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The Math Behind Michael Jordan's Legendary Hang Time

For Students 7th - 12th Standards
As spectacular of an athlete as he was, even Michael Jordan can't beat gravity. Engage young scholars in exploring the science and math behind this hall-of-famer's amazing leaping ability, and see how things would be different on other...
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On the Court with... Michael Jordan

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Pupils learn foundational economic concepts and consider the importance of decision-making, how to evaluate choices and alternatives, and the benefits of consistent training and practice by learning about the early life of Michael Jordan.
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Every Day Edit - Michael Jordan

For Students 3rd - 8th
In this everyday editing activity, learners correct grammatical mistakes in a short paragraph about Michael Jordan. The errors range from punctuation, capitalization, grammar, and spelling.
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On the Court with...Michael Jordan

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Young scholars use a decision-making model as they make simulated choices about their future education. In this decision-making lesson, students read a book about Michael Jordan and discuss choices he made. Then, young scholars examine...
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Michael Jordan

For Students 4th - 7th
In this Michael Jordan activity, students read a 1 page reading on the life and basketball career of Michael Jordan. They then answer the 15 questions in the packet. The answers are located on the last page.
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A Sense of Emptiness in the House That Michael Built

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students investigate different journalistic techniques used to add color and new dimension to fact-based news stories. They write a journal discussing techniques that journalists could use to make Michael Jordan's retirement from the NBA...
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Bounce With Me

For Teachers 9th - 10th
How many practice lay-ups do you think Michael Jordan has done in his lifetime? Too many to count, but he had to start somewhere! Practice is the key to getting better in any activity. Look through this basketball lesson as there are...
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Black History Stations

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students rotate between 6 activity stations and discover important facts about famous African Americans. Students find their heart rate, dribble, throw baseballs, jump hurdles and complete a long jump activity while becoming familiar...
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Michael Row Your Boat Ashore, Take Me Out to the Ball Game

For Students 1st
In this songs worksheet, 1st graders read and sing the songs of Michael Row Your Boat Ashore and Take Me Out to the Ball Game. Students read 2 pages.
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Millions, Billions, Trillions

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students use real-world data to compare the relative sizes of millions and billions, and exponential growth. They use the salaries of famous people such as, Michael Jordan and Bill Gates to understand this math concept.
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Fact and Opinion - Worksheet: 1

For Students 3rd - 6th Standards
Pupils identify fact and opinion statements with a language arts worksheet. Then, they explain their thinking in a sentence, including the clues or set of words that helped them arrive at their answer.
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Propaganda Project

For Teachers 6th - 9th Standards
Put the advertising in the hands of your pupils. They design and promote a product, using propaganda techniques to persuade those who view their newspaper ad. Learners must include certain information about their product as well as a...
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Practice With Commas

For Students 4th - 7th Standards
The instructions say to put commas where they belong, and that is just what your class will do as they practice comma placement and use. There are 20 sentences in desperate need of commas and four extensions exercises where comma use is...
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Wishes Dreams and Goals: Lesson 11

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders create a Triorama, based on their reading from The Wish Giver.  In this novel lesson, 6th graders work on their Triorama in small groups, and each student will cover a different character that they have read about. 
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Mega-Mergers and Cross Marketing

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Students tudents examine the influence and power of media mergers by studying the Space Jam cross-marketing phenomenon. The lesson plan begins with a discussion about the film Space Jam, with students responding to an article by Naomi...
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For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders calculate the mean of various professional basketball players' statistics. They use the internet to retrieve information to analyze and interpret. They then chart this information using bar graphs and tables to share will...
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Famous African Americans (Black History Month)

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders choose an artifact to create about an Influential African American. They create a vanity plate highlighting something learned during this lesson using a provided template.
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Fact and Opinion 3: Post Test

For Students 4th - 6th
For this fact and opinion worksheet, students answer multiple choice questions about facts and opinions where they identify sentences and identify facts or opinions. Students complete 10 multiple choice questions.
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Famous People: Teacher Notes

For Students 4th
Young statisticians practice creating scatter plots. First, they estimate the age of 14 people. Next, they write down the estimate in a table labeled x. Then write down their actual age in the table labeled y. Using these x and y...
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Introduction to Formal English

For Teachers 9th
Ninth graders brainstorm different situations in which formal English is used. Individually, they describe how people would act if they were invited to the White House for dinner and what they would do. To end the lesson, they role...
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Who Wants to be a Book Worm

For Teachers K - 1st
While a great idea, this presentation providing a review of popular books, falls a little short. There are many misspelled words, including author's names like Dr. Seuss. In addition, the questions are not thought-provoking. However, the...
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Famous African-Americans

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Extend appreciation of the contributions of well-known African-Americans throughout history. First, post pictures of five individuals around the room and have groups rotate, writing what they know of that individual on the poster. The...
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Why Do Some People Go Bald?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Here's a short video that examines the hair growth cycle to explain why some people go bald.
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For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
This six-week unit encompasses all subjects with a focus study on world history and the development of ancient civilizations. As gifted and talented students dive into the interesting yet challenging topic of Egypt, they think critically...

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