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Daily Announcements Made Easy!
Use Newsmaker software to write a script experimenting with setting. Learners 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!
Students explore landmarks around the world. For this world geography and technology lesson, students view world landmarks using a webcam. Students 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. In 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 35 Views 31 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 lesson on mirrors and reflection, as an enrichment when studying ocean navigation, or simply as intended: an engineering project.
3rd - 12th Science 48 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 31 Views 52 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 4 Views 3 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 8 Views 7 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 15 Views 10 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
Young scholars create nature journals. In this introduction to the nature journal instructional activity, students discover the uses of nature journals and begin their own. Young scholars are challenged to use vivid, concise terms in their descriptive language.
5th - 7th Language Arts 13 Views 37 Downloads
The Bear Facts
Learners explore various kinds of bears and gather information about them. In this research and habitats instructional activity, students chart their bear information on large posters with illustrations of their bears. Learners map the locations where their bear can be found.
2nd - 3rd 21st Century Skills 3 Views 9 Downloads
You Are Here
Students map local places and learn to use scale and distance. In this mapping lesson, students map their school and a favorite place. Students recreate their maps showing distance and scale sizes. Students locate their location on a larger map.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 5 Views 7 Downloads