Hot Air Balloon Flight
Learners access a website and follow the journey of the first balloon to fly non-stop around the world. Students explore the route on a world map and read an illustrated account of the journey.
2nd - 4th English Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Teachers' Guide: Take Time to Remember
The Royal Canadian Legion offers this teacher's guide designed to remind learners of all ages of the sacrifices made by Canadian soldiers in not only World War I but also the Korean and Gulf wars. The 42-page packet is filled with...
3rd - 12th Social Studies & History
ï»¿ï»¿The Pressure on Parachutes
Students investigate air pressure by researching parachutes. In this physics lesson, students participate in three separate experiments utilizing air pressure and paper products to test theories on parachutes. Students record the data...
1st - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Arthur's World Neighborhood: Building Global and Cultural Awareness
Kids become global anthropologists as they explore commonalities and differences both in their classroom and expanding across the globe. Throughout several activities, learners conduct partner interviews that culminate in Venn diagrams,...
1st - 4th English Language Arts
Desert Fever: A Student-Centered Approach to Learning About the Middle East
Explore the exciting and diverse geography, people, history, governments, and economies of the Middle East. Curious minds develop a basic vocabulary of Arabic terms and work with various materials to create an aesthetically pleasing,...
4th Social Studies & History
Introduce Vocabulary: Hot Air: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Hot-Air Balloon Ride (Priceman)
What a fun way to explore new vocabulary words! Marjorie Priceman's book Hot Air: The (Mostly) True Story of the First Hot-Air Balloon Ride offers plenty of new words for scholars to learn in context: amateur, assembled, demonstration,...
K - 3rd English Language Arts