Creating State Brochures
Fifth graders research information about one of the fifty states using Internet based tools. They cite the websites and images used when they make a brochure using the information. They design a class presentation working in pairs.
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Utopias: Are Perfect Worlds Possible?
How would the members of your language arts class describe their own utopian universe? Middle schoolers discuss and design the attributes of their perfect worlds, complete with brochures, class discussions, and written arguments about...
5th - 10th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Attracting Business to Arkansas
Groups of learners research a city in Arkansas, then plan and create a brochure which would promote business growth in that city. The groups access the Internet in order to find out the necessary information about the town to put in...
4th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts
The Greatest Educational Change America Has Ever Seen
Here is one of the best resources I've come across in quite a while. It's a series of six lesson plans produced by the US Government that have to do with the State Quarters. The titles of the six lessons are: Double Your Money!, How...
4th - 6th English Language Arts
Island of the Blue Dolphins Final Project
As your class finishes its reading of Island of the Blue Dolphins, allow your students to choose from this list of final projects. From creating a shoebox museum or researching modern day survival stories, to writing a diary or newspaper...
4th - 6th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Expository Writing (Informational Brochure)
Design an informational brochure to urge people to move to a specific community. The purpose of this activity is to expose pupils to expository writing. After creating the brochure, they write a three-paragraph persuasive or...
4th - 9th English Language Arts
Parent Brochures for English Language Learners
English Language Learners design and publish a brochure, introducing the school to their parents. They include an introduction of their school to their parents in English and their native language. The brochure includes pictures and...
4th - 8th English Language Arts