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Discover the concept of fractions by using fruit as a model. Scholars discover fractions are part of a whole, similar to the pieces of fruit which are placed in front of them. They then cut up several different types of fruit and discuss what fraction is left before they eat them.
3rd - 5th Math 41 Views 544 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Be the Kiwi: Web Quest
Students demonstrate their own uniqueness in a poster, brochure, banner, or other visual manner. In this uniqueness lesson, students determine characteristics that make the kiwi, heroes, and the country of New Zealand unique. Students complete a Web Quest and discuss their findings before brainstorming ways that the Bible says they are unique.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Be the Kiwi
Compare the North and South of New Zealand. Exploritive minds identify which island is better to live on, taking into consideration such things as social, political, and economic aspects. They research an argument to present and debate in class.
6th - 9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Kiwi Story Chain
Write a story as a class. In this writing lesson plan, each person takes turns writing one to two sentences onto the paragraph given about Kim the Kiwi bird, including characters and events. Altogether, brainstorm a title for the story. Collaborate with your creativity, building onto the ideas of others.
1st - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
What does your DNA actually look like? Use simple materials with this experiment to find out! Geneticists of all ages can follow these instructions to extract their own DNA. For learners who are hoping to extend the activity, there are directions to extract fruit DNA, as well some higher-level thinking questions.
5th - 12th Science 27 Views 51 Downloads
Make a fun and healthy snack to celebrate Earth Day! Included are the directions for making a flower out of strawberries, kiwi, mint leaves, and raspberry licorice. Just provide your class with the materials and watch them make edible floral creations.
K - 6th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Study Jams! Atoms: Protons, Neutrons, Electrons
What's smaller than a kiwi seed? Atoms! Basic atomic structure is detailed for beginning chemists in a light-hearted animation. Protons and neutrons are explained as part of the nucleus, and so are electrons that encircle the nucleus. Viewers also find out about electric charges and how they balance out in an atom.
4th - 8th Science 24 Views 28 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Growing Together - Building Blocks of Good Health
Students examine nutrition. In this healthy eating lesson, students discover how various fruits grow, what they look like, what they taste like, and how they help various parts of our body. They work as a class to listen and play a game to help them remember the fore mentioned concepts.
3rd - 5th Health 5 Views 8 Downloads
Periodicity (The Periodic Table)
Students investigate the properties of elements and periodicity. In this periodicity lesson plan, students observe a bag of 'elements' which are different fruits and classify them in groups and periods, show the periodic relationships and show their similar physical and chemical properties.
9th - 12th Science 6 Views 48 Downloads
Following the Equator
Fourth graders describe the similarities and differences between the New Zealand Maori and the Australian Aborigine. In this Aborigine/Maori culture lesson, 4th graders create a counting book to 10. Students play an Australian/New Zealand version of the Family Feud.
4th Social Studies & History 4 Views 9 Downloads
Enzyme Labs Using Jello
Learners test for the presence of enzymes in fruit and the specificity of those enzymes, as well as to identify and show the susceptibility of enzymes to certain environmental factors (temperature and pH) originating in the enzyme's environment.
9th - 12th Science 23 Views 94 Downloads
Be the Kiwi: Culture of New Zealand
Tenth graders discover details about the history of New Zealand. In this global studies lesson plan, 10th graders read about the cultural groups and traditions of the country and then complete a passport activity based on their findings.
10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads