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Daily Announcements Made Easy!
Use Newsmaker software to write a script experimenting with setting. Students use a webcam to record information about this day in history. They will then self-evaluate their announcements. Adaptation: Other types of software can be used.
3rd - 12th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 22 Downloads
Oh! The Places I CAN See!
Young scholars explore landmarks around the world. In this world geography and technology lesson, students view world landmarks using a webcam. Young scholars take a virtual field trip during which they zoom in and manipulate three dimensional images in order to observe these famous landmarks.
1st - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 44 Downloads
Motivate your class with this lesson on clay animation. Learners use webcam software and stop-motion animation software to explore this process. They watch a how-to video to identify the steps used in making this animation, and create clay characters for use in their own videos.
3rd - 5th Technology & Engineering 4 Views 25 Downloads
Pandas, Flamingos and Blogs
Students use the computer to discover animals. For this animal lesson, students look at online webcams to view animals and write in a daily blog discussing what the animals are doing. They use either Pixie or PowerPoint to create an animal report.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 4 Views 15 Downloads
Although originally designed for young film makers who wanted to enter their videos in a contest, the step-by-step instructions included here would serve as a guide for any video project. Classes with no access to video editing software could develop their proposals and create storyboards.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
A Model for Natural Selection- Spaghetti Worms
Does the early bird really get the worm? If so, which color of worm does it prefer? In an exciting and easy week-long field investigation, young field biologists set up a one square meter feeding area for birds. If you have a webcam, learners can observe from inside the classroom.
6th - 12th Science 34 Views 30 Downloads
Ahoy, matey! Here is an engineering expedition that mini mariners are sure to be swept away by! After reading a brief description and history of periscopes, they work in crews to construct one. Use this activity to enhance a instructional activity on mirrors and reflection, as an enrichment when studying ocean navigation, or simply as intended: an engineering project.
3rd - 12th Science 47 Views 44 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Old Faithful Geyser
Such a creative way to teach and engage young mathematicians in learning about ratios! Mathematical calculations can be made, and a time frame can be calculated for the next eruption of Old Faithful (within 10 minutes) based on the duration of the previous eruption.
5th - 7th Math 30 Views 51 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Butterflies in Space
How does gravity affect the life cycle of a butterfly? Learn first-hand what types of investigations astronauts perform in space by following along with one of NASA's experiments. Create butterfly habitats in the classroom with specific factors to be studied (learners choose what to study).
K - 12th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Language Focus and Vocabulary Unit Three: Present Perfect
Give your learners the tools and vocabulary to talk about the Internet and related technology. There are six exercises on this sheet that focus on the present perfect and technology-related vocabulary. English language learners fill in blanks, put together sentences, and conjugate verbs.
6th - 12th Language Arts 11 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Language Focus and Vocabulary Unit One: Pronouns and Prepositions
Focus on relative pronouns and prepositions with a grammar practice worksheet. After filling in blanks from a work bank, kids move on to a crossword puzzle about activities and hobbies that they may enjoy.
5th - 8th Language Arts 7 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Vocabulary Unit Three: Nouns and Verbs of the Internet
Practice a whole list of Internet-related vocabulary! There are four exercises on this page, which would work out well for starters during the week. Pupils use the vocabulary in the word bank as they match words to definitions and fill in blanks.
7th - 11th Language Arts 11 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Language Focus Unit One: Hobby and Interests Vocabulary
What do your kids do in their free time? Use a worksheet to reinforce vocabulary for interests and activities in your mainstream or English language development class. It features fill-in-the-blank activities, as well as word groups and images to match with vocabulary.
5th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Designed
Introduction to the Nature Journal
Students create nature journals. In this introduction to the nature journal lesson, students discover the uses of nature journals and begin their own. Students are challenged to use vivid, concise terms in their descriptive language. Activities include describing different birds and following the behavior of a species from a webcam.
5th - 7th Language Arts 13 Views 37 Downloads
The Bear Facts
Students explore various kinds of bears and gather information about them. In this research and habitats lesson, students chart their bear information on large posters with illustrations of their bears. Students map the locations where their bear can be found.
2nd - 3rd 21st Century Skills 3 Views 9 Downloads
Listening to History
Students consider the insight to the past that oral histories can provide. They, in groups, analyze oral histories, prepare to interview a family member on their recollections of a historical event and then write a historical narrative.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 14 Views 51 Downloads
Junior geologists sort rocks and soil. They separate a sample of river gravel by size, shape, color, and other characteristics. To include Common Core standards, you could have little ones graph the number of particles in each sample.
1st - 3rd Science 11 Views 37 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Language Focus Unit Three: Present Perfect
Practice the present perfect verb tense with a series of activities. Learners rearrange sentences, fill in the blanks, and choose the correct forms of irregular verbs to fit in the present perfect tense.
5th - 8th Language Arts 10 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable