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Fisheries: Wild Versus Farmed
Middle and high schoolers are introduced to the aquaculture of British Columbia. As a class, they identify the issue of wild salmon and aquaculture. Using the Internet, they research information on a topic related to aquaculture and evaluate the website's credibility.
6th - 11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
Expression: Masks - Activity 1
Students create art plans for an "installation" after viewing a video of Native American mask making that centers around the Salmon rack idea. Emphasis is placed on collaborative work in this introductory lesson.
6th - 11th Visual & Performing Arts 13 Views 28 Downloads
Personal Health Series-Food Safety
In this food chain instructional activity, students read about 2 flowcharts showing the route of an apple from an orchard to a lunch bag and of salmon from water to a dinner table. Students list the potential food risks at each stage of the flowchart and indicate how the risks can be minimized at the grocery store and in their own kitchens.
6th - 8th Health 3 Views 37 Downloads
Salmon Ups and Downs
High schoolers explore ecosystems. For this population growth lesson, students develop hypotheses about the reasons for fluctuation in population growth for salmon. They use specific website (outlined in this lesson) to research this topic.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 3 Downloads
Cell Size and Shape; Diffusion and Osmosis Processes
Use salmon eggs as a cell model for demonstrating the movement of water over concentration gradients. Junior scientists examine the same process microscopically with an onion cell. They use a thistle tube and a semipermeable membrane to discover osmosis.
9th - 12th Science 31 Views 76 Downloads
Ice Water: Rivers and Permafrost
Students determine the impact of permafrost to the surrounding ecology. In this thermal erosion lesson plan, students examine the tributaries, communities and permafrost regions of the Yukon River. They evaluate the impact to the salmon survival rate.
9th - 12th Science 7 Views 21 Downloads
Human Influences on Geography
Fourth graders examine the effects of human activities on the physical environment. In this geography lesson, 4th graders study areas in the West region of the United States. Students watch a video about the depletion of salmon in this area and use graphic organizers to record information.
4th Language Arts 5 Views 31 Downloads
ELD Lesson Planner: Friend and Foe
From fishing to forest fires, this lesson plan includes all kinds of scenarios for you to discuss with your ELD students. Three stories from Houghton-Mifflin ("Salmon Summer," "Wildfires," and "Skylark") help beginning, intermediate, and advanced pupils to practice their vocabulary and writing.
4th English Language Development 18 Views 102 Downloads
Native Foods and Livelihoods
Introduce young scholars to the ways in which land and people have a relationship. They examine the types of food local tribes have traditionally consumed and ways in which the people and the land both benefited from the act of harvesting. A secondary emphasis is placed on the role elders play in educating younger generations on what to harvest and how to respect the land.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History 6 Views 2 Downloads
The Coin and the Fable: Alaska quarter reverse
An Alaskan quarter and a book of fables is what you'll need to start this lesson plan. Learners will use the image of the bear and the salmon found on the reverse side of the Alaskan quarter as inspiration. They will compose a fable about the two animals, carefully including all the elements of a fable.
4th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
If you have been working on irregular plural nouns with your class, you can use this worksheet for practice. Learners write the plural form of seven nouns in boxes next to the singular version. Words include: box, thief, chair, child, ox, grass, and salmon.
2nd - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 152 Downloads