May 8th, 2019

High School Resource: Seed By Design by NYSATL

High School Resource Seed By Design by NYSATL In this learning experience, students design, construct, test and draw conclusions about artificial wind-dispersed seeds in a controlled environment. Related NY State Academic Standards: W.7.7, W.7.11, RST.9-10.1 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher […]

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May 1st, 2019

High School Resource: Mexican Holidays by Discovery Education

High School Resource Mexican Holidays by Discovery Education Students will research one of two Mexican holidays, Day of the Dead and Cinco de Mayo, present important facts about the holiday to the class and host an in-class celebration that reflects the dress, music, food, and traditions of that holiday. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.5.4.b, […]

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April 24th, 2019

High School Resource: Getting to Know Vernal Pool organisms – Fowler’s Toad by The Buffalo Zoo

High School Resource Getting to Know Vernal Pool organisms – Fowler’s Toad by The Buffalo Zoo Students will learn about the Fowler’s toad in this resource. Related NY State Academic Standards: MST4.I.LE.1.1, MST4.I.LE.3.1, MST4.I.LE.4.3 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, […]

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April 17th, 2019

High School Resource: History of the Holidays: Passover by History.com

High School Resource History of the Holidays: Passover by History.com Students will explore the history of Passover in this video from History.com. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.5.5.a.1, SS.6.4, 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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April 10th, 2019

High School Resource: Classroom Idea: Testing an Odometer

High School Resource Testing an Odometer Students will learn how to calibrate and read an odometer. 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 3rd, 2019

High School Resource: Unit Converter

High School Resource Unit Converter This page offers a simulator that converts a number of Math and Science units. From area to volume to acceleration and resistance, this site provides a simple tool for changing one unit to another, metric or standard. In addition to the desired value, the site shows the conversion factor and […]

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March 27th, 2019

High School Resource: Striking it Rich with Chemistry

High School Resource Striking it Rich with Chemistry During this lab investigation, students will witness a chemical change as they create a brass alloy using a post-1982 penny, sodium hydroxide, and zinc metal. The penny will undergo a chemical change and turn from copper to silver and when exposed to heat, change to gold. The […]

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March 13th, 2019

High School Resource: History of St. Patrick’s Day by History.com

High School Resource History of St. Patrick’s Day by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on the history behind St. Patrick’s Day. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.6.4, SS.6.4.b.1, SS.6.4.c.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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March 6th, 2019

High School Resource: Better Vocabulary Through Derivatives by NYSATL

High School Resource Better Vocabulary Through Derivatives by NYSATL This continuing series of lessons attempts to help students increase both their Latin and English vocabularies by carrying over their knowledge of one language to the other. Related NY State Academic Standards: LOTE.LA.1.1.A.C, LOTE.LA.1.1.B.C, LOTE.LA.1.1.C.DBe sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, […]

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February 27th, 2019

High School Resource: Window Soccer from P.E. Central

High School Resource Window Soccer from P.E. Central In this activity students practice moving to open space and passing a soccer ball to open players. Related NY State Academic Standards: HPF.PE.I.1.1.A, HPF.PE.I.1.1.B, HPF.PE.C.1.1.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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