June 4th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Summer Mystery Garden

Summer Mystery Garden With this resource, the teacher can read a story to the students about fruits and vegetables. The students will then decide how to sort them. Related NY State Academic Standards: K.MD.3, MST3.K.S.3 Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, […]

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May 21st, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Classroom Idea: Indoor and Outdoor Patterns

Classroom Idea: Indoor and Outdoor Patterns Children can find patterns outdoors as well as indoors. Place a few sheets of paper on each paper plate, fasten it with a clothespin, and distribute these notepads to the children along with crayons and pens. When they are on the playground, ask them to look for and describe […]

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April 9th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Slavery

Document Based Question: Slavery Students will discuss the purpose of slavery from colonial times until the Civil War and how slavery denied people their basic human rights. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.4.5.a, SS.4.5.a.1, SS.5.3 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 19th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Preparing for the Trip by Illuminations

Elementary School Resource Preparing for the Trip by Illuminations In this lesson, students will use various resources to choose travel dates, compare temperatures, estimate and calculate distances to Belize City, and determine the length of their flight in preparation for a “trip” to Belize. Related NY State Academic Standards: 3.MD.2, 4.MD.2 Be sure to check […]

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March 12th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Are You for Hire?

Are You for Hire? Students will identify and express their roles in the classroom and compare job roles of the school and workplace. Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS.E.1.1.B, CDOS.E.1.1.C, CDOS.E.1.1.E 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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