September 12th, 2018

High School Resource: Careers for a Lifestyle

High School Resource Careers for a Lifestyle Students evaluate a variety of employment options to decide which best meets their individual needs/goals/lifestyles. Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS.C.1.1.A, CDOS.C.1.1.B, CDOS.C.1.1.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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September 5th, 2018

High School Resource: It Starts with a Handshake

High School Resource It Starts with a Handshake Students will gain valuable knowledge of interpersonal skills, business dress, and personal grooming by examining their importance in modern careers. Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS.C.1.1.A, CDOS.C.1.1.B, CDOS.C.1.1.C and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, […]

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May 30th, 2018

High School Resource: American Memory

American Memory American Memory is a gateway to rich primary source materials relating to the history and culture of the United States. The American Memory Historical Collections are multimedia collections of digitized documents, photographs, recorded sound, moving pictures, and text from the Library of Congress’ Americana collections. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.K.ID.3.b.5, SS.1.ID.1.c, SS.1.ID.2.b.1 […]

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May 9th, 2018

High School Resource: The Lewis and Clark Expedition

The Lewis and Clark Expedition Using books, encyclopedias (both electronic and print), and other resources, guide students in accessing basic information about the Louisiana Purchase, the Lewis and Clark Expedition, and Manifest Destiny. Ask them to compile their research into a chart listing the main players, significant events, and important dates. Related NY State Academic […]

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April 11th, 2018

High School Resource: Civil War Photographs

Civil War Photographs: The Mathew Brady Bunch by Library of Congress In this activity, students become reporters, assigned to sort through Civil War photographs in order to find one that will bring the war alive to their readers. They write a newspaper article based on their chosen photograph and publish it. Related NY State Academic […]

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April 4th, 2018

High School Resource: Growing Marigolds

Growing Marigolds Given the proper instructional materials and equipment, students propagate a group of marigold plants from seed to mature plant. Students record all information relating to the plants’ growth and development. Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS.C.3a.TS.2.A, CDOS.C.3a.IS.4.A, CDOS.C.3a.TE.5.A and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson […]

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February 28th, 2018

High School Resource: Earth Science Digital Image Library – Fossil Crab

Earth Science Digital Image Library Crabs are the most specialized members of the crustacean group which in turn are classified as Arthropods.  These organisms are very common fossils in Tertiary Period deposits. In this resource, students will view pictures of a fossilized crab. Related NY State Academic Standards: MST4.C.ES.PS1.2 Be sure to check out our […]

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November 29th, 2017

High School Resource: Poe’s Vocabulary in “The Raven”

Decoding The Raven The Raven, by Edgar Allan Poe is a classic and is studied throughout many high schools across the U.S. The poem is chuck full of words that have different meanings based on context. In this high school resource, students apply definitions to better comprehend the poem. Related NY State Academic Standards: ELA2.I.LR1D, […]

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