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Your Body Language Shapes Who You AreLesson Planet
21 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Can changing your postures significantly alter the evolution of your life? Give your learners a valuable tool to face their next stressful evaluative situation, whether it be the lunchroom table or an important job interview. Social...
Lesson Plan: Communicating With Body LanguageLesson Planet
K - 5th
The Olmec were an ancient people native to Mexico who lived from 1000-500 BC. Young artists examine the Olmec piece Seated Figure to analyze the use of body language to communicate a tone or feeling. They then use clay or play-dough to...
Activities for Supporting Oral Language DevelopmentLesson Planet
Pre-K - K CCSS: Adaptable
Support young scholars' oral language development with the use of four early childhood activities. To reinforce proficiency, pupils read with an adult, play a game of telephone with their peers, put on a play with puppets or stuffed...
Setting the Tone with Figurative LanguageLesson Planet
8th CCSS: Adaptable
Explore figurative language with your secondary class. Extending a language arts unit, the activity prompts middle schoolers to examine how an author's word choice establishes a story's tone, possibly using metaphors, similes,...
“I Can” Common Core! 1st Grade LanguageLesson Planet
1st CCSS: Designed
Support first graders with developing their basic language skills using this Common Core checklist. With each standard rewritten as a positive I can statement, students are encouraged to work hard toward reaching these clear learning...
English Language and Composition: Sex Education in SchoolsLesson Planet
11th - 12th
Although designed for the essay portion of AP English Language and Composition exam, this exercise provides an excellent opportunity for learners to practice using information found in primary source documents to support an argument.
Nature Walk: English Language Development Lessons (Theme 2)Lesson Planet
2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Walking in nature is the theme of a unit designed to support English language development lessons. Scholars look, write, speak, and move to explore topics such as camping, woodland animals, instruments, bodies of water, things found at a...
Around Town: Neighborhood and Community: English Language Development Lessons (Theme 3)Lesson Planet
2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Here is a unit designed to support English language development. Scholars speak, move, and write to learn more about topics that focus on community and local concepts. The series of lessons aids to reinforce concepts including consonant...
Language: 7th Grade ELA Common CoreLesson Planet
7th CCSS: Adaptable
Fix those affixes and position those prepositions with a collection of grammar lessons for seventh grade. Complete with worksheets, presentations, videos, and activities, and ranging in skill level, the collection is sure to shore up a middle school conventions curriculum.
Understanding the Language of Political AdsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
The verbal techniques and emotional appeals contained in the language used in political ads plays a vital role in creating the impact of the ad. As class members continue their study of Presidential campaign commercials from 1952–2012,...
The Fault in Our Stars: A Movie Study Guide for Eighth Grade Language Arts, Social Studies, and ScienceLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
How would you spend your last days with a loved one? The movie guide for The Fault in Our Stars prompts scholars to compare important scenes from the novel to the film and contains background information about the author, guided...
Following Directions Involving Positional and Descriptive ConceptsLesson Planet
In ELD the focus is on language acquisition and usage. This lesson focuses on having students use prepositions and adjectives to describe what something looks like and to understand positional concepts when spoken. Students will warm up...
Persuasive and Emotive Language Lesson PlanLesson Planet
4th - 7th
Students explore persuasive language. In this emotive language lesson, students consider the use of language that incites readers as they participate in reading and writing activities that require them to describe a tourist attraction,...
Clowning Around with Positional WordsLesson Planet
1st - 2nd
In this language arts worksheet, students learn positional words as well as basic geometric shapes by first listening to a story about a clown. Students each have a small yarn ball which they position according to directions in the story.
Math - "Where Am I?" Position in SpaceLesson Planet
2nd - 3rd
A big part of understanding mathematical concepts is by mastering the vocabulary associated with those concepts. Students identify and explore positional/directional words as they relate to math. Students answer eleven fill-in-the-blank...