March 22nd, 2017

High School Resource: Differentiated Instruction Reading Strategy: Think-Tac-Toe

High School Resource Differentiated Instruction Reading Strategy: Think-Tac-Toe A Think-Tac-Toe is a form of assessment that can be used with all grades and all subjects. The idea is for students to choose three projects to do. The top row focuses on character, the middle row focuses on setting, and the bottom row focuses on theme, […]

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March 21st, 2017

Middle School Resource: Student Reading Self-Assessment

Middle School Resource Student Reading Self-Assessment This document is designed for students to complete to evaluate their own reading habits and skills. Students are asked to complete the evaluation and then set goals based on their responses. This form can be used for reflection and/or teacher conferences with students. Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.8.10, […]

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March 20th, 2017

Elementary School Resource: Reading Strategies by Discovery Education

Elementary School Resource Reading Strategies by Discovery Education Students will: -Learn that every story has a main idea and supporting details. -Find the main idea and several supporting details in a news story. Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.K.10, RI.K.10, RF.K.1, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, […]

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March 15th, 2017

High School Resource: Leprechauns by History.com

High School Resource Leprechauns by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on how leprechauns were depicted in different places in history. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.E.2, SS.E.2.3, SS.C.2.1A 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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March 14th, 2017

Middle School Resource: Holiday Foods: Corned Beef and Cabbage by History.com

Middle School Resource Holiday Foods: Corned Beef and Cabbage by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on corned beef and cabbage on St. Patrick’s Day. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.E.2, SS.E.2.2, SS.E.2.3 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, […]

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March 13th, 2017

Elementary School Resource: Four Leaf Clover by Starfall

Elementary School Resource Four Leaf Clover by Starfall In this web-based practice by Starfall, students will read and follow directions on how to locate a four-leaf clover. Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.PK.1, RI.PK.1, RI.PK.2 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher […]

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March 8th, 2017

High School Resource: Collected Works of Saint Patrick by Books Should Be Free

High School Resource Collected Works of Saint Patrick by Books Should Be Free This resource allows users to freely download Saint Patrick’s Collected Works of Saint Patrick as an audio book in mp3, iPod, or iTunes format. Related NY State Academic Standards: SL.9-10.2, SL.9-10.5, SL.11-12.2 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, […]

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March 7th, 2017

Middle School Resource: Forced To Flee: Famine And Plague by Discovery Education

Middle School Resource Forced To Flee: Famine And Plague by Discovery Education In this lesson plan, students will: -review important facts about the Irish Potato Famine -explore primary resources related to the famine -create a classroom mural about the experience of the famine Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.E.2, SS.E.2.1, SS.E.2.3 and more! Be sure […]

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March 6th, 2017

Elementary School Resource: Irish Jig Tag from P.E. Central

Elementary School Resource Irish Jig Tag from P.E. Central The purpose of this activity is to introduce students to Irish Dancing. Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF.PE.E.1.1.A, HPF.PE.E.1.1.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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March 1st, 2017

High School Resource: Immigration: Our Changing Voices by Library of Congress

High School Resource Immigration: Our Changing Voices by Library of Congress Students will be able to: -use American Memory collections to search and evaluate primary documents; -discuss their own family history and put it into context of immigrant stories; -analyze concerns and answers to questions related to migrations’ shifts. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.E.1, […]

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