December 10th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Clothes I Wear In The Winter

Elementary School Resource Clothes I Wear In The Winter This fun activity will assist your children when they dress themselves to go outdoors as they learn to follow oral directions. Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.PK.11, SL.PK.2, SL.PK.5 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response […]

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December 3rd, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Origins of Hanukkah by History.com

Elementary School Resource Origins of Hanukkah by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on the history of the Jewish holiday, Hanukkah. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.5.5.a.1, SS.6.4, SS.6.4.a 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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November 26th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Sketch-and-Write by ECSDM

Elementary School Resource Sketch-and-Write by ECSDM This English Language Arts lesson will allow students to illustrate their thinking and recall information read aloud. By the end of the lesson, students will have a new strategy to use during listening selections. This strategy will allow students to use their creative energy while improving note taking and […]

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November 19th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Thanksgiving: Past, Present and Future by ECSDM

Elementary School Resource Thanksgiving: Past, Present and Future Individually, students will reflect about their traditions, compare them with their peers’ and contrast their celebration with the first Thanksgiving. As a whole group, students will explore the first Thanksgiving with two interactive tours, and they will compare their ideas to common myths. With partners, students will […]

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November 5th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Painting an Egyptian Tomb from the British Museum

Elementary School Resource Painting an Egyptian Tomb from the British Museum This resource allows students to examine Nebamun’s tomb’s paintings and how they were made. An included PowerPoint shows enlarged images of some of the wall paintings as well as the different paints and brushes the ancient Egyptians used. Related NY State Academic Standards: RI.9-10.9, […]

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October 29th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Introduction To Physical Science by Discovery Education

Elementary School Resource Introduction To Physical Science by Discovery Education Students will understand the ideas of motion and force, describe Newton’s three laws of motion and test Newton’s three laws of motion in a game of marbles. Related NY State Academic Standards: S.K.PS.2.1, S.3.PS.2.1, S.3.PS.2.2 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, […]

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October 22nd, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Halloween Addition Lesson by ECSDM

Elementary School Resource Halloween Addition Lesson by ECSDM This lesson will help children gain an understanding of simple addition in a fun Halloween setting and the vocabulary terms “addend” and “sum.” This lesson is interactive, fun, and “spooky.” Related NY State Academic Standards: PK.CC.3, PK.CC.4, 1.OA.3 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational […]

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October 15th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: The Elements of Art by NGA

Elementary School Resource The Elements of Art by NGA The goal of this unit is to introduce students to the basic elements of art (color, line, shape, form, and texture) and to show students how artists use these elements in different ways in their work. In the unit, students will answer questions as they look […]

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October 8th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Classroom Idea – Months of the Year

Elementary School Resource Classroom Idea: Months of the Year Make a large pictograph with the months of the year. Put each child’s name with the month in which he/she was born. Talk about the information shown on the graph. Related NY State Academic Standards: PK.CC.3.a, MST3.PK.CN.3, MST3.PK.S.2 and more! Be sure to check out our […]

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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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