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EEEEK - A Mouse!
Students examine the concepts of computer and mechanical engineering. They dissemble a computer mouse and create a new design for the mouse. They also design new enhancements for the mouse over time.
Plant Observation Book
Students observe plants outside the classroom and choose one in particular on which to focus. They write their observation in draft form and revise for a final book. They take a photograph of their plant to include in the book and for further study.
In this left-handers day worksheet, learners read or listen to a passage, then match phrases, fill in the blanks, choose the correct words, unscramble words and sentences, put sentences in order, write discussion questions and conduct a survey.
Setting: Taking a 'Picture Walk'
Students in a special education class identify the setting in various photographs. Using the photo, they share what they believe is going on and what the characters are doing. They use the internet to choose pictures from a historical website that have a setting.
Understanding Portion Sizes
Students analyze portion sizes in a healthy diet. In this portion sizes instructional activity, students complete a food group choices worksheet and identify the correct portion of food. Students work in groups to teach the unit to elementary students. Students take a quiz on the instructional activity.
The Big Bus Module: Mental Math
Young mathematicians respond to math problems presented on screen. They use the computer mouse, and are introduced to the computer program. Students are shown ten problems, along with ten possible answers. They click on an answer and drag it into position.
The League of Extraordinary Senses: The Role of the 5 Senses in Protecting the Body
Students identify the five senses, how they work and how each of them affords the body protection. They complete role play activities involving the senses as super heroes in an online activity.
Using the Mouse
Students practice their computer skills by learning to use a computer mouse. In this computer skills lesson, students read a book about a mouse and then discuss a computer mouse. Students use KidPix to practice using the mouse to draw lines and change colors. Students then use markers to practice the verbal instructions used for a computer mouse. Students then practice their mouse skills with practice on the computer.
Students discover the names and shapes of the letters of the alphabet. They work at a computer station and utilize educational software that can be downloaded from a site imbedded in this lesson.
In this printing practice and coloring worksheet, students color the computer mouse and trace and print the word "mouse!" Students complete 2 activities.
Black Tiger Academy Martial Arts Fitness Unit – Lesson 10
“To succeed, we must first believe that we can.”—Michael Korda. Black Tiger Academy’s martial arts lesson 10 of 20 continues discussing nutrition focusing on serving size. Americans overeat which leads to many health problems. Understanding serving size and portion control will help youngsters develop better eating habits. After the portion size activity they will practice the kicking skills they have already learned.
Despite English grammar rules, in the e-world the plural of mouse is mouses. lol. Standard American English is constantly evolving. Introduce your class members to a variety of terms that describe different usage changes (economy, analogy, language contact, medium of communication, cultural environment). Readers then identify the kind of change that produced a particular word. For example, “LOL” (laugh out loud) was invented in the medium of electronic communication. The attached quizzes could be used to assess understanding or to launch discussions of language change.
Star Light, Star Bright
Four modules are a part of this stellar lesson plan. Space scientists view the electromagnetic spectrum, they generate waves on a computer screen in order to measure frequency and wavelength, discover how light is related to temperature, and finally relate their learning to the temperature of stars. Much of this lesson is taught via an interactive website. There is so much terrific material here that you could spend an entire week on this topic!
Circling the Square: Boxing Ring Match
High schoolers analyze the specifications and construction of modern boxing rings. They calculate the area of circles and rectangles by different methods. They compare and contrast different areas in the ring used for attack and defense.
Red is the Word!
Through the use of stories, artwork, and the KidPix program, youngsters explore the color word red, and engage in activities around the word. Teaching kindergartners about the color words can be so much fun. This could be adapted for any of the primary or secondary colors.
Upper and Lower Case Match-up
Students match upper case letters with the corresponding lower case letters using appropriate Internet sites. They move lower case letters adjacent to the matching upper case letter using computer skills working in PowerPoint. They insert clip art pictures of things that correspond to the letter sound shown.
Solar System Trading Cards
Space scientistse examine facts about the solar system through the collection of solar system trading cards. They explore various websites, answer questions, and collect solar system trading cards for correct answers.
The Alphabet Tree
First graders examine how to retell the events of a story in chronological order. In this story retelling lesson, 1st graders listen to a read aloud of Leo Lionni's, The Alphabet Tree, prior to filling in a flow chart of the story events. They use a software program to create a multimedia presentation that retells the story.
Idiom Quizzes C
In this recognizing idioms online/interactive worksheet, students read sentences with expressions in brackets and choose the idioms beginning with the letter "c" to replace those in the brackets. Students choose 45 idioms.
Feature column: Hands on Math With Technology
Young learners will view a math adventures video and practice math concepts. Afterwards they will navigate through Internet sites to participate in teacher selected math adventures. This guide walks you through integrating technology with your math curriculum and provides links to internet resources. Lots of great ideas for incorporating technology into your classroom.