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Un Séjour à Paris
Everyone dreams of going to Paris! Challenge your advanced French speakers to really get to know the city of lights. They use the plethora of worksheets provided to really explore the monuments, museums, and shops of Paris. They use a comparison chart to record prices for various activities and they decide which places they'd visit.
10th - 12th Languages 4 Views 31 Downloads
Your Trip to Paris
Your geometry learners are off to Paris. Their job is to use their geometry construction knowlege to plan parts of the trip. Circle properties will be very handy when they pick a place to stay that is equadistant from the three main attactions they plan on visiting.
8th - 10th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Students use Xpedition Hall's interactive feature Paris Scope to research the history of Paris by visiting sites at Metro stops. They practice map-reading skills by tracing the route to take on the Paris Metro to get from one site to another.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 6 Views 17 Downloads
Your Trip To Paris
Pack your bags! You are on your way to Paris and will learn about inscribed and circumscribed circles on your journey. An interesting lesson that uses a map of Paris's important sites. Geometers pick their three favorite to create a triangle and using ruler and compass, they need find the perfect spot for their hotel centrally located to all sites.
9th - 11th Math 8 Views 11 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Paris Street; Rainy Day by Gustave Caillebotte
Discuss the balance, color, emotion, and context of the painting Paris Street; Rainy Day by Caillebotte. After a deep discussion, let creativity run free in your class as learners create a dimensional piece that reflects a life change they've experienced.
7th Visual & Performing Arts 11 Views 8 Downloads
Ending the War, 1783
The various peace proposals, made by both sides, to end the Revolutionary War come under scrutiny in this final lesson of a three-part series on the war. Class members read primary source documents and compare them with military campaigns occurring at the same time.
9th - 12th Language Arts 8 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
French Cities and Transportation
Students study basic geography in France. They select a city, by means of a lottery, then present information about their "home town." They plan a trip to Paris, where all the students meet for a concert or other cultural event.
9th - 12th Languages 8 Views 17 Downloads
Breaking News English: Paris Hilton
In this Paris Hilton learning exercise, students read the article, answer true and false questions, complete synonym matching, complete phrase matching, complete a gap fill, answer short answer questions, answer discussion questions, write, and more about Paris Hilton.
5th - 10th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
The U.S. Involvement in the Paris Peace Conference: The Fate of Alsace-Lorraine
Tenth graders deliberate about what to do with the Alsace-Lorraine. In this World War I lesson, 10th graders analyze documents about the future of the Alsace-Lorraine at the Paris Peace Conference. Students collaborate to decide what to do about the piece of land and submit written proposals that they compare to the Treaty of Versailles.
10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
Covering the Issue
Examine how art and music can be powerful tools for conveying a political or social message. After considering the issues surrounding rapper Paris, students design their own album covers that reflect their political and/or social concerns. They will also write lyrics for one of the songs on thier album.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 47 Downloads
ACTIVITY 6: MAKE A FOSSIL MOLD AND CAST and ACTIVITY 7: HOW BIG WERE PREHISTORIC ANIMALS?
Instructions for two terrific ancient history lessons for your primary paleontologists are provided in this resource. The first involves the creation of fossil cast replicas using plaster of Paris. The directions are detailed, but the background information is not.
1st - 3rd Science 5 Views 52 Downloads
Ambassadors of Art
Have your class create their own art exhibit. Learners study the exchange of artwork between the Louvre in Paris and two American art museums, and create an introductory exhibit featuring European and American art from the Renaissance through the 20th century.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 26 Views 94 Downloads
Students create a unique view of modern Paris in Paris Street; Rainy Day, Gustave Caillebotte experimented with plunging perspective. By examining the painting, students learn the conventions of perspective used to create a sense of depth in art.
5th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
New Review Urban Space
The use of perspective is clear in Paris Street; Rainy Day by Gustave Caillebotte. Pupils study and discuss this example, marking the vanishing points and horizon line of a photocopy of the piece. They then create their own urban scene using perspective and images from magazines and newspapers.
5th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
The American Revolution: Battles
Every war has a number of turning point battles that define the outcome. Inform learners of three major battles of the American Revolution. The Battle of Bunker Hill, Saratoga, Yorktown and the Treaty of Paris are each discussed. Maps and primary source quotes are also included.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 17 Views 34 Downloads
New Review Language Focus Unit 6.3: Will and Won't, Conditional Tense
Study cause and effect with the conditional tense. Kids complete several exercises that use adverbs of probability (definitely and probably, as well as will and won't) and then reorder sentences in the conditional tense.
4th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Who Started World War I?
Middle schoolers debate which power was responsible for the outbreak of World War I. For this cause and effects lesson, students research the causes of the outbreak of World War I on ProQuest in preparation for a (limited) reenactment of the Paris Peace Conference.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 13 Views 10 Downloads
City Life In Europe
Students explore Paris. In this geography skills lesson, students watch "City Life in Europe," and conduct further research on the city of Paris and the country of France. Students create postcards that feature Parisian landmarks.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 13 Views 62 Downloads
Colonial America and the American Revolution
Students research the Saratoga Campaign and its importance in the overall outcome of the Revolutionary War. They consider French involvement in the war and what the Paris Peace Treaty meant for the new Americans.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 6 Views 45 Downloads