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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.
K - 3rd Math
The Key To Keywords
Finding information on the Internet requires good keywords and strategic thinking. Learners in grades three through five utilize embedded handouts to devise their own search strategies to find information needed to answer several research questions.
3rd - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Using the Mouse
Pupils 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. Pupils use KidPix to practice using the mouse to draw lines and change colors.
Pre-K - 1st 21st Century Skills
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.
6th - 9th Science
In this left-handers day learning exercise, students 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.
7th - 8th English Language Arts
Setting: Taking a 'Picture Walk'
Learners 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.
K - 4th English Language Arts
Understanding Portion Sizes
Students analyze portion sizes in a healthy diet. In this portion sizes lesson, 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 lesson.
11th - 12th Health
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.
Pre-K - K Visual & Performing Arts
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.
K - 1st 21st Century Skills
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.
K - 2nd 21st Century Skills
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.
3rd - 6th Physical Education
The Alphabet Tree
First graders, after reading The Alphabet Tree by Leo Lionni, retell the events of the story on a flow map. Then, utilizing Kid Pix software, they choose an event, illustrate it, and write a caption for it. They finally put their events in a slide show and present them to the class.
1st English Language Arts
Mexican Metal Tooling
Metal work can be a wonderful way to expose learners to Mexican folk art. This resource provides all the necessary steps for creating Mexican metal tooling with your art class. Images, web links, recommended books and products make project planning a snap.
4th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts
Put The Numbers into Order
This presentation should provide good practice for youngsters who are just learning how to count larger numbers, and how to use a number line. In it, learners are given sets of four numbers. They use their computer mouse to click on the numbers, one at a time, to put them in the correct numerical order.
2nd - 3rd Math
Do Something About… Eating Healthy - Day 5: Super-size Me
What does serving size and portion control have to do with 60% of Americans being overweight? Well frankly, quite a bit. Read some information that talks about portion size and childhood obesity. Take a look at what serving sizes should be according to the food pyramid guidelines.
7th - 12th Health