2000s Teacher Resources

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Winning Seasons

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
How many games has your favorite team won in the last 10 years? Given the number of games won over the past decade, learners develop a histogram to display the data. Class members pay attention to the scale, intervals, and labels to make...
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Charles' Law Worksheet

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Although it was published in the year 2000, this chemistry assignment is ideal for practicing the application of Charles' law. There are seven real-world problems to solve, and plenty of space provided for doing so. Add this to your...
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March 2, 1877: Hayes Declared Winner in Disputed Presidential Election

For Students 8th - 12th
After reading an interesting article comparing the disputed presidential election of 1877 to a similar event in the year 2000, kids blog a response. They read the article, check out the embedded links, then respond to four related...
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Alarm as the Clock Ticks Toward 2000

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students explore how various people and businesses are reacting to the potential technological problems that may occur when the year 2000 arrives. They read and compare two related New York Times articles and share their own views of the...
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Teach21 Lesson: Choices and Consequences, Lesson 12/18

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Three different activities can be used in three different ways with this lesson. First, students choose an everyday task and write about the ways it would be completed in the year 1900, the year 2000, and the year 2100. Next, students...
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Understanding the Concept of Standard Deviation

For Students 9th - 12th
It's getting hot out there! The last installment of an 11-part Math in Science video series, standard deviation and normal distributions to analyze data. Viewers learn how to apply this method to temperature data from past decades to...
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Terminating and Repeating Decimals: Problem Solving

For Students 7th
In this terminating and repeating decimals instructional activity, 7th graders use the facts and fractions for the states that entered the United States in the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. The facts also list the fractions for the...
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The Portrayal of Women in Media

For Teachers 7th - 9th
This is an awesome exercise. Learners use this worksheet as they examine an advertisement from a past decade (you need to provide). They answer five questions that aid them in analyzing the ad and the portrayal of women from that time...
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I Can Balance. You Can Balance.

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
It's disturbing to think that one third of children born after the year 2000 will suffer from diabetes and perhaps be the first generation to live shorter lives than their parents! Too many youngsters are not eating properly and are not...
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Physical Activity, Environment and Policy

For Teachers 9th - Higher Ed
In the year 2000, inactivity cost the US approximately $76.6 billion. Physical inactivity is increasing and so are the costs associated with it. Take a look at these statistics and facilitate some discussion in your health class.
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This Is Not a Rainbow

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Amaze your class with a video segment on rainbows and why they are not what they necessarily appear to be. Individuals watch light and ice merge, which triggers a prism, thus forming a rainbow. They listen to a scientific explanation of...
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Facts About Australia

For Teachers 3rd - 7th Standards
Here is a quick printable with some basic facts about Australia, such as its population, area, type of government, and currency, as well as a simple drawing of an outline of the country.
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Australian History for Kids

For Students 2nd - 6th Standards
When did Aboriginal tribes arrive in Australia? When were the Sydney Olympic Games hosted? Review some major events in Australian history with this timeline activity worksheet.
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The Impact of Climate Change on Great Lakes Water Levels

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Environmental studies stars read an article from the year 2000 about the loss of water from the Great Lakes. They discuss how climate change is contributing to the differences there and elsewhere on the planet. They discuss why water...
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Hindsight is 20/20: Populists Advise Progressives

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Young scholars role play as Populist leaders and "advise" a group of newly founded Progressives about one of a specific list of topics. Then the Progressive personas speak about the success of their own reform efforts over the past decade.
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Time's Up

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students reflect on the events of the year 2000 by creating timelines that note memorable events in the news and in their won private lives. They combine individual timelines into a larger classroom timeline.
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Analyzing the 2000 Election

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students research and analyze the year 2000 presidential election results. They identify the reasons this particular election was so unusual and predict how voting outcomes might affect their communities, the country and the world.
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A Picture of Health

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students explore why Americans failed to meet health goals for the year 2000 and ways in which Americans can shape up to meet the 2010 goals. They maintain a food and exercise diary for one week, evaluate their nutrition and exercise...
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Y2-OK

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Young scholars explore the technological problems faced in various critical sectors of society such as personal finance, safety, transportation, energy, and health care as they relate to the Year 2000 computer problem. they read and...
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Hispanic Immigration: America in the Year 2000

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Learners investigate the underlying reasons for immigration, focusing on five major trends: political, economic, family, career and educational. They examine the immigration of Spanish speaking groups.
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Oregon Today: The 2000 Census

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students analyze the results of the Oregon census data from the year 2000.  In this lesson, students examine facts, charts and maps about the 2000 Oregonian Census and share the information with the class.
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Squashing the Millennium Bug

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students evaluate the roles that technology plays in the many aspects of daily life in our technological world and the potential problems that may arise due to the Year 2000 situation.
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The Noughties

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students consider the positives and negatives of the past decade. In this current events activity, students brainstorm significant events of the last year and determine the relevance of those in order to make predictions and evaluate...
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Year 2004 Quiz

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students are able to use computers and answer questions about the years 2000-2004. They click on the globe at the end for the answers. Students can use this opportunity to delve into the topics in more detail and give more speaking...