zigzag Kayak Trip. In this guided reading lesson plan, students complete writing, go over vocabulary, answer short answer questions, have discussions, and more.
2nd - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Students research different types of boats in various time periods and cultures. Then they locate photographs and information about construction details of one type of boat. Students also use their research as the basis for designing and modeling a 3-dimensional boat.
1st - 12th Social Studies & History 6 Views 11 Downloads
Beginning French speakers need oral practice! Create partner pairs and distribute a copy of this packet to each group. As partner A reads a question, partner B uses the picture clues to craft an answer. Then, partner B reads a question, and partner A responds.
6th - 8th Languages 3 Views 9 Downloads
Can You Canoe?
A neat handout immerses learners in the history of canoe making. After reading, small groups of mini engineers work to craft a canoe that will not be immersed! This is an ideal exercise in engineering design for your STEM curriculum or as an addition to a physical science lesson on buoyancy.
3rd - 7th Technology & Engineering 20 Views 38 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Study Guide for Island of the Blue Dolphins
Dive your class into a reading of Island of the Blue Dolphins with this in-depth study guide. Breaking the novel into three parts, the resource begins each section with a focus activity that identifies a specific theme or question to be addressed in the reading.
4th - 6th Language Arts 107 Views 114 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
A Good Boat is Hard To Find
Eighth graders design and construct a safe and efficient human powered watercraft that can be used on a trip on the Great Lakes. Students utilize math and measurement skills to design and cut the pieces for their boat. Working in groups, their boat is assembled and water tested.
8th Technology & Engineering 8 Views 18 Downloads
Practicing Reading Closely: Solving the Mystery: What's That Symbol?
What does the symbol on Tim’s shirt mean? The second lesson in an eight-part study of the Iroquois continues the reading of Cynthia O’Brien’s article, “The (Really) Great Law of Peace” that opens day one of the unit. Class members answer questions about the article using specific details recorded on their graphic organizers.
4th Language Arts 12 Views 24 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Julie of the Wolves
Have your class practice their comprehension skills using this resource. After reading Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George, learners engage in cause and effect activities, identify story elements and figurative language, and compare texts.
4th - 8th Language Arts 14 Views 303 Downloads
Whitewater Boy Scout Merit Badge Workbook
This Boy Scouts of America workbook provides 11 pages of short answer questions about whitewater safety, safety equipment, and boating rules. It includes questions about potential injuries and their treatment.
7th - 12th Physical Education 10 Views 30 Downloads
Multiplication Think Tac Toe
This fabulous and engaging resource has young mathematicians practicing multiplication skills, responding to real world scenarios, using critical thinking to problem solve and improving cross-disciplinary literacy skills all through a fun, game-like activity.
5th - 7th Math 60 Views 531 Downloads
Investigative Case - "Malama Keone'o'io"
Learners study techniques for conducting a local environmental assessment in an ecologically sensitive area. Identification of native plants and methodologies for sampling is taught in the classroom and then reinforced in the field. The module also includes a community awareness and conservation aspect.
12th - Higher Ed Science 3 Views 6 Downloads