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The American Museum of Natural History: A Virtual Field Trip with Brian Selznick
16 mins 3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewAuthor Brian Selznick takes scholars on a virtual field trip to New York City's American Museum of Natural History. Three stops to the Hall of North American Mammals, Mosquito Model, and Hall of Meteorites showcase prominent dioramas and...
Webcams in the Classroom: Animal Inquiry and Observation
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewBoost observational skills with an inquiry-based lesson that takes scholars on a virtual field trip. With help from webcams, learners observe animals in a zoo or aquarium. Observations go into a journal and a discussion is held to review...
Coastal Peru: The Amazing Biodiversity of a Coastal Ecosystem
45 mins 3rd - 8th
New ReviewPeru's coastal ecosystem is only one of the country's amazing features. But travelers don't need passports, expensive plane tickets, or heavy suitcases to examine the biodiversity of coastal Peru. Armed with a field trip log and graphic...
James and the Giant Peach Lesson Plans
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewImmerse yourself in the world of giant bugs, rolling peaches, and brave little boys with an interdisciplinary unit on James and the Giant Peach. Young readers focus on the scientific themes of Roald Dahl's classic novel with bug hunts,...
Maker projects & 3D Shapes
3rd - 11th
The study of three dimensional objects can bring out the natural maker and builder in your students. This collection explores three dimensions through the use of maker projects, 3-D nets, and studies of area and surface area. The cardboard challenge is an annual contest that motivates students to use their imaginations and explore construction and three dimensional objects in unique ways. Incorporate lessons on visual thinking, nets, surface area, and volume, etc. so that learners expand their true understanding of the relationships between them.
The Right to a Clean Environment: Right to a Clean Environment Role-Play
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewA lesson plan challenges scholars to think critically about the world in which they live. Learners begin by role-playing a character, answering questions, and taking part in a whole-class discussion. They then brainstorm ways they can...
Trees are Terrific...Inside and Out!
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewTrees are the star of a three-step unit celebrating Arbor Day. Step one takes an in-depth look into the structure of a tree, the process of photosynthesis, and the benefits of the leafy giants. Step two challenges scholars to create a...
Real-World Ratio and Rate Reasoning: How to Power the Skate Park
5th - 6th CCSS: Designed
Bring on the lights! Using an interactive, characters try to figure out how to light a skate park by examining area and ratios to determine the number of solar panels needed to power them. Pupils design a house with a roof to hold solar...