March 20th, 2020

New Ideas and Resources from NYLearns in Response to COVID-19

In a matter of a days, COVID-19 has changed the way in which we teach, learn, and communicate with one another. At NYLearns, we are committed to supporting you during this time of uncertainty. In order to help educators face the challenges ahead, we will be sharing resources to help guide you as a teacher […]

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March 18th, 2020

High School Resource: Bacteria by HippoCampus

High School Resource Bacteria by HippoCampus This instructional video explains the structure, characteristics, and function of bacteria. Related NY State Academic Standards: MST4.C.LE.LE.1.1, MST4.C.LE.LE.1.2, MST4.C.LE.LE.1.3 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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March 17th, 2020

Middle School Resource: Introduction To Bacteria by Discovery Education

Middle School Resource Introduction To Bacteria by Discovery Education Students will research how bacteria can be helpful or harmful, how they move, where they live, and how they reproduce.  They will then create a display illustrating what they learned about bacteria. Related NY State Academic Standards: S.MS.LS.2.2, MST4.I.LE.3.2d, MST4.I.LE.5.1e  Be sure to check out our […]

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March 16th, 2020

Elementary School Resource: Germs and the Body

Elementary School Resource Germs and the Body This lesson explores how germs affect the body and how to deal with them. It includes a student worksheet and links to sites about detection and protection. Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF.HE.E.1.1, HPF.HE.E.1.1.D, MST4.E.LE.5.3 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of […]

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March 11th, 2020

High School Resource: The Space Race by History.com

High School Resource The Space Race by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on the U.S.S.R. and America’s race to the moon and space. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.8.7, SS.8.7.a, SS.8.7.a.2 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, […]

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March 10th, 2020

Middle School Resource: Life In Space: International Space Station by Discovery Education

Middle School Resource Life In Space: International Space Station by Discovery Education Students will learn about what life on the International Space Station is like. Related NY State Academic Standards: MST5.E.HT5, MST5.E.IT6, MST5.I.HT5.1 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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March 9th, 2020

Elementary School Resource: Planetary Scientists in 1st Grade?!

Elementary School Resource Planetary Scientists in 1st Grade?! Students will gather data, create a model of the solar system using the data and share their findings verbally with their classmates. Related NY State Academic Standards: 1.1.1, RI.1.1, RI.1.2 and more!  Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response […]

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March 4th, 2020

High School Resource: eHealth Insurance by Consumer Jungle

High School Resource eHealth Insurance by Consumer Jungle Students comparison shop health insurance for themselves to understand how much the monthly premiums, deductibles, and co-insurance amounts vary from plan to plan. Related NY State Academic Standards: S-MD.5.b, CDOS.C.3b.BI.4.A.SW, CDOS.C.3b.HS.3.A.SW and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, […]

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March 3rd, 2020

Middle School Resource: Wellness Inventory by ECSDM

Middle School Resource Wellness Inventory by ECSDM Students will assess their health/wellness status and identify areas of weakness that they can create goals to improve. Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF.HE.I.1.1.B, HPF.HE.I.1.1.D, HPF.PE.I.1.1.C 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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March 2nd, 2020

Elementary School Resource: Germs and the Importance of Washing Your Hands

Elementary School Resource Germs and the Importance of Washing Your Hands Students will observe what happens when bread is handled by dirty hands. They will also observe the results of bread touched by hands cleaned using different methods. Related NY State Academic Standards: W.K.2, W.K.7, W.CCR.2 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational […]

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