April 29th, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Cinco De Mayo by History.com

cinco de mayo

Elementary School Resource

Cinco De Mayo

This four minute video from History.com’s archives focuses on the real reason Mexican’s celebrate Cinco de Mayo.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.3.TCC.4, SS.3.MOV.5.b.2, SS.5.4.b and more!

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April 24th, 2019

High School Resource: Getting to Know Vernal Pool organisms – Fowler’s Toad by The Buffalo Zoo

toad

High School Resource

Getting to Know Vernal Pool organisms – Fowler’s Toad by The Buffalo Zoo

Students will learn about the Fowler’s toad in this resource.

Related NY State Academic Standards: MST4.I.LE.1.1, MST4.I.LE.3.1, MST4.I.LE.4.3 and more!

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April 23rd, 2019

Middle School Resource: Reptile Adaptations by Discovery Education

lizard
Middle School Resource

Reptile Adaptations by Discovery Education

Students will learn about changing traits that enable reptiles to live in their environments.

Related NY State Academic Standards: S.3.LS.3.1, S.3.LS.3.2, S.4.LS.1.2 and more!

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April 22nd, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Underwater Animals by Discovery Education

whales
Elementary School Resource

Underwater Animals by Discovery Education

Students will learn about underwater mammals in this resource.

Related NY State Academic Standards: S.2.LS.2.2, S.2.LS.4.1, S.3.LS.2.1 and more!

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April 17th, 2019

High School Resource: History of the Holidays: Passover by History.com

matzo

High School Resource

History of the Holidays: Passover by History.com

Students will explore the history of Passover in this video from History.com.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.5.5.a.1, SS.6.4, SS.6.4.b.1 and more!

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April 16th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Passover Matzo by History.com

passover, holiday, happy passover

Middle School Resource

Passover Matzo by History.com

This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on food that is traditionally eaten during passover.

Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.6.4, SS.6.4.b.1, SS.6.4.c.2 and more!

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April 15th, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Locomotor Easter Egg Hunt from P.E. Central

easter eggs,

Elementary School Resource

Locomotor Easter Egg Hunt from P.E. Central

Students practice basic locomotor skills and increase aerobic endurance.

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

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April 10th, 2019

High School Resource: Classroom Idea: Testing an Odometer

odometer
High School Resource

Testing an Odometer

Students will learn how to calibrate and read an odometer.

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April 9th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Classroom Idea: Identifying Lines of Symmetry

letters

Middle School Resource

Identifying Lines of Symmetry

Give students cut-out block letters and mirrors. Have them decide how they may want to identify the lines of symmetry of each letter.

Related NY State Academic Standards: 4.G.3, MST3.4.R.5, MST3.5.G.11 and more!

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April 8th, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Classroom Idea: Building A Road

road,
Elementary School Resource

Building A Road

How many blocks will it take to make a road? Count the blocks, and then estimate how many it will take to build a road to a more distant destination.

Related NY State Academic Standards: PK.CC.3, PK.CC.4, MST3.PK.RP.2 and more!

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