September 21st, 2020

Middle School Resource: Welcome to Middle School by St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES

Middle School Resource Welcome to Middle School This is a cooperative learning experience for four 6th Grade students. The final product was used with 4th grade students as a primer for entering our Middle School. It will also be used in the Fall as a ‘welcome back’ piece during the first Middle School Assembly. Students […]

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September 21st, 2020

Middle School Resource: Group Oral Presentation Rubric

Middle School Resource Group Oral Presentation Rubric This rubric can be used to assess student participation and presentation of a group project. 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 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 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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February 25th, 2020

Middle School Resource: Reading Online Informational Text by St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES

Middle School Resource Reading Online Informational Text This is part of a unit addressing the skill of reading non-fiction and informational texts both in print and online. I have started with a focus on reading textbooks in social studies and science. Mid-way through the unit, I make a transition to “everyday, real world” reading. The […]

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February 18th, 2020

Middle School Resource: Envisioning Equality by Discovery Education

Middle School Resource Envisioning Equality by Discovery Education Students will identify important civil rights leaders and describe the life and legacy of a particular civil rights leader. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.5.6.c, SS.5.6.c.1, SS.7.7 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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February 11th, 2020

Middle School Resource: President George Washington’s First Inaugural Speech (1789) by NARA

Middle School Resource President George Washington’s First Inaugural Speech (1789) by NARA Students can read George Washington’s First Inaugural Speech as an online interactive document. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.5.6.a.1, SS.7.5.b.1, SS.7.5.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, […]

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February 4th, 2020

Middle School Resource: Personal Stories and Primary Sources – Conversations with Elders by Library of Congress

Middle School Resource Personal Stories and Primary Sources – Conversations with Elders  Learning history from real people involved in real events brings life to history. This project provides a means to learn about the twentieth century from real people and primary sources. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.SSP.5.1.2, SS.SSP.6.1.2, SS.SSP.7.1.2 and more! Be sure to […]

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January 14th, 2020

Middle School Resource: Forest Whitaker: Growing Up with Dr. King by History.com

Middle School Resource Forest Whitaker: Growing Up with Dr. King  This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on Forest Whitaker reflecting on the life of Martin Luther King Jr. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.8.9.a.1, SS.E.1, SS.E.1.1 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, […]

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