March 19th, 2019

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

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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 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 5th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Word of the Day

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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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February 26th, 2019

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

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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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February 20th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Think-Pair-Share to Practice Simplifying Expressions by Teaching Channel

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Middle School Resource

Think-Pair-Share to Practice Simplifying Expressions by Teaching Channel

The objective of the lesson in this video is to practice simplifying expressions using a think-pair-share strategy.

Related NY State Academic Standards: 7.EE.1

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February 12th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Blacks in the Military by History.com

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Middle School Resource

Blacks in the Military

This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on how African American’s served in WWII and how it helped the Civil Rights movement.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.8.6, SS.8.6.b.1, SS.8.6.b.2 and more!

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February 5th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Genre Lesson: Science Fiction by ReadWorks

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Middle School Resource

Genre Lesson: Science Fiction

Students will identify scientific, futuristic, and/or out of the ordinary elements of science fiction.

Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.6.1, RL.6.2, RL.6.7 and more!

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January 29th, 2019

Middle School Resource: The 60’s Music by History.com

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Middle School Resource

The 60’s Music

This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on music of the 1960’s and the influence it had on the younger community.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.8.9.a.1, SS.8.9.a.2, SS.8.9.a.3 and more!

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January 22nd, 2019

Middle School Resource: Space Dice by Teacher LED

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Middle School Resource

Space Dice by Teacher LED

Space Dice is a true 3D dice to use on your interactive whiteboard. Select to display one, two or three dice on screen. Click “Roll” for them to roll.

Useful in probability lessons and at any other time when a random choice needs to be made.

Related NY State Academic Standards: 6.SP.5.a, 7.SP.1, 7.SP.2 and more!

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January 15th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Ask Steve: MLK, JR. by History.com

january 18th, martin luther king day

Middle School Resource

Ask Steve: MLK, JR

This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on Martin Luther King Jr. and his connection to the White House.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.8.9.a.1, SS.E.1, SS.E.1.1 and more!

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