June 10th, 2022

High School Resource: International Business Travel

High School Resource International Business Travel Activity: This project requires students to assume the role of an employee of a business. This person has been assigned the task of researching a country where the company is hoping to expand. They find facts about this country and make travel plans for their business manager to attend […]

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June 8th, 2022

Middle School Resource: World Travels

Middle School Resource World Travels In this activity: Students will learn about the major world biomes. Students will develop travel brochures to countries within the biomes. Students will gain an awareness of careers associated with travel. Related NY State Academic Standards: W.3.11, W.4.11, W.5.11, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring […]

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June 6th, 2022

Elementary School Resource: Building Our Community

Elementary School Resource Building Our Community In this activity, students explore career interests and choices in a “What do I want to be when I grow up?” activity. A social studies unit on communities intertwines career choices with a hands-on project of building a community with job sites. To connect the school-based activity to the […]

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June 3rd, 2022

High School Resource: History of Memorial Day by History.com

High School Resource History of Memorial Day by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on the history of Memorial Day. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.7.8, SS.7.8.d, SS.7.8.d.3, 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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June 1st, 2022

Middle School Resource: Faces of America by History.com

Middle School Resource Faces of America by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on what citizens believe it means to be an American. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.8.2.a.1, SS.SSP.5.3.2, SS.SSP.6.3.2, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and […]

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May 30th, 2022

Elementary School Resource: Symbols of USA

Elementary School Resource Symbols of USA This site contains printable symbols such as the bald eagle, liberty bell, American Flag and the Statue of Liberty. There are also descriptions of each and activities related to the symbols. Additional links on this site leads to American songs and the history behind their lyrics. There are detailed […]

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May 27th, 2022

High School Resource: Write This Way to Canterbury

High School Resource Write This Way to Canterbury In this activity, students will: Use a traditional work of literature as the basis for workplace writing. Complete applications. Create a website. Related NY State Academic Standards: WST.9-10.6, WST.11-12.6, CDOS.C.2.1.A, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response […]

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May 25th, 2022

Middle School Resource: A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words

Middle School Resource A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words In this exercise, search through favorite magazines, newspapers, or the Internet for a photograph that is appealing. The photo should be of two or three people. Choose a photo based not only on the number of people, but also on the photo’s appeal and the […]

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May 23rd, 2022

Elementary School Resource: Writing Strategies by Discovery Education

Elementary School Resource Writing Strategies by Discovery Education In this activity, students will: Learn how descriptive words make stories clearer and more interesting. Write stories using descriptive words Related NY State Academic Standards: W.K.2, W.K.8, W.1.2, 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 20th, 2022

High School Resource: How Cells Divide

High School Resource How Cells Divide This website compares and contrasts the phases of mitosis and meiosis using an interactive simulation. Students can see the processes side by side so they have a visual comparison of the two processes. Students can also read about other ways that couples are having babies in today’s society. Related […]

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