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A Fortnight of Furlongs
Students perform a webquest to research information about the horse industry. They look at economic and the cultural impact of the industry on Central Kentucky and then create a group presentation that addresses all essential questions.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
Discovering Japan Through Cooperative Research
Search a variety of sources to create a multimedia or book project about Japan. Learners use the independent investigation method to plan and conduct research about Japan. They use the information they discover to create a computer book or a multimedia project for an oral presentation.
4th - 6th 21st Century Skills 7 Views 207 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Build an Earthquake-Proof Structure
Sixth graders create straw structures and experiment to see how they would withstand an earthquake. In this Earthquake lesson, 6th graders use increasing vibrations and record the effects on their straw structures. Students discuss which designs withstood the simulated earthquake the best and why.
6th Visual & Performing Arts 16 Views 85 Downloads
An Analysis of Jim Crow Laws and their Effects on Race Relations
First graders analyze the role of the Jim Crow laws on race relations. As a class, they are segregated based on the color shirt they have or some other simple criteria and wear either a square or circle sticker representing the majority and minority.
1st Language Arts 5 Views 31 Downloads
Students Helping And Respecting Each Other
Students discuss ways to help and respect others. They create skits that demonstrates cooperation, sportsmanship, and kindness. They video skits and share the information with other grades. Students write an essay on respectfulness.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 6 Views 88 Downloads
Let Me Tell You About My State
State reports can be a lot of fun, especially when the learners get to choose the state they study. This research and writing-focused social studies instructional activity engages learners in collecting information, essay structure, research, and synthesizing facts.
5th - 7th Social Studies & History 7 Views 31 Downloads
Let Me Tell You About My State
Fifth graders research one of the 50 U.S. States that they were unfamiliar with. In this U.S. Geography instructional activity, 5th graders utilize encyclopedias as well as the Internet to research a chosen U.S. State in order to write a report.
5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 20 Downloads
Using Repeat Photography to Map Environmental Hazards
Students investigate the changes of their environment by experimenting with photography. In this environmental observation instructional activity, students compare historic photographs of areas with pictures they have just taken. Students create a wiki site which allows them to share their observations with others and identify global changes.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 7 Downloads
Writing Model: Job Wanted
In this writing model worksheet, students explore how to write an effective resume as they examine a sample resume and respond to 3 short answer question. Students also use the provided graphic organizer to write their own resume.
6th - 9th Language Arts 3 Views 62 Downloads
A Theater Workshop to Improve Character Development and Collaboration Skills
Young scholars think more seriously about what they want to do for a living after high school. They investigate other options for success excluding the college tract. They explore the ramifications of every occupation and pursuit placing different demands on the human body.
11th - 12th 21st Century Skills 5 Views 27 Downloads
Male Image Building Utilizing the Writing Process
Introduce your class to the techniques of proper writing. In groups, they brainstorm their ideas on family structures and discuss the importance of having a male figure in their lives. After listening to an African-American poem, they take notes on the elements used in the writings.
4th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 32 Downloads
The Ides March On - Caesar Today
Students make connections between the rule and reign of Julius Caesar and the leaders of other countries. They then create a news show that communicates their understanding of four essential questions that are included in the lesson plan.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 8 Views 41 Downloads
Use this packet of resources in your career unit about writing a resume. Filled with instructions, suggestions, and examples, this series of worksheets could be a great addition to a unit about careers and professional writing. Excellent for junior high, high school, college, or an adult ed class.
7th - Higher Ed Language Arts 69 Views 527 Downloads
Cultures of the Continent
Pupils explore the various cultures of North America. They examine the differences and similarities between an immigrant's homeland and the culture of Central Kentucky. Students discuss strategies to make the transition easier for immigrants today.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 9 Downloads