March 19th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Space: JFK’s New Frontier by History.com

moon

Middle School Resource

Space: JFK’s New Frontier by History.com

This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on the first man to orbit the moon.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.7.6.b.1, SS.8.2.a.1, SS.8.2.a.2 and more!
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March 18th, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Science: Planets of our Solar System

planets, solar system

Elementary School Resource

Science: Planets of our Solar System

Students will be introduced to the planets in the solar system.  

Related NY State Academic Standards: W.2.2, W.2.6, W.3.2.a and more!

March 13th, 2019

High School Resource: History of St. Patrick’s Day by History.com

st. patrick's day and four leaf clovers


High School Resource

History of St. Patrick’s Day by History.com

This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on the history behind St. Patrick’s Day.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.6.4, SS.6.4.b.1, SS.6.4.c.2 and more!
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March 12th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Holiday Foods: Corned Beef and Cabbage by History.com

Middle School Resource

Holiday Foods: Corned Beef and Cabbage by History.com

This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on corned beef and cabbage on St. Patrick’s Day.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.7.6.b.1, SS.8.2.a.1, SS.8.2.a.2 and more!

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March 11th, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Irish Jig Tag from P.E. Central

four leaf clovers

Elementary School Resource

Irish Jig Tag from P.E. Central

The purpose of this activity is to introduce students to Irish Dancing.

Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF.PE.E.1.1, HPF.PE.E.1.1.A, HPF.PE.E.1.1.B

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March 6th, 2019

High School Resource: Better Vocabulary Through Derivatives by NYSATL


High School Resource

Better Vocabulary Through Derivatives by NYSATL

This continuing series of lessons attempts to help students increase both their Latin and English vocabularies by carrying over their knowledge of one language to the other.

Related NY State Academic Standards: LOTE.LA.1.1.A.C, LOTE.LA.1.1.B.C, LOTE.LA.1.1.C.D
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March 5th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Word of the Day

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Middle School Resource

Word of the Day

Word of the Day is a fabulous way to get through tedious vocabulary definitions.

Related NY State Academic Standards: L.8.4.c, L.8.4.d, ELA1.I.LR1A and more!

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March 4th, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Alphabet Action by Learning Planet

alphabet on chalkboard


Elementary School Resource


Alphabet Action by Learning Planet

This is an interactive webpage in which the user clicks on a letter, and a picture of something that begins with the letter appears. The picture is also accompanied by a voice saying the name of the letter. This page is useful for children learning to identify the letters of the alphabet. This Practice is appropriate for grade level(s) kindergarten.

Related NY State Academic Standards: RF.K.1.b, ELA1.E.LR1E, ELA1.E.LR1E.KN.07

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February 27th, 2019

High School Resource: Window Soccer from P.E. Central

soccer balls,

High School Resource

Window Soccer from P.E. Central

In this activity students practice moving to open space and passing a soccer ball to open players.

Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF.PE.I.1.1.A, HPF.PE.I.1.1.B, HPF.PE.C.1.1.A

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February 26th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Zone Ball from P.E. Central

basketball,

Middle School Resource

Zone Ball from P.E. Central

The purpose of this activity is for students to learn the fundamental concepts of zone defense in basketball.

Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF.PE.I.1.1.A, HPF.PE.I.1.1.B, HPF.PE.C.1.1.A and more!

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