Natural Phenomena Teacher Resources
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Myth-try Cards Activity
Students read creation myths to learn various cultural explanations for natural phenomena. They select sharks and write myths to explain physical structures, behaviors or roles in ecosystems. They research the animals to provide scientific explanations.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 10 Views 91 Downloads
Extremes of Weather: Understanding Natural Phenomena Influencing Continental Temperatures
Students discover the influences naturally occuring weather phenomena have on climate. They use a map to complete a worksheet about Canada's climate zones and the movement of air masses from season to season.
5th - 8th Science 3 Views 15 Downloads
To Your Health
Students focus on how storks and other cultural icons, in both Bulgarian and American customs, are believed to encourage and bring good health. They list three natural phenomena in their region prominently associated with the coming of spring and give reasons they are important in the culture.
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Cultural Creation Myths
Students write original plays based on supernatural explanations of existence. In this cultural creation myths lesson, students listen to five different stories about supernatural creation. Students record similarities and differences in these stories.
9th - 12th Language Arts 8 Views 16 Downloads
Modeling Natural Disaster with Mathematical Functions
Ninth graders investigate the functional relationship of different environmental phenomena. In this math lesson, 9th graders create models of various natural disasters. They use logarithmic and exponential functions to interpret population growth.
9th Math 7 Views 47 Downloads
WHO Wants Clean Water! Do You? Solving Conflicts Over International Water Rights Issues
Students examine the water rights on an international scale. In this social studies lesson, students research on a specific water rights issue. They write a paper about their findings and create a PowerPoint presentation which they share with the class.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 27 Downloads
Extremes of Weather
Middle Schoolers explore factors that influence climate. Canada's climate zones are focused on in an interesting science lesson. The plan is incredibly thorough; it has activities, worksheets, rubrics, and assessments all built into it. A fine plan if you're looking to teach your charges about Canada's variety of climates.
4th - 7th Science 5 Views 20 Downloads