New Year's Day Teacher Resources
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Death and Dying in Puritan New England: A Study Based on Early Gravestones, Vital Records, and other Primary Sources Relating to Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Students examine the time in which the Puritans lived in colonial New England. In groups, they research the Puritans view on life and death and discuss as a class. They read gravestones, diaries and other primary sources to discover...
9th - 12th Science
Winter Holidays Around the World
Second graders read their Weekly Reader article about holidays. They listen as the teacher reads "Celebrate the Winter Holidays." They create a holiday web, write a paragraph, and create an illustration for Hanukkah. They participate in...
2nd Social Studies & History
A New Generation of Fighters
Students discuss the reasons why people are less likely to take a stand on issues today than they were in the past. In groups, they research the efforts of Kings, Parks and others to end discrimination and racism. They read excerpts of...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
Land is the Basis of All Independence
Students develop debating and analytical thinking skills. They take a position in the Back-to-Africa discussion, based upon any readings and the two opposing essays they read. In groups, they discuss an issue from two different points...
7th - 12th Social Studies & History
Introduction to Junkanoo! A Bahamian Festival
Students understand the importance of the Bahamian celebration of Junkaroo. For this culture lesson, students participate in the activities of Junakroo and how it makes people work together. Students define vocabulary related to the...
3rd - 5th English Language Arts
I'm Still Scared: The War Years
Students read the story I'm Still Scared: The War Years, complete discussion questions, and activities about the book. In this war book lesson plan, students keep journals, write about being frightened, have a war veteran visit their...
3rd - 6th Social Studies & History