September 1st, 2021

Middle School Resource: Sharks by Discovery Education

Middle School Resource Sharks by Discovery Education In this lesson, students will understand the following: Sharks exhibit a wide variety of adaptations that help them survive in their habitats. Related NY State Academic Standards: S.MS.LS.1.1, S.MS.LS.1.2, S.MS.LS.2.5 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, […]

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August 30th, 2021

Elementary School Resource: Octopus Lesson Plan – Grades K-4 by ECSDM

Elementary School Resource Octopus Lesson Plan – Grades K-4 by ECSDM In this lesson, the children will learn about the life of an octopus. They will listen to a story, answering prediction questions and prior knowledge on the animals. They will observe one of the ways an octopus defends itself in the ocean. They will […]

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June 25th, 2021

High School Resource: Word Skills Board Game for ESL by Lanternfish

High School Resource Word Skills Board Game for ESL by Lanternfish Words Skills is a fun game that is easy to play and can be used to review word skills such as indicating the beginning sound of a word, the ending sound of a word, the middle sound of a word, rhymes, synonyms, and antonyms. […]

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June 23rd, 2021

Middle School Resource: Forming Plural Nouns by ECSDM

Middle School Resource Forming Plural Nouns by ECSDM In this lesson, students will learn the rules for changing nouns from singular to plural. Through interactive SMART Board activities, students will practice changing singular nouns to plural nouns. As a culminating activity, students will create a collage of nouns where they identify both the singular and […]

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June 21st, 2021

Elementary School Resource: Drawing Conclusions by ECSDM

Elementary School Resource Drawing Conclusions by ECSDM In this lesson, students will view and discuss images as well as short paragraphs to demonstrate an understanding of the necessary steps needed to formulate and draw valid conclusions. Through repeated practice, students will define the skill of “Drawing Conclusions” as well as create their own short paragraph […]

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June 18th, 2021

High School Resource: Partner Mile Run/Heart Rate Calculation from P.E. Central

High School Resource Partner Mile Run/Heart Rate Calculation from P.E. Central This lesson works on improving fitness, calculating target heart rates, and prepares students for the mile run physical fitness test. Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF.PE.C.1, PE.C.1.1, HPF.PE.C.1.1.A, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, […]

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June 16th, 2021

Middle School Resource: Migrating Math from P.E. Central

Middle School Resource Migrating Math from P.E. Central In this lesson, students practice estimating distance traveled while walking. This lesson can also can be used to introduce backpacking/hiking or as a daily warm-up. Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF, HPF.PE.I.1, HPF.PE.I.1.1, and HPF.PE.I.1.1.A! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, […]

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June 14th, 2021

Elementary School Resource: Math-sketball from P.E. Central

Elementary School Resource Math-sketball from P.E. Central In this lesson, students will dribble a basketball in order to demonstrate their ability to establish control and rhythm. Students will also exhibit their understanding of multiplication involving single-digit numbers. Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF, HPF.PE.I.1, HPF.PE.I.1.1, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, […]

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June 11th, 2021

High School Resource: Discovering the Next Earth by History.com

High School Resource Discovering the Next Earth by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on NASA’s Search for another planet that would is able to sustain life form. Related NY State Academic Standards: S.MS.LS.2.3, MST4, MST4.E.PS4, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, […]

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June 9th, 2021

Middle School Resource: The Solar System – A Review by ECSDM

Middle School Resource The Solar System – A Review by ECSDM This lesson was formulated for use with a multi-age middle school special education science class. Students are of varied abilities functioning from a kindergarten to a third-grade level. This lesson was designed as a review for the students and to allow the teacher to […]

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