October 29th, 2019

The Best Education Inspired (And Simple) Halloween Costumes for Teachers

Halloween is such a fun time for students — and it can be for teachers too! If your school allows students to dress up, why not join in on the fun? Your students will be sure to get a kick out of your more playful self. If it’s been awhile since you dressed up for […]

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October 29th, 2019

Middle School Resource: What’s the Main Idea? by ReadWorks

Middle School Resource What’s the Main Idea? Students will explain the main idea of a poem. Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.5.2, RL.5.10, RF.5.4 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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October 28th, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Why Do We Have Seasons? (SMART Board Lesson) by ECSDM

Elementary School Resource Why Do We Have Seasons?  Students will learn that the tilt of the Earth’s axis as it revolves around the sun is responsible for the changing seasons. Related NY State Academic Standards: S.1.ESS.1.2 Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, […]

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October 23rd, 2019

High School Resource: Haunted History of Halloween by History.com

High School Resource Haunted History of Halloween by History.com This video, from History.com’s archive, focuses on why Halloween was originally celebrated. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.6.4, SS.6.4.a, SS.6.4.b.1 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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October 22nd, 2019

Middle School Resource: Pumpkin Patch from P.E. Central

Middle School Resource Pumpkin Patch from P.E. Central In this lesson students work cooperatively together during a fun, Halloween search activity. Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF.PE.E.1.1.A, HPF.PE.E.2.1.A, HPF.PE.E.2.1.C and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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October 21st, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Halloween by History.com

Elementary School Resource Halloween by History.com This page, from History.com’s archive, focuses on the history of Halloween and includes several videos. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.K.ID.3.a, SS.K.ID.3.a.1, SS.K.ID.3.b and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!  

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October 16th, 2019

High School Resource:  Work in the Media

High School Resource Work in the Media Students will analyze the portrayal of working men and women in the media. Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS.C.2.1.A, ELA1.C.LR1A Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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October 15th, 2019

Middle School Resource: Introduction To Multimedia ~ 6th Grade Computer Technology by ECSDM

  Middle School Resource Introduction To Multimedia ~ 6th Grade Computer Technology by ECSDM Students will create a multimedia presentation about themselves. Related NY State Academic Standards: W.6.1.a, W.6.1.b., W.6.2 and more!  Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!  

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October 14th, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Personal Newspaper

  Elementary School Resource Personal Newspaper In this activity, students will be writing different articles for the front page of each person’s personal newspaper. Additionally, students will be drawing pictures for the newspaper. Related NY State Academic Standards: W.4.4, W.4.6 Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response […]

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October 9th, 2019

High School Resource: Did the Polynesians Discover America? by History.com

High School Resource Did the Polynesians Discover America? by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on who the first to discover America could have been before Columbus. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.5.3, SS.5.3.a.1, SS.7.2.a.2 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, […]

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