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New Review Greek Barbie or Action Figure
Young historians bring Greek mythology to the twenty-first century with this engaging research project. Hired to create a Barbie doll or action figure modeled after a Greek god or goddess, students gather the information necessary to meet the requirements outlined in this project description.
5th - 7th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
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 13 Views 7 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 19 Views 12 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 68 Views 160 Downloads
A New Life Convention
Learners 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 9 Views 34 Downloads
The Civil War and Reconstruction
Fifth graders participate in a two weeks of activities as they study the Civil War. In 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 27 Views 105 Downloads
Zoom-In: Boxer Rebellion in China
Learners 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." Learners 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 10 Views 74 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 6 Views 10 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 23 Views 49 Downloads
Oral History: Park City Museum
Bring U.S. history to your language arts class with this lesson plan. 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 5 Views 14 Downloads
Moon Craters Lab
Young scholars 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. Young scholars 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 15 Views 23 Downloads