April 14th, 2021

High School Resource: Carbohydrates, Proteins, and Fats by ECSDM

High School Resource

Carbohydrates, Proteins, and Fats by ECSDM

This lesson will explore the ways in which carbohydrates, fats, and proteins affect the body. Students will describe the three nutrients that supply the body with energy and identify what food sources these three nutrients are found in.

Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF, HPF.HE.I.1, HPF.PE.C.1.1.E, and more!

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April 7th, 2021

High School Resource: Domain Representations by Illuminations

High School Resource

Domain Representations by Illuminations

Students use graphs, tables, number lines, verbal descriptions, and symbols to represent the domain of various functions.

Related NY State Academic Standards: Math.MP.5, Math.MP.7

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March 31st, 2021

High School Resource: Earth Science Digital Image Library – Cirrocumulus Clouds

Cirrocumulus Clouds

High School Resource

Earth Science Digital Image Library – Cirrocumulus Clouds

With support from NYLearns, The Earth Science Digital Library is an initiative authored by Rosario Agostaro, Superintendent of Schools, Rondout Valley Central School District, NY.

Related NY State Academic Standards: MST4.C.ES.PS2.1

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March 24th, 2021

High School Resource: Small Group Writing by Teaching Channel

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High School Resource

Small Group Writing

The objective of the lesson in this video is to make small group writing effective and meaningful.

Related NY State Academic Standards: W.9-10.1.a, W.9-10.1.b, W.9-10.5

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March 17th, 2021

High School Resource: New Angles on Art by NGA

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High School Resource

New Angles on Art by NGA

Do art and math have anything in common? How do artists and architects use math to create their works? In these lessons, students will explore the intersection of math and art in the works of two artists and one architect for whom mathematical concepts (lines, angles, two-dimensional shapes and three-dimensional polyhedra, fractions, ratios, and permutations) and geometric forms were fundamental.

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March 10th, 2021

High School Resource: Engineering the Taj Mahal by History.com

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High School Resource

Engineering the Taj Mahal by History.com

This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on the engineering behind the Taj Mahal.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.6.1.b, SS.6.4, SS.6.4.a and more!

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February 24th, 2021

High School Resource: Creating a Primary Source Archive: All History Is Local by Library of Congress

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High School Resource

Creating a Primary Source Archive: All History Is Local by Library of Congress

The collection of an archive of primary source materials will be an exciting component of a year-long American Studies class focusing on historiography and the use of primary sources.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.E.1, SS.E.1.1, SS.E.1.2 and more!

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February 17th, 2021

High School Resource: Uncrowned Queens: African-American Women Community Builders

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High School Resource

Uncrowned Queens: African-American Women Community Builders

This site is an excellent resource for researching the history and contributions of some of the extraordinary individuals that helped shape the WNY region. It also includes other Uncrowned Queens that are searchable by cities in New York.

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February 10th, 2021

High School Resource: General Resources for Teaching African American History by Library of Congress

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High School Resource

General Resources for Teaching African American History

This resource provides many different websites to help teach students about African American history.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.11.4.a, SS.11.4.a.2, SS.11.5.b.7 and more!

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February 3rd, 2021

High School Resource: Malcolm X by History.com

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High School Resource

Malcolm X 

This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on Malcom X speaking on the Black Nationalist Movement.

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

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