The Night Sky Teacher Resources
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What is an Aurora?
An impressive animation explains the earth's awe-inspiring auroras. The contributions of high-energy particles from the sun collide with our neutral atmospheric atoms. Explained are the roles of solar wind, plasma, the magnetosphere, coronal mass ejection, magnetic storms, oxygen and nitrogen atoms, photons, sunspots, and solar flares.
4 mins 6th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Eros and Psyche: Part 1
With Eros and Psyche, your learners will have the opportunity to combine the art of reader's theater with a study of the ancient Greek gods! This engaging reader's theater script will also serve as a fantastic way for your class members to work on their speaking and listening skills, as well as develop confidence for presentations.
6th - 10th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Teaching the Short Story - Teacher's Packet
Get your writers going with composing their own short stories by following some or all of the ideas included here. You'll find short lessons and activities, handouts and assignment pages, sample paragraphs and sentences, and all sorts of great stuff you can use for inspiration or print out and hand directly to your class.
6th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Eratosthenes’s Experiment
Your learners apply the scientific method and their trigonometry skills to duplicate Eratosthenes' calculation of the circumference of the earth. They write a lab report of their experiment and findings as a formative assessment in this collaborative activity that applies sine, cosine, and tangent functions.
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Study Guide for Hatchet
Use this packet as a companion to your study of Hatchet by Gary Paulsen. The resource breaks the novel up into several chunks, and for each chunk provides activities, background information, vocabulary, graphic organizers, and response questions that cover a variety of skills.
4th - 6th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable