The Swiss Family Robinson Teacher Resources
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Fifth graders read Swiss Family Robinson and respond to a survival scenario. In this focusing event lesson, 5th graders reflect on what they would do during a situation that required them to make a choice. Students share individually then compare their answers to one another to see the variety of opinions and reactions can occur.
5th Language Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
The Way Things Work
Students explore how things are designed, built and function. Students interpret the film The Swiss Family Robinson. Students discuss and analyze medieval technology and the amazing craftsmen and stoneworkers it took to build such structures.
7th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 11 Downloads
Students participate in a simulation of life on a deserted island. They work with their group to develop an island survival plan and summarize it in a journal. Students use a worksheet and challenge cards to earn points. They will be challenged to use their critical thinking skills and knowledge of islands to "survive" and return to safety.
4th - 12th Science 20 Views 164 Downloads
Student Workbook - The Outsiders
S.E. Hinton's The Outsiders is powerful novel that speaks to adolescents. Support your pupils' study of The Outsiders with the materials in this packet. The materials consist of a reading log, prereading activities, reading comprehension questions for each chapter, a character study, and additional related activities such as a survey, a poetry assignment based on "Nothing Gold Can Stay," and a wanted poster.
6th - 9th Language Arts 64 Views 86 Downloads
It's so hard to remember how to punctuate titles! Give your class this practice packet to help them remember. On the first page, learners review the rules for punctuating the titles of short stories, monologues, commercials, etc. Then, learners apply what they learned to the 60 sentences that follow.
8th - 9th Language Arts 52 Views 69 Downloads
Fittest of the Survivors
students consider the reality television show 'Survivor' as a means to contemplate what it means to be a survivor. They create fictional characters and explore how different personal qualities would help and hinder their success on 'Survivor,' and the
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 66 Downloads
Geography Through Literature
Students read Call It Courage by Armstrong Perry and research the geography of the South Pacific where the story is set. They explore the plant and animal life in the region and how it is specifically adapted to live in that region.
7th - 8th Language Arts 4 Views 113 Downloads
Literature of the Islands and the Sea
Students read an age-appropriate novel in which an island setting plays an important role from a provided list. This will help them understand life on an island. They will analyze the plot, theme, characterization, setting, and style of the book.
4th - 12th Science 3 Views 83 Downloads
What is Photosynthesis?
Young scholars study the plant process of photosynthesis through multiple activities. In this photosynthesis lesson, students make a graphic organizer, complete a science observation, and make a plant ID book to learn about the process of photosynthesis.
5th - 6th Science 3 Views 80 Downloads