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A Town on the Move
Learners evaluate the moving of buildings, then read a news article about one town relocating building to save their economy. In this economics and current events lesson, the teacher introduces the article with a discussion and vocabulary activity, then student read the news piece and participate in a think-pair-share discussion.
2nd - 6th Social Studies & History
St. Lucia Day Star Hat
Pupils use the internet and other resources to research St. Lucia Day. Individually, they use construction paper and markers to make their own St. Lucia hat for the celebration. To end the lesson, they create their own St. Lucia day celebration in their classroom.
1st - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts
Introduction to the European Union
What is the purpose of the European Union, and what institutions and countries comprise it? Check out this resource in which class members participate in a student-led WebQuest activity designed to offer an overview of the European Union. They will then work in groups to design travel brochures on assigned countries from the European Union.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
St. Lucia Day Star Hat
Students celebrate Saint Lucia Day. In this Saint Lucia Day lesson, students research information about St. Lucia Day, a tradition celebrated in Sweden to honor the Queen of Light and construct a cone hat similar to those that are worn by Swedish boys.
K - 3rd Social Studies & History
Santa Lucia Crown
Students identify the countries, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, and Italy, that celebrate Saint Lucia Day and locate them on a world map. They research the Christmas holiday customs in these countries and represent their findings in a drawing of Santa Lucia.
1st - 6th Social Studies & History
What Country is This? Sweden Dot to Dot
In this geography worksheet, 4th graders complete a dot to dot puzzle using the numbers 1 through 30 to determine which country they are outlining. They form the outline map of Sweden and see the capital city of Stockholm located at the star.
4th Social Studies & History
Introduction to Sweden
First graders use the internet to introduce themselves to the country of Sweden. Using the site, they write down any important facts and then read stories relating to Sweden. In partners, they take a quiz over the stories they read and print out their answers.
1st English Language Arts
Where Do I Come From?
Students research immigration from Europe to the United States. In this immigration lesson, students read the book, The Long Way to a New Land. Students use a world map to locate Sweden and other countries in Europe. Students pretend they took a journey to a new land write a letter to a friend in Sweden about their experience.
2nd - 3rd Social Studies & History
The Restoration Colonies
Explore the earliest American cities in this presentation, which details the demographics, geography, and characteristics of New York, Pennsylvania, and the Carolinas, among others. These slides help to fill in the gap between the landing of the Mayflower and the American Revolution.
8th - 11th Social Studies & History
New Review Top of the World
Learn about polar bears and the Arctic circle with a lesson about the countries and conditions of the region. After examining how the area differs from Antarctica, kids explore climates, animals, and geographical position of countries in the Arctic circle, and compare what they find to the condition in their own towns.
4th - 8th Science
History, Eugenics and Genetics
A poignant 20-slide show introduces high schoolers to the amazing accomplishments of genomics and raises the question of eugenics. This lesson is only for mature audiences, as it deals with rape and other sensitive topics, but it is carefully written and highly valuable.
9th - 12th Science CCSS: Designed
Corporate Irresponsibility? Researching Fashion's Hidden Cost in Bangladesh's Garment Industry
What responsibility, if any, do clothing buyers, clothing retailers, and clothing companies have to ensure the safety of factory workers? The debate about workplace safety following the collapse and fires in Bangladesh clothing factories comes to the classroom as class members take on the role of executives who then research and negotiate policy changes.
8th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Absolutism: A Concept Formation Lesson
Rather than just memorizing and regurgitating a definition, your young historians will determine on their own what critical attributes the concept of absolutism entails! This excellent lesson plan involves analysis of a period portrait of King Louis XIV of France, and then group work to review, analyze, and classify several different examples of absolute monarchs.
9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Arctic Food Chain
Explore the food chains that support Arctic ecosystems. A class discussion on interdependence and the different roles plants and animals play in ecosystems provides students with the knowledge to complete a worksheet asking them to create food chains involving a variety of Arctic life.
3rd - 6th Science CCSS: Adaptable