March 16th, 2020

Elementary School Resource: Germs and the Body

germs, bacteria

Elementary School Resource

Germs and the Body

This lesson explores how germs affect the body and how to deal with them. It includes a student worksheet and links to sites about detection and protection.

Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF.HE.E.1.1, HPF.HE.E.1.1.D, MST4.E.LE.5.3 and more!

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March 9th, 2020

Elementary School Resource: Planetary Scientists in 1st Grade?!

solar system

Elementary School Resource

Planetary Scientists in 1st Grade?!

Students will gather data, create a model of the solar system using the data and share their findings verbally with their classmates.

Related NY State Academic Standards: 1.1.1, RI.1.1, RI.1.2 and more! 

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March 2nd, 2020

Elementary School Resource: Germs and the Importance of Washing Your Hands

germs on hand

Elementary School Resource

Germs and the Importance of Washing Your Hands

Students will observe what happens when bread is handled by dirty hands. They will also observe the results of bread touched by hands cleaned using different methods.

Related NY State Academic Standards: W.K.2, W.K.7, W.CCR.2 and more!

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February 24th, 2020

Elementary School Resource: Prepare to read a text by reading the titles and subtitles by LearnZillion

books

Elementary School Resource

Prepare to read a text by reading the titles and subtitles by LearnZillion

In this lesson you will understand how to prepare to read a section of text by reading the titles and subtitles.

Related NY State Academic Standards: RI.3.5

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February 19th, 2020

Elementary School Resource: Learning To Respect Each Other by Discovery Education

respect

Elementary School Resource

Learning To Respect Each Other by Discovery Education

Students will learn about civil rights in America and how to respect one another in today’s world.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.3.CIV.8.b, SS.3.CIV.8.b.1, SS.4.3.b.3 and more!

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February 10th, 2020

Elementary School Resource: Election of the President and Vice President: Primary Election

president's day, mount rushmore

Elementary School Resource

Election of the President and Vice President: Primary Election

This site provides a description of the primary election process. It includes information about the Electoral College. Links to more information about election day, election of senators, and voting are available. There are also links on the side of the page that lead to more detailed readings about government that are better suited for older students.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.1.CIV.4.b, SS.2.CIV.3.c, SS.2.CIV.3.c.1 and more!

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February 3rd, 2020

Elementary School Resource: Origins of Black History Month by History.com

february, month

Elementary School Resource

Origins of Black History Month by History.com

This three minute video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on how Black History Month was first started.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.SSP.3.2.5, SS.SSP.3.3.3, SS.SSP.4.2.5 and more!

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January 20th, 2020

Elementary School Resource: Animals Around Us by Discovery Education

different types of animals

Elementary School Resource

Animals Around Us by Discovery Education

Students will learn and understand the term habitat, discover different types of habitats and identify animals that live in four different environments.

Related NY State Academic Standards: W.K.2, W.1.11, W.2.11 and more!

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January 13th, 2020

Elementary School Resource: Origins of Black History Month by History.com

equal rights

Elementary School Resource

Origins of Black History Month 

This three minute video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on how Black History Month was first started.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.SSP.3.2.5, SS.SSP.3.3.3, SS.SSP.4.2.5 and more!

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January 6th, 2020

Elementary School Resource: Writing Practice Book, Enchanted Learning

alphabert, letters,

 

Elementary School Resource

Writing Practice Book, Enchanted Learning

This site provides printable books to help students practice writing the letters of the alphabet. Words for each letter of the alphabet are also included on the page. A cover page can be printed out. This is appropriate for grades K-2. It can be used by parents and teachers. Books on a variety of topics are available as well.

Related NY State Academic Standards: L.1.1.a, ELA1.E.SW2G, ELA1.E.SW2G.02.10

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