Transportation & Travel Teacher Resources
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Bar Graphs With Intervals
Give your math class a comprehensive understanding of bar graphs with this series of lessons. The resource is divided into three parts, and all of the accompanying worksheets are included. The class will study different bar graphs, analyze them, and record their answers to the questions provided.
Transportation Fuels: What Car Will You Drive?
How many different types of biofuels are out there? Seventh graders watch a series of videos and participate in a series of activities in order to better understand all the transportation options available. They consider what type of car they'd most like to drive based on the type of transportation fuel it uses.
Clara and the Bookwagon
Second graders work in groups to complete the attached worksheet. They view a map of Maryland, to find Hagerstown. Students read and discuss the story, "Clara and the Bookwagon." Groups of students work with one set of puzzle pieces. After the puzzles are put together, 2nd graders use a set of clues and draw a new Patricia King RobesonPatricia King RobesonPatricia King Robesonpicture on the back of their puzzle.
2nd English Language Arts
Learning About Our World
Students explore their world using the book "This is the Way We Go to School." They predict information about the story based on the title and pictures. Students label a world map with the names of continents and oceans. They write a set of clues that identify a type of transportation and create an alphabet book about how they get to school.
1st - 6th English Language Arts
New Review Transportation Systems
Learners analyze the evolution of cultural attitudes through the lens of transportation, examining several artifacts, documents, and photographs. Topics covered include how American attitudes have influenced society's evolution into a car-dependent society, how transportation affects the availability of goods, and transportation for the future.
8th - 12th Science CCSS: Designed
New Review Exploring New York City
Your class members will get up close and personal with the Big Apple in this fantastic lesson, which introduces learners to not only the concept of a city, but also provides a thorough overview of New York City itself and its unique features and origins.
8th - 10th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
The Semiconductor and the Human Body
Students investigate the cells of the human body. in this biology lesson, students discuss the cell as the basic unit of lie and identify how many cells the human body is made up of. They relate the semiconductor to their investigation as it is an essential part in the medical field and helping to improve the health of the body.
8th - 11th Science
Trade and Transportation in the United States
Students imagine what it would be like to operate a plane, train, or truck along a trade route across the United States. They also examine maps of major U.S. transportation networks and explain how specific products might get from one place to another.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History
Transportation of the Tribes
Second graders compare the transportation system of the Eastern Woodland Indian Tribe and the Plains Indian Tribe. They use a chart imbedded in this lesson to further their understanding of the Plains Indians, then engage in a craft activity.
2nd Social Studies & History
Transportation in Large Cities
Learners analyze a historic photograph which shows them many varieties of transportation in Denver, Colorado from the early 20th century. Pupils identify the many differences in the modes of transportation in the photograph compared to the present day.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History
What Do You SUBpose?
Submarines are the fous of this math and science lesson plan. In it, learners explore the world of submarines: how they work, and what they are used for. They engage in hands-on activities, watch video clips, and work in cooperative groups in order to investigate the math and science behind submarines.
3rd - 5th Math
Whitewater Canal State Historic Site
If you happen to live in Indiana, or a neighboring state, and are planning a field trip to the Whitewater Canal State Historic Site, then this lesson plan will suit your needs quite well. In it, suggestions for activities before, during, and after the visit are clearly spelled out for you.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History
Ancient History: The Importance of Logistics in Greek & Roman Armies
Before one can understand the military tactics practiced throughout history, he needs to become familiarized with tactics practiced in the ancient past. Learners take a critical look at the military logistics used by Alexander the Great as he conquered Asia Minor and India, and how Scipio Africanus took New Carthage from Hannibal.
11th - 12th Social Studies & History
Cell Membrane Coloring Worksheet
Use coloring to reinforce memory of the cell membrane structure. In addition, junior biologists answer fill-in-the-blank and short-answer questions detailing the function of the cell membrane. This activity is five pages long and provides comprehensive coverage of the topic.
7th - 9th Science