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Fancy Fish: Gene Frequency
High school biology learners simulate gene flow within a population of fish. They hold colored fish cards as identification and carry "Good & Plenty®” candies to represent alleles, the recessive homozygous of which is lethal. You will need to construct the fish cards and set obstacles up around the room for fish to swim around.
9th - 12th Science 4 Views 5 Downloads
Whether working with pupils in their primary language or language learners, the exercises included in this resource will encourage your pupils to build more complex sentences. Using color-coded cards of nouns, adjectives, verbs, and adverbs.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 23 Views 17 Downloads
Civil Rights Movement Event Cards
An excellent tool for organizing information, these cards contain information about different events in the Civil Rights Movement. Students can work individually or as a group to read their given passages. Once they have finished reading, they list the "who, what, and where" of each passage.
8th - 11th Social Studies & History 5 Views 66 Downloads
Does It Move On It's Own?
Young scientists look at drawings of six animals, then match up a word that describes how they move. The words are: hop, crawl, swim, fly, run, and jump. They also answer two additional questions about the animals and how they move. A nice activity for youngsters who are just starting to learn about animals.
1st - 3rd Science 3 Views 9 Downloads
Cubing Strategy for Ordinary People
Readers of Ordinary People employ a cubing strategy based on Bloom’s Taxonomy to analyze, from multiple perspectives, an excerpt from Chapter 10 of Judith Guest’s novel. The excerpt, a rationale and complete directions for the activity are included.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Improving a Paragraph 2
Exercise revision skills by rewriting one the provided paragraphs each day of the week. Editors will need to get creative in order to improve the paragraph and make it their own. Hints are given for each prompt. On Friday, allow learners the opportunity to compose an original paragraph.
6th - 9th Language Arts 28 Views 51 Downloads
Groovy 60s Dances!
1960s dances: The Twist, The Jerk, The Swim, The Monkey, The Mashed Potato, The Watusi, The Hitchhiker, and The Boog-a-loo. Introduce your class to the dances of the 60s. Find Motown music, watch online videos that show the different dances, get your classes to experience the dances of the 60s.
6th - 12th Physical Education 22 Views 42 Downloads
Z for Zachariah: Questions for Study on Chapters 1 - 10
An efficient study guide for the first 10 chapters of Z for Zachariah that covers basic recall questions concerning the characters and the plot. It also includes short writing prompts for selected chapters that extend into the themes, characterizations, and conflicts of the story.
10th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Hamburger Press is an activity that is definitely based on cooperation. Players need to communicate and work together to increase the number of hamburger patties they can press between them. Use cut-up pieces of swim noodles for the hamburger patties.
2nd - 6th Physical Education 3 Views 0 Downloads
Bursting Water Pipe
Water is powerful! Because it expands as it freezes, if it does so in a closed system, tremendous pressure can be created. All it takes is a little break to cause the system to explode! It's unlikely that you would submerge a pipe full of water into a bucket of liquid nitrogen in class, but this video shows what can happen when the water inside freezes.
3 mins 5th - 12th Science 4 Views 4 Downloads
Your youngest pupils listen as you introduces the short /i/ sound. They practice wiggling their fingers to indicate something "icky" on their fingers, mimicking the target sound. Then they listen to the sound's accompanying tongue twister, wiggling their fingers when they hear the target sound.
K - 1st Language Arts 4 Views 11 Downloads
Inferences and Conclusions
Making inferences and drawing conclusions are the focus of this language arts worksheet. Statements are read about a specific situation in which some information is left out. Learners read the four multiple choice options, and select the one that they can infer happened based on the statement.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 68 Views 912 Downloads
Guided Reading: Island of the Blue Dolphins
Discuss Island of the Blue Dolphins in this guided reading lesson. Young learners read the historical novel by Scott O'Dell independently, and discuss plot points and characterization with their classmates throughout the book. After they finish the novel, reflect how the book has changed them personally.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 37 Views 223 Downloads
Is It Safe to Go In? Water Quality of Bathing Areas in the EU
Using your senses, apprehend the effects of contaminants in water. With a global focus, young scientists conduct a safe experiment by tasting sugar and salt water with different dilutions. After reviewing threshold limits, learners write a one-page review for the questions listed.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Teaching grammar can be so difficult! Help your class master how to use hyphens correctly. The first page details different places one would use a hyphen. On the second page, learners are introduced to two practice activities. In the first, they simply identify whether the hyphen is used correctly or incorrectly in the sentence.
7th - 9th Language Arts 6 Views 20 Downloads
Introduce Vocabulary: Clap Your Hands (Cauley)
Lorinda Cauley's book Clap Your Hands is a fun way to expand budding readers' vocabulary in context (although you could use any book for this strategy). To prepare kids, introduce the following terms before reading: dare, flap, frown, spread, and stomp.
K - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads