October 25th, 2021

Elementary School Resource: Follow The Leader by ESL-KIDS

Elementary School Resource Follow The Leader by ESL-KIDS In this activity, students line up behind the teacher and follow the teacher’s actions. Use as a review for identifying and chorusing classroom objects or acting out actions. Give the students a chance to lead. Related NY State Academic Standards: ESL.E.PK-1.4.1.2, ESL.E.PK-1.4.1.4, ESL.E.PK-1.4.1.6, and more! Be sure […]

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October 22nd, 2021

High School Resource: Getting the News

High School Resource Getting the News In this activity, students read newspapers and record, discuss, and present to the class the Top 10 newsmakers of the week. Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS, CDOS.I.1, CDOS.I.1.1.B, 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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October 20th, 2021

Middle School Resource: What Shall I Be?

Middle School Resource What Shall I Be? In this activity, students will research the job market through the Internet. Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS, CDOS.I.1, CDOS.I.1.1, 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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October 18th, 2021

Elementary School Resource: Flat Stanley Goes to Work

Elementary School Resource Flat Stanley Goes to Work In this activity, students will increase their awareness of the types of jobs available to them in the future and the skills necessary to perform them. Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS, CDOS.I.1, CDOS.I.1.1, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of […]

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October 15th, 2021

High School Resource: Area vs. Perimeter of a Triangle by Math Open Reference

High School Resource Area vs. Perimeter of a Triangle by Math Open Reference This interactive web-based resource shows the relationship between the perimeter and area of a triangle. It shows that a triangle with a constant perimeter does not have a constant area. The user is given a triangle with one changeable vertex and a […]

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October 13th, 2021

Middle School Resource: Right Triangle Side Squares by The Shodor Foundation

Middle School Resource Right Triangle Side Squares by The Shodor Foundation This interactive web-based resource helps students to visualize the Pythagorean Theorem. Students change the length of a side of a right triangle and, by doing so, they change the area of the squares adjoining each of the triangle’s sides. Related NY State Academic Standards: […]

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October 11th, 2021

Elementary School Resource: Obtuse Angles by Math Open Reference

Elementary School Resource Obtuse Angles by Math Open Reference This interactive web-based resource demonstrates obtuse angles (those between 90 and 180 degrees). The web page presents an angle (initially obtuse) that the user can adjust by dragging the endpoints of the line segments forming the angle. As it changes, it shows the angle measure and […]

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October 8th, 2021

High School Resource: Writing Whimsical Dialogues

High School Resource Writing Whimsical Dialogues In this activity, students will write dialogues in the subject areas and demonstrate knowledge in various subject areas in relation to a specific topic. Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS.C.2.1.B, CDOS.C.3a.TS.2.A, CDOS.C.3a.MI.6.A, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response […]

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October 6th, 2021

Middle School Resource: Writing Example Paragraphs by ECSDM

Middle School Resource Writing Example Paragraphs by ECSDM This lesson will teach students to write example paragraphs. The term “example paragraph” refers to a paragraph where the supporting sentences provide examples of the subject/idea described in the topic sentence. Related NY State Academic Standards: W.6.1.b, W.6.2, W.6.2.a, and more! Be sure to check out our […]

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October 4th, 2021

Elementary School Resource: Celebration of Writing

Elementary School Resource Celebration of Writing In this activity, students will experience the roles of being a published author and illustrator. Related NY State Academic Standards: W.2.3, W.2.5, W.2.11, 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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