June 18th, 2021

High School Resource: Partner Mile Run/Heart Rate Calculation from P.E. Central

High School Resource Partner Mile Run/Heart Rate Calculation from P.E. Central This lesson works on improving fitness, calculating target heart rates, and prepares students for the mile run physical fitness test. Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF.PE.C.1, PE.C.1.1, HPF.PE.C.1.1.A, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, […]

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June 16th, 2021

Middle School Resource: Migrating Math from P.E. Central

Middle School Resource Migrating Math from P.E. Central In this lesson, students practice estimating distance traveled while walking. This lesson can also can be used to introduce backpacking/hiking or as a daily warm-up. Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF, HPF.PE.I.1, HPF.PE.I.1.1, and HPF.PE.I.1.1.A! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, […]

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June 14th, 2021

Elementary School Resource: Math-sketball from P.E. Central

Elementary School Resource Math-sketball from P.E. Central In this lesson, students will dribble a basketball in order to demonstrate their ability to establish control and rhythm. Students will also exhibit their understanding of multiplication involving single-digit numbers. Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF, HPF.PE.I.1, HPF.PE.I.1.1, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, […]

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June 11th, 2021

High School Resource: Discovering the Next Earth by History.com

High School Resource Discovering the Next Earth by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on NASA’s Search for another planet that would is able to sustain life form. Related NY State Academic Standards: S.MS.LS.2.3, MST4, MST4.E.PS4, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, […]

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June 9th, 2021

Middle School Resource: The Solar System – A Review by ECSDM

Middle School Resource The Solar System – A Review by ECSDM This lesson was formulated for use with a multi-age middle school special education science class. Students are of varied abilities functioning from a kindergarten to a third-grade level. This lesson was designed as a review for the students and to allow the teacher to […]

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June 7th, 2021

Elementary School Resource: Astronomy for Kids

Elementary School Resource Astronomy for Kids This site provides information about the solar system including the sun, the planets, the stars, etc. Pictures of them are also offered. The content and reading level allow this website to be used as a brief introduction of astronomy to elementary children. Related NY State Academic Standards: S.1.ESS.1.1, S.5.ESS.1.1, […]

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June 4th, 2021

High School Resource: A Memorial Day Tribute by History.com

High School Resource A Memorial Day Tribute by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, is a tribute to soldiers who served our country. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.7.8, SS.8.4, SS.8.4.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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June 2nd, 2021

Middle School Resource: Work, Culture, and Society in Industrial America by Pappas

Middle School Resource Work, Culture, and Society in Industrial America by Pappas This DBQ explores the world of the rural men and women who moved to the cities in search of a better life. The Industrial Revolution began in Western Europe and eventually spread across much of the world. It transformed humanity’s age-old struggle with […]

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May 31st, 2021

Elementary School Resource: Social Studies –Communities

Elementary School Resource Social Studies –Communities After this activity, the child will be able to: 1. Listen to Moo in the Morning by Barbara Maitland. 2. Understand what can be seen in a rural setting. 3. Listen to A City Is by Norman Rosten. 4. Understand what can be seen in an urban setting. 5. […]

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May 28th, 2021

High School Resource: Be Your Own Chief Editor by ECSDM

High School Resource Be Your Own Chief Editor by ECSDM The purpose of this lesson is to reinforce the importance of good grammar for students entering the 9th grade. Used early in the year, this lesson is designed to set writing standards that include the importance of proper editing. The lesson helps students differentiate between […]

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