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Harmful Algal Blooms
High schoolers research harmful algal blooms. In this scientific research lesson, students work in cooperative groups to create a report about various types of harmful algal blooms. They will compare and contrast ways these blooms are harmful and create an action plan to reduce the environmental impact of these algal blooms.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 6 Downloads
Students explore algal blooms. In this ecosystem and health lesson, students define and describe harmful algal blooms, then discuss ways in which the impact of these algal blooms could be reduced. Students work in groups to research specific questions related to the topic, then share their findings with the class.
8th - 12th Science 3 Views 11 Downloads
Lesson 51: Scientific Notation
Discuss scientific notation with this mathematics lesson. Middle schoolers predict which problem is bigger of two numbers. They analyze the problems by observing the powers of 10 in order to decide which is bigger. This appears to be an education student-written lesson plan, but does present some useful ideas.
6th - 8th Math 13 Views 89 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The Animals Kingdom
Students are introduced to the classification system of animals. In groups, they set up an aquarium in which they must maintain throughout the year. They also observe earthworms and how they react to various stimuli and research the characteristics of arthropods.
5th - 7th Language Arts 14 Views 188 Downloads
Nonpoint Source Pollution in Long Island Sound
Students examine and identify the types of nonpoint pollution on Long Island Sound. In groups, they walk the shoreline, collect trash and identify its source. Using that information, they create a variety of graphs of the different types of trash they found.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
Students look carefully at shells and observe the differences between species and the names of common shells. Then they identify and complete a Mollusk Matching handout included in the lesson and write the letter of each shell in the correct numbered space provided.
3rd - 5th Science 5 Views 22 Downloads
From Zero to Superhero
Students discuss superheroes, focusing first on the details of creating the character of Batman. They work in small groups to develop superheroes for the 1990s, and write stories or cartoons about their superhero's adventures on their own.
6th - 12th Language Arts 18 Views 13 Downloads
Sarah, Plain and Tall Study Guide
Patricia MacLachlan’s award-winning novel, Sarah, Plain and Tall, is the focus of a comprehensive study guide. For each chapter, readers answer fact-based and interpretative questions, define and use vocabulary words in a sentence, and complete an engaging enrichment activity.
7th - 9th Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
This art instructional activity also incorporates a study Mexican and South American cultures and art. Learners then create Nichos, which are small, decorated boxes commonly found in homes and public places, or displayed on walls or pedestals.
5th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Students examine the significance of marine benthic habitats and how they can be mapped and monitored. They participate in a class lecture and discussion, complete a worksheet, and retrieve and analyze data using a geographic information system.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 14 Downloads
Students examine how how groups and institutions work to meet individual needs and promote the common good, and identify examples of where they fail to do so. They describe how workers with specialized jobs and the ways in which they contribute to the production and exchange of goods and services.
5th - 6th Social Studies & History 9 Views 68 Downloads