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Alice

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Young scholars work with computers and use the Alice software.  In this computer lesson students learn how to use the Alice program. 
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Insect Safari

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders name and identify three body parts of an insect, identify the characteristics that insects have six legs and one pair of antennae and categorize insects as to whether they are helpful or harmful.
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The Life of Titanic

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students create a timeline of the life of the Titanic. By using TimeLine software, or a word processing program, students translate a summary of the life of the Titanic into a timeline. The timeline includes information from the time...
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A Taste of Space Nutrition Unit

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders make a power point presentation about space nutrition and health.
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Karst Topography

For Teachers 5th - 9th
Pupils observe a movie about karst topography over the Internet and note nonpoint source pollution. They discuss ways to manage pollution and their experiences with any polltion sources.
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Learning to use and understand a database

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders were given a research paper and they were to answer the questions using the information found on the website. The website was a dictionary where the students would click on the letter to where they would go to find the...
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Using Map Skills

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders study maps. In this U.S. geography lesson, 3rd graders explore directions on a compass rose and use a map scale to determine distances between two points on a map. They listen to a lecture and use their own maps to practice...
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Trippin Through Europe

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders investigate the different countries of Europe. They research a specific European country. Students locate their country on a map of Europe. They fill out a passport application and identify German and French words.
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Finding the Missing Angles of Quadrilaterals

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Students find the missing angles of quadrilaterals. In this geometry lesson, students apply the properties of quadrilaterals to find the missing angles of the polygon. They relate it to the real world.
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"The Outsiders" by S.E. Hinton

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students estimate the distance in miles between Tulsa, Oklahoma and Manhattan, Kansas. They gather and graph data on gangs in both areas.
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Getting to Know You

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders get to know each other by learning each others names by making name tags. They help establish class guidelines and as a group, use inquiry playing a game to determine their secret number value. They represent place value...
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Ariann's Nutrition Expedition Adventures Remembered

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders respond in their nutrition journals to a prompt about the importance of the five food groups.
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Investigating Search Engines and Directories

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders discover a variety of electronic resources. In this research skills lesson, 6th graders explore the role of search engines, directories, and meta-search engines in searching for electronic resources.
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Introductions

For Teachers 6th - Higher Ed
Students introduce themselves to the teacher and the class by completing a variety of surveys, interest inventories and questionnaires. They interview several others and then introuduce one of the people they inerviewed to the rest of...
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Identification of Three-Dimensional Solids

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Learners identify properties of three-dimensional solids. In this geometry lesson plan, students differentiate between prisms, pyramids, cones, cylinders and spheres based on specific characteristics. This assignments can be used for ELL...
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Popsicle Stick Kids

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students use popsicle sticks to make different characters. They use fabric to make the clothes and even place eyes to make them seem more real. They add jewelry and any other fashion item to complete the character.
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ESOL Maintaining Employment

For Teachers Higher Ed
Students discuss qualities of a good employee and view a Venn diagram that shows qualities of employee and employer. They review new vocabulary then role play teacher directed scenarios.
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Author Agents: Lesson 6

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders work on their PowerPoint projects about the authors they are researching. In this authors lesson plan, 5th graders review the guidelines for the project.
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Ima's Dream

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students compile a list of items on which a person can spend money, categorize a list of items based upon similarities, and solve mathematical problems based upon given scenarios.
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External Influences 1: Flexible Timing

For Teachers 12th - Higher Ed
Students examine the main economic objectives of the government and the impact of changing economic data on business decision making. They apply economic data to a business scenario/case study.
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"YIKES! Your Body Up Close" by Mike Janulewicz

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Pupils use a Venn Diagram to analyze data from their class.
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Allison the Alligator

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders are introduced to the concepts of greater than and less than. This leads to the use of inequalities. The teacher tells the story about an alligator in order to create a fun environment for practicing the objectives of the...

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