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Time Zone Challenge: Applying Add/Subt. Integers to Time Zones
A short video can be shown to your class to explain time zones. (A free subscription to the teachers' website is required to access the video.) Pairs of workers use a time zone map to solve six scenarios on a worksheet.
6th - 8th Math 8 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
My Menu Project
If you don't mind using another teacher's website, this one has a simple project that would make a nice conclusion to your nutrition unit. Using a planning worksheet and peer review, nutrition nuts create a cafe menu using healthy foods. Note that the sample completed project was created with MS Publisher, so you might not be able to view it.
6th - 8th Health 12 Views 8 Downloads
Oregon Trail Wiki
Here is a fantastic lesson on the Oregon Trail! Learners use the wiki to create a fictitious character that travels on the Oregon Trail. After some mini-lessons on the lives of travelers on the Oregon Trail, they put themselves in their shoes by responding to scenarios posed by the teacher.
4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
The Mind-Body Connection
Second graders learn about the human body. In this biology lesson plan, 2nd graders will begin with the basics of understanding charts and graphs and progress into units that cover the body systems, and mental and emotional health. Students will learn how their daily choices effect their bodies.
2nd Science 42 Views 150 Downloads
A New Life Convention
Students create a presentation and package of materials based on their research to be presented at a fictional science conference. Given a specific scenario, students research various body systems and how they work in conjunction. Their findings are presented to the class at their science conference.
5th - 6th Science 8 Views 34 Downloads
The Civil War and Reconstruction
Fifth graders participate in a two weeks of activities as they study the Civil War. For this Civil War lesson set, 5th graders read a portion of their text-book, participate in jigsaw activity and a mock debate. They use the Internet as they research information about the Union, the Confederacy, and the Slave.
5th English Language Development 22 Views 104 Downloads
Zoom-In: Boxer Rebellion in China
Students explore the History of China by analyzing images. In this Boxer rebellion lesson, students define the impact of the Industrial Revolution on China and define the group known as "Boxers." Students view an image in a PowerPoint presentation and use their investigative skills to determine who is in the photograph and what actions are taking place.
8th - 10th Visual & Performing Arts 9 Views 72 Downloads
Double Self Portrait
Students meet an artist who overcame learning and physical disabilities and became a successful artist. They use a digital camera to imitate the style of one artist; and explore the connection between the use of technology and art.
8th - 12th Technology & Engineering 3 Views 9 Downloads
Life in a box: world history content
Students explore 6 boxes of stuff about famous people in history including Martin Luther King Jr., Peter the Great, Henry VIII, and more. In this history lesson plan, students then discuss their boxes with the rest of the class.
5th - 10th Social Studies & History 22 Views 48 Downloads
Oral History: Park City Museum
Bring U.S. history to your language arts class with this lesson. Middle schoolers complete an interview for an oral history project, and discuss the importance of oral histories - and how they embellish written accounts. They write questions, interview, and write a report analyzing their findings, connecting with the era of the person interviewed.
8th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
Moon Craters Lab
Students explore characteristics of mass. In this scientific inquiry about mass lesson, students drop rocks of different weights from various heights and record the depth of the "crater" created. Students record their findings on a data table and transfer them to a graph.
4th - 6th Math 3 Views 20 Downloads
Sweet Clara's Freedom Quilt
Fourth graders explore the underground railroad and slavery. In this social studies lesson, 4th graders read stories about the underground railroad and complete a webquest. Students read Sweet Clara's Freedom Quilt and create a quilt.
4th Social Studies & History 7 Views 21 Downloads
Travel Through The Solar System With Cool Tech Tools
Linking to good Internet resource can be fun and educational. Learners use a series of Internet sites to explore the wonders of the solar system. They rotate through 4 different stations to explore, the lesson concludes with the creation of a Solar System Booklet.
4th - 6th Science 11 Views 24 Downloads