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How many cars would be involved in a traffic jam 12 miles long? A slightly ambiguous writing prompt gives learners the opportunity to practice making reasonable assumptions to tackle a real-life problem. Few details are given, so they must consider a variety of factors when estimating their answer.
6th - 9th Math 7 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Sports Equipment Set
Many students like to play sports and the equipment that goes with it costs money. The resource sets up an inequality that gives a total amount needed to purchase the equipment and the initial amount of money already obtained. In order to make more money, the subject decides to earn it by washing windows.
6th - 8th Math 8 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Designed
WWI Time Capsule Project
What a great hands-on activity to encapsulate your learners' understanding of a historical period! After studying World War I, your young historians will imagine themselves to be a figure from the war and put together a time capsule of artifacts from their experiences.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
World History Research Paper
Here is a set of fantastic project guidelines for a World History research paper, including over 60 possible research topics and guiding questions. Templates for source citations and summaries are included, as well as a very detailed essay rubric.
9th - 11th Language Arts 38 Views 25 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
How Long is Too Long?
Students examine the legal term statute of limitations and how it varies based on the type of criminal or civil activity under discussion. They discern the applicable statute of limitations given an hypothetical or actual situation and dscuss the possible interpretations of the medical malpractice statute of limitations.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Differentiate Between Different Points of View
The instructions for a lesson on the difference in point of view in writing are straightforward and easy for the educator to implement and modify—and for the pupils to understand. It efficiently organizes how to differentiate between first person, third-person objective, third-person limited, and third-person omniscient point of views in all types of writing.
9th - 12th Language Arts 51 Views 81 Downloads
"The Tell-Tale Heart"- It's a Matter of Point of View
How does the point of view of Poe's protagonist in "The Tell-Tale Heart" contribute to the suspenseful tone? Help your middle schoolers identify the point of view in a literary work with this lesson, which goes on to discuss the limitations of first-person point of view.
8th Language Arts 19 Views 131 Downloads
Making Piecewise Functions Continuous and Differentiable
Young scholars explore the concept of piecewise functions. For this piecewise functions lesson, students discuss how to make a piecewise function continuous and differentiable. Young scholars use their Ti-89 to find the limit of the function as it approaches a given x value.
11th - 12th Math 5 Views 50 Downloads
A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words
This exercise on the Constitution requires small groups to design a visual metaphor that expresses the concept behind one of seven principles: popular sovereignty, federalism, republicanism, separation of powers, checks and balances, limited government, and individual rights.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 33 Views 59 Downloads
Labels: What Do They Mean?
Ninth graders brainstorm words they typically use to label each other, discuss effects of labeling, including reinforcement of stereotypes, and experience potentially harming and limiting effects that labels have by participating in interactive classroom activity.
9th Health 4 Views 6 Downloads
Non-Renewable Energy Resources
After brainstorming on our use of electricity, elementary energizers participate in a simulation where each student represents a city, utility provider, or fuel company. Tokens are used to purchase electrical energy, and as more is used, the impacts become evident.
3rd - 5th Science 11 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Debating Ethical Questions about Genetics and Reproduction
Disease prevention or designer babies? Use a set of slides to introduce the growing practice of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, or PGD. Teens read related articles and then break into groups to address different scenarios. Afterward, they participate in a fishbowl debate on the ethics of PGD.
9th - 12th Science 12 Views 12 Downloads CCSS: Designed