Battle of the Bands
Sixth graders create musical instruments to demonstrate how sound can be made in a variety of ways. They brainstorm instruments they could build from materials around their homes. Groups create their own band and perform for the class.
6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
A Life in Beads: The Stories a Plains Dress Can Tell
Young learners discover how the Sioux and Assiniboine tribes preserved native culture through the making of traditional dresses, identifying the resources used to make the dresses and discussing behind the meaning behind some American...
4th - 6th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Portraying the Ideal Warrior in Art and Literature
Samurai warriors had a code that defined what an ideal warrior should be. Learners use a Venn diagram to compare the way the ideal warrior is portrayed in art and literature. They analyze a screen entitled The Battles at Ichi-no-tani and...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Lesson Plan: Stories of Home on My Home
Learners research the Lakota tribes, culture, art, and family life. They analyze an installation piece created by a Lakota Indian, and connect what they see to the concept of home. They engage in a discussion, creative writing activity,...
6th - 10th Visual & Performing Arts
Breaking News English: The Beatles Suing EMI
In this Beatles suing EMI, worksheet, learners read the article, answer true and false questions, complete synonym matching, complete phrase matching, complete a gap fill, answer short answer questions, answer discussion questions,...
5th - 10th English Language Arts