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Practice the native concept of weaving with traditional classroom items. Using assorted colors of construction paper, your class will simulate how to weave. This is a great activity to connect to a Native American, Mexican, or other cultural unit.
3rd - 10th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 36 Downloads
Castles With Character
Students read historic or contemporary fiction that is set in and around castles. Then they build castles and characters to use in retelling stories, demonstrating their understanding of fiction texts and period architecture. Students also write their own narrative fiction, including detailed descriptions of the characters and castle setting
4th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Students develop fantasy creatures and characters, describing personalities in terms of gestures, actions, and expressions displayed. Then they make fantasy masks, focusing on shape, form, proportion, line, and emphasis to demonstrate personality.
K - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Students, with a small group of other classmates, research information about their country's government including voting process, budget setting or the process needed to pass new laws. They design and make a game board that incorporates the information they gathered.
4th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 9 Downloads
Winter Holiday Pencil Toppers
Learners research symbols that represent winter holidays. In this pencil topper activity lesson, students discuss family holiday traditions and research family life now and in the past and create a detailed holiday symbol to place on a colored pencil.
1st - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Can You Hear Me?
Research the life of Alexander Graham Bell in groups, identifying the challenges Alexander Graham Bell faced before he invented the telephone. To end the lesson, use construction paper to make models of an old fashioned telephone.
4th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Eight Arms & Counting
Students identify the unique characteristics of the octopus. Then they fashion a model of this unique sea creature. Students also imaginatively decorate their model octopus. Finally, they research the different functions of the octopus's unique features such as its sharp beak and prickly tongue, changing head and funnel, and tentacles and suckers.
1st - 6th Science 3 Views 5 Downloads
What is a Museum? The Musee' d'Orsay
Students read paragraphs and study pictures to learn about museums and in particular the Musee' d'Orsay. In this museum study lesson, students study the range of activities found in a museum and the characteristics common to all museums. Students also study the characteristics of the Musee' d'Orsay.
5th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 18 Downloads
French Sculpture Daumier, Carpeaux, Rodin...
Students study the French sculptors of the 19th century. In this art history lesson, students study French sculptures of the 19th century. This lesson includes a discussion of the different artistic movements and is meant to be used with an accompanying visit to the Musee d'Orsay in France.
10th - 11th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 15 Downloads
Sixth graders study and engage in a variety of activities surrounding the many aspects of Ancient Greece. They discuss the controversy surrounding The Elgin Marbles and write a letter to the museum curator persuading him to agree with their solution.
6th Social Studies & History 7 Views 6 Downloads
Young scholars discuss the historical painting of portraits. In this art history lesson, students examine the history of portraiture during the nineteenth century. This lesson is intended to be used with a visit to the Musee d'Orsay in France.
6th - 7th Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 17 Downloads
Lesson Plans for Painting
Students analyze the art of George Dibble and Wayne Thiebaud and complete art related activities. For this art analysis lesson, students read biographies of the two artists and descriptions of various types of painting techniques. Students create art using oil sticks and egg tempera.
9th - 11th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 11 Downloads
Rocks, Minerals, and Erosion
Fourth graders describe the difference between minerals (composed of the same substance throughout) and rocks (composed of two or more minerals). They recognize that there are three classes of rocks: igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic
4th Science 37 Views 124 Downloads
Outer Space Circus
Young scholars investigate the concept of other planets and conduct research using a variety of resources. They focus upon a planet and its gravitation, surface, and atmospheric conditions. The lesson plan contains specific steps for the teacher to use.
4th - 5th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Mexico's Day Of The Dead
Students engage in a lesson that focuses upon the Mexican Day Of The Dead and how it is celebrated. They conduct research using different resources and create a drawing depicting the holiday with a tombstone, decorations, and an appropriate background.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 4 Views 4 Downloads
Students, after researching the history of totem poles, express their team spirit and unique personal style by creating a replica of a traditional totem pole as a get-to-know-you project. They incorporate a teams commonalities and identify a symbol for their team and for the theme of the totem pole.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download