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Shapes, Patterns, and Plants

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Students imagine they are animals in the Palace Facade painting. In this Palace Facade lesson plan, students observe and discuss the geometric and organic shapes in the painting shown to them.
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Monsters

For Teachers K - 3rd
Monsters become a fun part of the imagination when you think creatively about them. Being clear that monsters are not real, reflect upon the features of a pretend monster, and what you would look like if you dressed up like a monster....
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Guided Reading: Three Little Pigs (Plus Wolf: Javalinas)

For Teachers K - 3rd
Guide your class through reading various versions of The Three Little Pigs. Talk about the traditional story line and then discuss a different point of view: Maybe the wolf was just an innocent bystander! This lesson plan, which has...
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Leadership

For Teachers K - 3rd
Students list the qualities of a good leader as well as the various roles of group members. They discuss how good leaders help make the group more successful and identify people in their community who are good leaders. Students offer...
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Rosie is Cold

For Teachers K - 2nd
Practice reading comprehension with the story Rosie is Cold. When Rosie  goes to play outside and is cold, her friend Bella gives her clothing items to keep warm. What would you wear to stay warm? Vocabulary words are listed along with...
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Point of View

For Teachers K - 8th Standards
Work with your class on point of view by reading "The Three Little Pigs." Learners demonstrate an understanding that the point of view is determined by the author and that different points of view exist. They then read a different short...
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Space Stations

For Teachers K - 2nd
Let’s explore space! Learners independently read a nonfiction book, Space Stations, which highlights the first space stations and the plans for future space stations. The reading strategy of previewing pictures and captions is the focus...
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Main Idea in a Story

For Teachers K - 2nd
Identify the main idea in a story! Young learners listen to a story of your choosing and, through guiding questions and class discussion, create a title that captures the main idea. After writing their story title on a sheet of paper,...
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Save Your Rivers

For Teachers K - 5th
Students create posters about protecting rivers in their state.
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Create a Holiday for Your Favorite Hero

For Teachers K - 12th
Learners create a holiday for a hero. The person may be someone in history who is not currently honored with a holiday, another famous person, a family member, a friend, or someone else they admire.
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Pictures at an Exhibition

For Teachers K - 8th
Students discuss how the musical composition was created. They listen to "Pictures at an Exhibition." Students discuss how the Promenade in the beginning of the opus is based on Mussorgsky walking through the exhibit of paintings....
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Building Friendships

For Teachers K - 5th
Students explore that sometimes we are surprised when we spend time with someone we previously thought we would not like and find this person to be very likeable and they may become a great friend. They explore how a friendship can...
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Coral Polyp Party

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students complete a project where they label the parts of a coral polyp and discuss the differences between plants and animals. Students use marshmallows, sprinkles, toothpicks, and more to label their coral polyp.
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Tyrone, the Horrible

For Teachers K - 5th
Read a Hans Wilhelm story and complete creative writing activities. Start by reading Tyrone, the Horrible and discuss the behavior in the book. Then split your class into groups to create a "bully" situation and discuss possible...
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Zigzag

For Teachers K
Students observe three boxes drawn on the board to organize a story's beginning, middle, and end. They listen to the story Zigzag and identify a beginning, middle and end to organize their thoughts sequentially to improve recall.
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Color Mixing

For Teachers K - 3rd
Young scholars experiment with primary colored water to mix new colors. They record new colors on a simple data sheet and share opinions on their work.