October 18th, 2017

High School Resource: All About the Pumpkin by History.com

High School Resource All About the Pumpkin by History.com This video, from History.com, focuses on different facts about pumpkins. The information applies to Social Studies, United States History and Government classes for high school students. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.E.1, SS.E.1.1, SS.E.1.3 Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, […]

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October 17th, 2017

Middle School Resource: Pumpkin Patch from P.E. Central

Middle School Resource Pumpkin Patch Search  In this lesson students work cooperatively together during a fun, Halloween search activity courtesy of P.E. Central. Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF.PE.E.1.1.A, HPF.PE.E.2.1.A, HPF.PE.E.2.1.C, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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October 16th, 2017

Elementary School Resource: Pumpkin Facts

Elementary School Resource Pumpkin Facts What color are pumpkins? Where are pumpkins grown? What shapes are pumpkins? What can you do to or with a pumpkin? In this lesson, children are asked to share facts about pumpkins that they already know. After reading books about pumpkins, children are encouraged to share new facts or lessons […]

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October 11th, 2017

High School Resource: Guitar Proficiency Rubric

High School Resource Beginner Level Guitar Proficiency Rubric This rubric is for Music In Our Lives beginner level guitar. Related NY State Academic Standards: ARTS.M.C.1.1.GE.B, ARTS.M.C.1.1.GE.C, ARTS.M.C.1.1.MS.B, and more! Be sure to check out our educational resources for high school teachers, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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October 10th, 2017

Middle School Resource: Introduction to Music Notes by ECSDM

Middle School Resource Introduction to Music Notes by ECSDM This lesson provides an introduction to music notes including whole note through eighth note value. Related NY State Academic Standards: NAS.MU.Re7.1.5.a, NAS.MU.Re7.1.6.a, ARTS.M.I.3.1.B Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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October 9th, 2017

Elementary School Resource: It’s Fun to Read: Music by Starfall

Elementary School Resource It’s Fun to Read: Music by Starfall In this web-based resource by Starfall, students will learn about different musicians and will listen to certain songs. Students can read the musicians’ biographies. With each musician’s story, there are examples of his works that students can listen to as well as basic literacy skill […]

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October 4th, 2017

High School Resource: Animal Cell by ECSDM

High School Resource Animal Cell Each student is to speak the name of the cell organelle to the other partner, move the box and see if you are correct. Exchange roles. Continue exercise until each partner can name all the organelles of the cell. At the end of the activity, each student will be able […]

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October 3rd, 2017

Middle School Resource: The Amazing Octopus by Discovery Education

Middle School Resource The Amazing Octopus by Discovery Education Students will understand the following: Some animals, including the octopus and other cephalopods , have the ability to change their body color to blend in with their environments. This ability, known as camouflage , protects them from predators by making them practically invisible. Related NY State […]

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October 2nd, 2017

Elementary School Resource: Animal Colors And Shapes by Discovery Education

Elementary School Resource Animal Colors And Shapes by Discovery Education Students will: Understand that animals come in different colors and shapes. Describe the purposes of color in the animal world. Related NY State Academic Standards: S.P.LS.1.2, S.K.LS.1.1, S.K.ESS.3.1 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response […]

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September 27th, 2017

High School Resource: Egypt’s Golden Empire: Touring Ancient Egypt

High School Resource Egypt’s Golden Empire: Touring Ancient Egypt This lesson focuses on the importance of geographic features and the abundance of natural resources that helped ancient Egypt become the world’s first superpower. Students will learn about the geography and resources available to the ancient Egyptians and create a multimedia tour that demonstrates this learning […]

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