May 16th, 2022

Elementary School Resource: Life Cycles by Discovery Education

Elementary School Resource Life Cycles by Discovery Education In this activity, students will: define the terms “genes” and “heredity” identify learned and inherited behaviors; and describe and compare family traits and characteristics. Related NY State Academic Standards: S.3.LS.3.1, S.3.LS.3.2, S.4.LS.1.1, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson […]

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May 9th, 2022

Elementary School Resource: Writing with Beans

Elementary School Resource Writing with Beans In this activity, students will use navy beans to spell different words. The teacher preprints the words on tag board with the corresponding picture – for example, spell the word apple and glue a picture of an apple. Using liquid Elmer’s glue, go over the letters of the preprinted […]

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May 2nd, 2022

Elementary School Resource: A Passion for Fractions by Teaching Channel

Elementary School Resource A Passion for Fractions by Teaching Channel This lesson idea video focuses on multiplying a fraction by a fraction. Related NY State Academic Standards: 5.NF.4.b, Math.MP.2.1, Math.MP.3.1, 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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April 25th, 2022

Elementary School Resource: The Elements of Art: Color by NGA

Elementary School Resource The Elements of Art: Color by NGA In this activity, students will be introduced to one of the basic elements of art—color—through an analysis of works of art by Monet, Matisse, and Kandinsky. Class discussion focused on these paintings will help students understand how artists use color to convey atmosphere and mood. […]

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April 18th, 2022

Elementary School Resource: The Food Pyramid by Discovery Education

Elementary School Resource The Food Pyramid by Discovery Education In this activity, students will: Understand that a human body needs food to function properly. Identify the food categories used in the USDA food pyramid. Chart the foods eaten during one day and describe how well they adhere to the food pyramid. Related NY State Academic […]

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April 11th, 2022

Elementary School Resource: Introduction to Recycling by ECSDM

Elementary School Resource Introduction to Recycling by ECSDM In this activity, the students will be able to dictate or write a sentence using the word recycle in the correct context (I can recycle…I will recycle…I like to recycle …etc.) and they will be able to identify in an illustration at least three different objects that […]

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April 4th, 2022

Elementary School Resource: Vocab with Rock, Scissors, Paper by ESL-KIDS

Elementary School Resource Vocab with Rock, Scissors, Paper by ESL-KIDS In this activity, lay the flashcards in a straight line on the floor. Assign two teams and have them line up at each end of the flashcard line. When you say ‘Go’ the first member from each team starts to walk from their end of […]

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March 28th, 2022

Elementary School Resource: Flower Fables by Books Should Be Free

Elementary School Resource Flower Fables by Books Should Be Free This resource allows users to freely download Louisa May Alcott’s Flower Fables as an audiobook in mp3, iPod, or iTunes format. Related NY State Academic Standards: SL.1.2, SL.2.2, and SL.3.2! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response […]

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March 21st, 2022

Elementary School Resource: Great Gardeners

Elementary School Resource Great Gardeners In this activity, students will identify conditions necessary for a seed to grow, design and arrange garden/garden boxes, and gain an understanding of careers related to plants. Related NY State Academic Standards: S.3.LS.4.4, S.4.LS.1.1, CDOS.E.1.1.B, and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson […]

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March 14th, 2022

Elementary School Resource: Rainbow Activities

Elementary School Resource Rainbow Activities In this activity, students will practice spelling the word wall words with different colors. Related NY State Academic Standards: L.K.2.c, RF.1.3, RF.1.3.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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