December 9th, 2019

Elementary School Resource: Gingerbread House by History.com

Elementary School Resource Gingerbread House This four minute video from History.com’s archives focuses on the Christmas tradition of creating gingerbread houses. It can be used in the classroom to teach tradition or could be turned into a STEM activity as students create their own houses. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.3.TCC.4, SS.3.MOV.5.b, SS.E.1 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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April 2nd, 2019

Middle School Resource: Manipulator Math Applets for the Pythagorean Theorem

Middle School Resource Manipulator Math Applets for the Pythagorean Theorem This is an interactive web-based resource that provides students with activities that deal with the application of the Pythagorean Theorem. 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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November 19th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Thanksgiving: Past, Present and Future by ECSDM

Elementary School Resource Thanksgiving: Past, Present and Future Individually, students will reflect about their traditions, compare them with their peers’ and contrast their celebration with the first Thanksgiving. As a whole group, students will explore the first Thanksgiving with two interactive tours, and they will compare their ideas to common myths. With partners, students will […]

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October 30th, 2018

Middle School Resource: Giant Lens by Exploratorium

Middle School Resource Giant Lens by Exploratorium A large hanging lens creates upside-down images of distant objects and right-side-up images of nearby objects. You can locate the upside-down images by using a piece of white paper as a screen. The right-side-up images are harder to find. Related NY State Academic Standards: S.5.PS.1.3, MST4.I.PS4.4 Be sure […]

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September 3rd, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Helping Hands

Elementary School Resource Helping Hands Students will gain knowledge of how people help each other. Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS.E.3a.BS.1.A, CDOS.E.3a.TS.2.A, CDOS.E.3a.IS.4.A 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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February 6th, 2017

Elementary School Resource: Make a Valentine With a Connecting Word by Starfall

Elementary School Resource Make a Valentine With a Connecting Word by Starfall In this web-based practice, students will learn how to connect words and form basic sentences by using an interactive Valentine’s Day game. Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.PK.5, W.PK.2, W.PK.11 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of […]

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January 11th, 2017

High School Resource: Transportation Systems – Two Liter Boat Activity by NYSATL

High School Resource Transportation Systems: Two Liter Boat Activity by NYSATL In this Learning Experience, students design and build full-size boats that are raced in the school’s swimming pool, paddled by the designers. The boats are made out of two-liter plastic bottles, chicken wire, and plywood. The students are enrolled in an elective Transportation Systems […]

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December 6th, 2016

Middle School Resource: Winter Olympics in the Gym from P.E. Central

Middle School Resource Winter Olympics in the Gym from P.E. Central In this activity, students will develop their physical fitness while learning about some of the Winter Olympic Games. Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF.PE.E.1.1.A, HPF.PE.E.1.1.B, HPF.PE.E.2.1.A and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, […]

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