Students research a sports star from the past century. They prepare a short report on an athlete. They present their reports to the class.
3 Views 3 Downloads
- Curriculum Sets
- Assessment Sets
- Activities & Projects
- Unit Modules
- Root Folders
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
Who's on First? Alcohol Advertising and SportsLesson Planet
Learners examine how alcohol companies use sponsorship of sports to promote their products. They complete a survey, analyze the results, and research the sports sponsorship portfolios of five beer companies.
6th - 8th English Language Arts
Sports Heroes and Private Action for the Common GoodLesson Planet
Young readers explore philanthropy and its effects on the public good. They discuss athletes and their examples as philanthropists. They research a sports hero and play "The Match Game" to determine what they know about other sports...
8th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Tee-Ball - A Great SportLesson Planet
Practice finding the meaning of unknown words using context clues. First, read "Tee-Ball: A Great Sport!" Then your charges label a picture with the correct vocabulary from a provided list. To ensure they're learning the target...
4th - 5th English Language Arts
Philanthropy of Sports Heroes and MyselfLesson Planet
What is philanthropy? What does it mean to be a responsible citizen? Middle and high schoolers write an essay, create a poster, or write a song about one of their favorite heroes covered in the lesson. It appears that you'll have to...
8th - 12th English Language Arts
History of Women in SportsLesson Planet
Students examine online or hard copy timelines of athletics, discuss what they like and dislike about time tables they have reviewed, research in small groups history of basketball, baseball, gymnastics, or track and field, and create...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
Good Sportsmanship Leads to Home RunLesson Planet
Pupils share examples of good sportsmanship, then read a news article about a team helping an injured player score a home run. The teacher introduces the article with a discussion and vocabulary activity, then students read the news...
2nd - 5th Social Studies & History
Ancient Hawaiian SportsLesson Planet
Students discover what types of sports were popular in ancient Hawaii. They investigate the rules for playing the games no longer common in Hawaii. After researching the sports, students play the games and design posters representative...
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History