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Students examine classroom objects and determine which has magnetic fields. In this physical science lesson, students explain how the magnetic field created by aurora's affect navigational compasses. They discuss investigation results in class.
5th - 9th Science 7 Views 35 Downloads
The North (Wall) Star
Middle schoolers engage in a lesson which shows them that celestial navigation is the art and science of finding one's geographic position by means of astronomical observations, particularly by measuring altitudes of celestial objects - sun, moon, planets or stars.
6th - 8th Math 3 Views 14 Downloads
Designing a Virtual Path - Lesson 1
Using their knowledge of number, measurement, and geometry, learners design a "virtual path" that enables a ladybug to hide under a leaf. Pupils also develop navigational skills by testing to see if their path's accuracy and revising their solutions.
Pre-K - 2nd Math 3 Views 19 Downloads
Internet Seek and Find
Ask your students to explain how to successfully find information on the Internet, focusing on how to select the keywords that lead to the best information on a topic and by navigating and evaluating a number of Internet search engines. They will then create a user guide for other students to have for their searches.
6th - 12th 21st Century Skills 29 Views 160 Downloads
Middle schoolers discuss the use of satellites and GPS for navigation, tracking, and creating detailed maps. They view satellite images of Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve, Mammoth Cave, and the Grand Canyon using Google maps. After viewing the images, they describe the natural forces that shaped the landforms.
6th - 8th Science 10 Views 62 Downloads
Navigating the Inlets and Havens
Young boat captains must decide where to deliver supplies to the Carolina colony. They examine “Of the Inlets and Havens of this Country,” a primary source document to determine where to put in. Luckily, your sailors have computer access for this exercise and can read the document online.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Designed
How Do We Find Our Way?
Students consider whether they have a good sense of direction and whether they are able to navigate using mental maps versus needing equipment. They read about the Lewis and Clark expedition to find out what skills, abilities, and equipment they needed.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Journey to the Center of a Cell
Ninth graders create a large scale model of a eukaryotic cell. In this biology lesson, 9th graders identify the different parts and function of the cells by using a robot to navigate through the cell models. They create a video tutorial on this subject.
9th Science 11 Views 97 Downloads
Learning to Paraphrase
Learners paraphrase various readings. In this learning to paraphrase lesson, students research online material and paraphrase their readings. They turn in a copy of their original and a copy of their paraphrase. Learners may use the TI-Navigator to complete their work.
10th - 12th Language Arts 18 Views 85 Downloads
Virtual Puzzles: Lesson 7
Lesson 6, the previous lesson, is about manipulating Tanagram pieces. This is lesson 7 which is about manipulating virtual Tanagram pieces on the computer. They describe and interpret relative positions, direction, and distance in navigating space.
K - 2nd Math 3 Views 8 Downloads
Sound for Sight
Learners study echolocation and understand how dolphins use it to locate prey, escape predators, and navigate their environment. They view a video, "In the Wild-Dolphins with Robin Williams" and see first hand how dolphins communicate. They participate in answering questions as the assessment portion of the lesson.
3rd - 8th Technology & Engineering 4 Views 16 Downloads
Lesson Plan C29: Promotional Leaflet for a European Country
Students navigate Internet and use Europe in the Round software as research resource to choose European country, and produce promotional leaflet that includes information, facts, and graphics that highlight richness of European culture.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads