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The Awful 8: The Play
Young scholars perform a play based on pollution. For this pollution science lesson, students perform a play about different pollutants and how it effects our daily lives.
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer: An Interdisciplinary Unit
Sixth graders perform a play and create a PowerPoint presentation. In this interdisciplinary unit on Mark Twain, 6th graders perform the play Whitewashing the Fence (included in this lesson) and identify the major story elements found in...
6th 21st Century Skills
Investigating the Fungus among Us
What do you call a fungus that writes music? A decomposer! Here, young biologists explore fungus by tasting fungus (blue cheese) to creating art with fungus to playing a board game centered around, you got it, fungus. Surprise scholars...
5th - 8th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Learning to Become: Listening to Events
Students make inferences, determine cause and effect and find the overall message through analyzing song lyrics. In this lyrics analysis lesson plan, students listen to "The End of the World' by S. Dee and A. Kent and analyze the lyrics....
6th - 9th English Language Arts
The Ancient Civilization of Egypt
Research ancient cultures with your class. They will read assigned text in class and utilize a map to identify the location of Egypt. Students complete many ancient Egypt activities including multiple choice questions, role-plays, and...
K - 8th Visual & Performing Arts
Communication: Asking Honestly for What You Want
Students discover psychology by participating in a relationship activity. In this honesty lesson, students read text which discusses the importance of being upfront with your feelings. Students complete teenage communication worksheets...
7th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts
"The Lottery," by Shirley Jackson
Middle schoolers who are about to read the chilling tale, The Lottery, do some writing beforehand. They are asked to write how their lives would change if they won a huge lottery jackpot. Then, they read the short story, and will be...
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts