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Often, class members don't want to work in groups; however, there are definite positives that come from working with others. Take a look at the pros and cons of putting minds together. Pupils discuss synergy, examine a website created collaboratively, and come up with the materials for a Wiki about their school.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
A Wrinkle in Time Discussion and Activity Guide
As you work through Madeleine L'Engle's A Wrinkle in Time, try out some or all of the 20 questions and activities included here. Useful for discussion questions, group assignments, or individual projects, this resource covers plot as well as big ideas.
5th - 8th Language Arts 46 Views 37 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Needs of Living Things: Pre-Assessment
Determine your class's prior knowledge about the necessities of life with this pre-assessment for a unit on living things. Learners draw pictures of themselves with all the things they need to live, grow, and survive. These drawings will be used to both assess their understandings and facilitate a discussion about the requirements of life.
K - 3rd Science 67 Views 57 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Revolt! Comparing Historical Revolutions
What elements are needed to have a revolution? How do historical revolutions from across the globe and generations compare with one another? This is an excellent activity that incorporates group work, source analysis, and an engaging slide show to review major revolutions in history.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 82 Views 76 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Citizenship Themed: Taking Action on Fairness
Here is a set of wonderful activities that will offer young learners the chance to see how some prominent figures have taken action to ensure greater equality and fairness around the world. Given the context of the 2014 World Cup, the resource begins with an example of famous Brazilian soccer player Socrates, and then proceeds by reviewing the efforts and achievements of Gandhi, Malala Yousafzai, and Fahma Mohammed.
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History 40 Views 29 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Common Core State Standards Lesson Pack: Grade Two
Make implementation of the Common Core State Standards a little easier with this series of graphic organizers and classroom displays. Including a lesson plan template, individual student trackers, and a series of I Can... posters for displaying the standards, this resource will help to ensure your second graders' success with the Common Core.
2nd Classroom Support 174 Views 136 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Initiatives and Teamwork
After your next group project or collaborative assignment, have your learners reflect on what it was like to work with others. They will answer questions on what parts of the process they did and did not enjoy, whether or not they were successful in achieving their goal, and what actions they would choose to do differently next time.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 7 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Lesson 5: Geographic Features and Landforms in the Eastern Hemisphere
Is the Neolithic Revolution a turning point in world history? Class members discuss whether society develops as a result of environmental change, and write an argumentative essay based on what they have learned.
4th - 8th Social Studies & History 5 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Building Background Knowledge: Colonial Craftspeople
In the first lesson of this unit on colonial trade, fourth graders gain background knowledge of different jobs performed by early colonists. The class begins with a slide show presentation that includes a variety of great photographs depicting different trades in colonial America, during which learners work in small groups to take notes and make inferences about each occupation.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 72 Views 71 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Human Relations in the Workplace
Students explore, analyze and demonstrate effective human skills while working with others. They explain the significance of the Western Electric experiment and distinguish between technical skills and people skills and complete a self-evaluation.
9th - 11th Social Studies & History 5 Views 45 Downloads
Getting Caught In The Web
Sixth graders brainstorm the ways a person's actions can affect a community. As a class, one classmate is given a ball of yarn and pass it along to another student creating a web. Next, some classmates are asked to drop their part and discuss how one missing piece can affect a community.
6th Language Arts 4 Views 6 Downloads
Perimeter, Area, and Volume
After providing your learners with a pre-assessment, group learners by ability level. Groups develop and use strategies to find perimeter of regular or irregular shapes using string, paper clips, links, and other objects. They find the area using tiles or counting squares of regular and irregular shapes on a grid.
3rd - 5th Math 118 Views 765 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Interdisciplinary Integrated Unit on DNA/Genetics Part C: Language Arts
Are you a non-ELA teacher looking to incorporate literacy skills and assignments into your curriculum? This lesson plan and its included worksheets are a great starting point for showing you how it's done. Although the lesson plan was originally intended to be used as part of a larger unit on genetics, the overall sequencing of the lesson plan as well as the rubrics, t-chart, writing and editing worksheets could all be used for a writing assignment on any topic.
7th - 10th Science 37 Views 61 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Humphrey The Lost Whale
The children's book Humphrey the Lost Whale tells an amazing tale of a community joining together for a common cause. Read this book with your class, making connections between the events in the story and personal experiences of young learners.
K - 3rd Language Arts 9 Views 10 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
How Does Your Garden Grow? Discovering How Weather Patterns Affect Natural Cycles
Emergent scientists examine the unusually warm winter of 2011-2012 (called the “year without a winter”) and its effect on blossoming times and pollination. Groups engage in a weather information scavenger hunt, compare climate maps, and collect data from the US and Europe.
7th - 12th Language Arts 43 Views 77 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Relationships Between Formal Measurement Units: Measure and Record Mass in Kilograms and Grams
Teach the masses about the metric system with this hands-on measurement lesson. Given a fruit or vegetable, learners estimate, measure, and convert its mass using the metric units gram and kilogram.
3rd - 8th Math 11 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Making Rectangles: Lesson 3 of 4
Here is another excellent math lesson to use when striving to meet Common Core goals. In it, young geometers use their knowledge of number and measurement to draw rectangles of different sizes. The "My Rectangles and Angles" activity sheet that's embedded in the plan is especially useful.
K - 2nd Math 12 Views 43 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Lesson Plan: The Power of Collaboration
First, the class discusses, analyzes, and learns about the pottery created by the husband and wife team, Maria and Julian Martinez. Then they pair up and work in collaborative teams to create a written or visual creative piece. A class discussion on the partner process ends the lesson.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 9 Views 16 Downloads