Extraordinary Eggs (Life Cycle of Animals)
Students explore biology by examining eggs. In this life cycle lesson, students define the terms associated with life such as baby, birth, and adult. Students utilize the Internet to research the life cycles of penguins, alligators and...
2nd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Voices of the Revolution: English Language Development Lessons (Theme 3)
Language learners develop their speaking and writing skills while reading about historic figures like Paul Revere and James Forten, and key events like the Boston Tea Party. All the lessons, readings, activities, and exercises are...
5th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Formulating Questions to Meet Information Needs of ESL Students
Students use a graphic organizer to focus the research of a specific topic. They generate questions they would like to know about a research topic and record them in a KWL chart to help focus their investigations.
4th - 8th English Language Arts
Impact of Westward Expansion on Indigenous Populations
Young scholars study the impact of westward expansion on Native American populations. They create a diorama of a Native American scene, write imaginary letters as a pioneer child reflecting on his/her experiences, and create story...
4th - 6th Social Studies & History
Learning about Native Americans through Artifact Analysis and Artwork
Sixth graders assess how a Native American's environment and the geographic region where they lived influenced their food, clothing, shelter and the overall culture of a tribe. They study the impact of conservation, family, rural life,...
6th Social Studies & History