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Using Video to Create Setting and Mood
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWriters have long used words, the sound of words, and the images created by their words to describe the setting and establish the mood of their stories. To gain a more in depth understanding of how settings can be used to develop a...
Black History Month | All About the Holidays
2 mins K - 5th
New ReviewKick off a celebration of Black History Month with a quick video. The narrator shares the history of the holiday and sheds light on famous African Americans such as Frederick Douglas, Harriet Tubman, George Washington Carver, and more!
Creating Persuasive and Effective Visuals
4th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewAdvertisers know how to use persuasive techniques to create powerful visuals that inform and influence others. Class members examine these techniques and then demonstrate their knowledge as they craft posters, flyers, collages, etc. for...
Gone to Texas: The Story of the Texas Empresarios
New ReviewAfter watching two educational films about Texas history, young settlers create a T chart listing the pros and cons of renouncing their American citizenship, converting to Catholicism, and moving to a Texas colony under the Empresario...
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewDr. Martin Luther King, Jr. not only paved the way for African American citizens' civil rights, he created an example for women's groups, Hispanic groups, and groups with disabilities to fight for their rights as well. Learn more with a...
Frankly Speaking: Exploring Benjamin Franklin's Aphorisms
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewBenjamin Franklin famously had an aphorism for every situation—most of which we still use in modern vernacular. Introduce class members to Franklin's Poor Richard's Almanack with a presentation that details the characteristics of aphorisms.
Median for a Frequency Table
3 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewTry to find the middle of a frequency table. Using a frequency table of ages, the video shows how to use a formula to determine the position of the median. The resource uses frequency tables with both even and odd numbers of data points.
Technical Writing: Real-World Writing in the 21st Century
6th - 12th
New ReviewWondering how to respond to the age-old question when will I ever use this? The answer is very simple when discussing technical writing. Teachers and administrators gain an understanding of using technical writing in the classroom....
Becoming an Upstander Means Taking Risks
6th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewThe classic movie The Wizard of Oz includes a scene where Lion bullies Tin Man until Dorothy, an upstander, intervenes. Pupils discuss what it means to stand up to bullies with an interactive risk activity before working in groups to...
Scale City — Proportional Relationships in the Real World
4 mins 6th - 7th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewStrive to determine your stride. Scholars first view an informative video on the Kentucky Horse Park and the 28-feet stride of the Man o' War. They then work together in groups to find the length of their own strides by using the number...
Music and Sound: Create a Thank You Project and Free Time to Build
5th - 9th
New ReviewIt's important to be grateful. Budding techies apply conditionals and loops in the Scratch coding language to build thank you projects for the computer science gurus and others who have helped them throughout the unit.
Music and Sound: Movie Sound Effects and Music Composition
5th - 9th
New ReviewNow that's music to my ears. Learners choose one of two activities to complete: continue the music video from the previous lesson, or design a new program that composes music. They learn how to apply several new code blocks while...