February 25th, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Wide World of Sports

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Elementary School Resource

Wide World of Sports

Students will brainstorm word banks to match specific careers. They will then illustrate and write descriptive texts about themselves.

Related NY State Academic Standards: W.2.7, W.2.11, W.3.7 and more!

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February 21st, 2019

High School Resource: Equity vs. Debt by HippoCampus

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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 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 19th, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Subtraction as a Confidence Builder by Teaching Channel

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Elementary School Resource

Subtraction as a Confidence Builder by Teaching Channel

The objective of the lesson in this video is for students to gain confidence by using a variety of subtraction models.

Related NY State Academic Standards: 3.NBT.2

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February 13th, 2019

High School Resource: Rosa Parks: My Story by ReadWorks

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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 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 11th, 2019

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

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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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February 6th, 2019

High School Resource: 9th Grade Independent Reading Workshop

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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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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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February 4th, 2019

Elementary School Resource: “Stone Soup” for Primary Students by ECSDM

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Elementary School Resource

“Stone Soup” for Primary Students

In this unit, students will read various versions of the story Stone Soup and compare and contrast them.

Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.1.2, RL.1.9, RL.1.10 and more!