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What Kind of "Person" Would Become a Scientist?
"Scientist Stereotypes" could be another name for this activity! Begin by drawing from middle schoolers' preconceived notions and media portrayal of scientists, and then explain that anyone can be a scientist. Even though there is an extensive appendix of information about different scientists, the lesson plan focuses a disproportionate amount of time on the stereotypes, even suggesting an experiment to discover whether or not scientists are "crazier" than "regular" people.
7th - 8th Science 19 Views 62 Downloads
Breaking News English: Rio Carnival Says "No" To Violence
In this ESL reading comprehension worksheet, students read or listen to the passage, then complete a wide variety of warm-up activities, as well as before listening/reading, while listening/reading, after listening/reading, discussion, writing and homework activities.
5th - 7th English Language Development 3 Views 1 Download
Breaking News English: Live Earth Rocks 2 Billion Worldwide
In this English learning exercise, students read "Live Earth Rocks 2 Billion Worldwide," and then respond to 1 essay, 47 fill in the blank, 7 short answer, 20 matching, and 8 true or false questions about the selection.
5th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Breaking News English: Maradona Breaks Airport Door in Anger
In this English worksheet, learners read "Maradona Breaks Airport Door in Anger," and then respond to 47 fill in the blank, 7 short answer, 20 matching, and 8 true or false questions about the selection.
5th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Breaking News English: Record Bank Robbery in Brazil
For this English worksheet, students read " Record Bank Robbery in Brazil," and then respond to 47 fill in the blank, 7 short answer, 20 matching, and 8 true or false questions about the selection.
5th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
The Sounds of Samba
Students research the origins of Samba in Brazil using the internet. After defining new vocabulary, they locate the cities in Brazil using latitude and longitude which practice the Samba. In groups, they compare and contrast the different types of Latin American dances and music and write an essay to end the lesson.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 40 Downloads
Making A Killing: Arms Deal Simulation
Young scholars, in groups, participate in a simulation of weapons dealing. the teams participate on legitimate and illegitimate levels in the game. the goal is for the teams to sell as many of the available weapons as possible.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Retratos: 2000 Years of Latin American Portraits
Students explore Latin American art. For this bi-lingual art history lesson, students view a vast collection of Latin American artwork to better conceptualize the depth and contributions Latin American artist have had throughout history. This lesson includes activities and a multitude of resources.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 26 Views 157 Downloads
Young scholars research past, present and proposed climate change policies. They develop timelines based on different predictions of climate change effects and assess the likelihood of each timeline playing out in reality.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 12 Downloads
Aboard the Calypso: Jacques Cousteau and Ocean Conservation
Students explore and research life of Jacques Cousteau, identify oceans and seas of world, and discuss efforts to conserve and protect valuable and often precarious balance among earth's ecosystems. Students then create posters illustrating characteristic or looming problem about oceans.
3rd - 5th Science 3 Views 11 Downloads
The New Seven Wonders2
Students read and discuss the vocabulary related to a news article about the new version of the Seven Wonders of the world. They read the article, define key vocabulary terms, identify relative clauses from the article, and complete comprehension worksheets.
9th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 5 Views 37 Downloads
Project Map: Latitude And Longitude Worksheet
In this latitude and longitude worksheet, students find the coordinates of 14 cities around the world and use this information to complete 14 short answer questions. This worksheet includes online atlas web links.
6th - 10th Science 75 Views 316 Downloads
In this environment worksheet, learners read an article about setting up the Kyoto Protocol, an international treaty. They identify the meaning of human environment and what the Earth's greenhouse effect is. Students also explain the Kyoto protocol and its purpose in their own words.
9th - 12th Science 10 Views 49 Downloads
Time Zone Maps
In this time zones instructional activity, students read a detailed paragraph about the Earth's 24 times zones, their 15 degree width, and the increase in hours for each zone. Students study the world time zone map and then answer the four questions about various times in the world.
5th - 6th Science 6 Views 189 Downloads