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 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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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 21st, 2019

High School Resource: Equity vs. Debt by HippoCampus

piggybank, money, coin

High School Resource

Equity vs. Debt by HippoCampus

This instructional video contains more information on starting up your own business.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.12E.1.a, SS.12E.2, SS.12E.4 and more!

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February 13th, 2019

High School Resource: Rosa Parks: My Story by ReadWorks

rosa parks, bus, civil rights,
High School Resource

Rosa Parks: My Story by ReadWorks

In a series of lessons, this unit explores a variety of literary concepts using the text “Rosa Parks: My Story.”

Related NY State Academic Standards: RI.6.1, RI.6.2, RI.6.3 and more!

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February 6th, 2019

High School Resource: 9th Grade Independent Reading Workshop

students, reading, classroom, teacher

High School Resource

9th Grade Independent Reading Workshop

This resource provides an outline for reading workshop and guided sheets for students and teachers to use while incorporating an independent reading workshop.

Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.9-10.3, RL.9-10.5, RL.9-10.11 and more!

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January 30th, 2019

High School Resource: Women of Music by History.com

music, piano, sheet music

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Women of Music

This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on famous Women in the world of music.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.8.9.b, SS.8.9.b.1, SS.E.1 and more!

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January 23rd, 2019

High School Resource: Spelling Game by ESL-KIDS

spelling, chalk, chalkboard
High School Resource

Spelling Game

Put a name or word on the board and have teams or individuals make as many words as possible from those letters, e.g. Brad Pitt = bat, rat, bad, at, etc.

Related NY State Academic Standards: ESL.E.PK-1.4.1.7, ESL.E.PK-1.4.1.9, ESL.E.2-4.4.1.7 and more!

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January 16th, 2019

High School Resource: King Leads the March on Washington by History.com

martin luther king day, civil rights,

High School Resource

King Leads the March on Washington

This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on the March on Washington lead by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.8.9, SS.8.9.a, SS.8.9.a.1 and more!

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January 9th, 2019

High School Resource: Issues Dialog

speech bubbles, conversation
High School Resource

Issues Dialog

Students will practice engaging in conversations and discussions on academic, technical and community subjects, anticipating listeners needs and skillfully addressing them.

Related NY State Academic Standards: ELA4.C.LS1A

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