In this social studies and science instructional activity, students find the names of major rivers and vocabulary words related to them. The answers are found at the bottom of the page.
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Chinese Land and Culture Pick-a-Project
Seventh graders explore China. For this China lesson plan, 7th graders create a topographic relief map of China illustrating/outlining hills, plateaus, mountains and rivers, create a mural of the Yangtze River area including rice fields,...
7th Social Studies & History
Democratic Republic of Congo - Map Skills
Work on your map skills with a packet of activities about the river basins in the Democratic Republic on Congo. Learners study the maps provided before answering the geography questions and writing an acrostic poem about the region.
5th - 7th Social Studies & History
The Yangtze River: Lifeline of China
Students locate the Yangtze river on a map, and label major cities and landmarks. Students identify and interpret the diversity of the people living along the Yangtze. Students explain the pros and cons of the Three Gorges Dam project.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
The Ethics of Outsourcing to China
After viewing clips from a documentary on factory work in China and US outsourcing, learners have a fishbowl discussion. They work in groups to build both personal points of view and strong arguments on the effects of outsourcing in...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Reading Strategies for the Social Studies Class
Word splashes, read-draw-talk-write activities, exhibits. Middle schoolers use the Storypath approach to a unit study of America's concerns during the Cold War and the Cuban Missile Crisis. Teams organize a 21st century world's fair,...
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
We've Gotcha Covered: The Iowa Insurance Story
Analyze the relationship between financial risks and the growth of the insurance industry in Iowa. Learners work in groups to analyze the major catastrophic events that occurred in their community. Several worksheets are included.
6th - Higher Ed English Language Arts
The Impact of Water Projects on Environmental Issues: Case Study Three Gorges Dam of the Yangtze River
Students research different perspectives on the building of the dam on the Yangtze River. Working in groups or independently, students prepare a 2-3 minute introduction on their view point (Geographer, Environmentalist, Electronics...
9th - 12th Science