November 29th, 2016

Middle School Resource: Weather Forecasting

Middle School Resource Weather Forecasting In this lesson we will have an opportunity to view weather related videos, weather websites and map symbols, as well as have a chance to practice forecasting ourselves. Let’s see if we can predict the weather better than the pros! Related NY State Academic Standards: WST.9-10.6, WST.11-12.6, MST2.I.IS.1.3 and more! […]

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November 28th, 2016

Elementary School Resource: Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow by NYSATL

Elementary School Resource Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow In this Learning Experience, students create poetry and compose a sound composition using instruments, sounds, and pictograph notation. Creative writing and original sound compositions are two methods of responding expressively to music. Students should experience an integration of both forms of creativity by […]

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October 18th, 2016

Middle School Resource: Understanding Weather and Climate Patterns

Middle School Resource Understanding Weather and Climate Patterns In this learning experience/unit, student logs should be checked for complete and accurate information regarding latitude, longitude, climate zones, and completeness of logged weather data for their assigned location. Student graphs of logged weather data should be checked for completeness and accuracy. Related NY State Academic Standards: […]

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