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STEM Problem Solving ActivitiesLesson Planet
1st - 6th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewNeed engineering resources? Problem solved! A STEM curriculum resource provides instructors with problem-solving activities. The document has eight parts: (1) electricity, (2) energy, forces, and motion, (3) general problem solving, (4)...
Roll of the GenesLesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewAnimal reproduction in sheep and cattle is explored with the help of Punnet squares. Scholars employ tools using probability to conclude the color of wool a sheep's offspring will have. Acting as animal geneticists, pupils then take...
Ready, Set, Respect!Lesson Planet
K - 5th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewInstill the importance of respect in your classroom with a comprehensive unit that focuses on positive behavior in and outside of school. Three parts, each separated into four grade-specific lessons, cover bullying, bias, name-calling,...
No Bullying AllowedLesson Planet
K - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThrough discussion, role play, read-alouds, writing, and more, scholars explore the concept of bullying and practice having courage while responsibly reporting unfriendly behavior. Friendship and respect are practiced and encouraged. ...
Genres in LiteratureLesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Enthusiastic readers take part in a book club unit that focuses on genre, particularly historical fiction, fantasy, and adventure. Over the course of 10 days, groups read a variety of stories and choose leveled activities from a learning...
Feelings - Thematic UnitLesson Planet
Pre-K - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Boost language skills with a unit all about feelings. Scholars from all grade levels take part in several lessons that incorporate specific vocabulary terms and adjectives while discussing their feelings with their peers. Reading...
Why Is the Declaration of Independence Important?Lesson Planet
5th CCSS: Adaptable
Fair or unfair? To begin a study of the American Revolution, class members review the treatment of the people of the American Colonies by the King of England and decide which were fair and which were unfair. Class members then annotate a...
Well-Known Tale: The Pied Piper of HamelinLesson Planet
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
"The Pied Piper of Hamelin" is the focus of a lesson plan designed to shed light on the importance of keeping promises. As a class, scholars take part in a discussion on the topic of honesty and consequences. Independent readers then...
Speaking and Listening: 6th Grade ELA Common CoreLesson Planet
6th CCSS: Adaptable
Inspire scholars to listen intently and speak loud with a collection comprised of lesson plans and activities designed to meet the needs of sixth grade's Common Core English language arts: Speaking and Listening standards. Resources can be implemented at anytime of the year and lend themselves to a variety of curriculum topics. Take a look at the notes section in each resource to see which standards are addressed.
How to Host an Open Mic Poetry PartyLesson Planet
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Four steps to Open Mic Night! The location, invitations, supplies, and party favors are all part of the process in planning and hosting a fun-filled gathering where scholars read aloud an original poem or one by their favorite author.
Celebrating Women’s History MonthLesson Planet
4th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Examine the lives of four women—Blanche Stuart Scott, Madeleine L'Engle, Margaret Evans Price, and Sybil Ludington—in a 23-page activity packet. Each profile comes with a set of vocabulary and reading comprehension questions. Further...
One for the Murphys by Lynda Mullaly Hunt - Teacher's GuideLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Children in foster care face a lot of uncertainty in their lives. A guide for the novel One for the Murphys introduces a main character, Carley, who is thrust into the foster care system. Chapter-by-chapter questions cover key details in...
Core Curriculum Lesson Plans for Jefferson's SonsLesson Planet
5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
Thomas Jefferson lived a controversial life. A series of lesson plans shares information about Jefferson's Sons, a novel about the infamous founding father. Discussion questions and other tasks explore different points of view and cover...
Core Curriculum Lesson Plans for The Lions of Little RockLesson Planet
5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
Schools in the 1950s and 60s looked very different from the schools we know today. An educator's guide explores the civil rights movement and, specifically, the process of integrating schools. Questions cover key themes in the novel and...
An Educator's Guide to The Green Glass Sea by Ellen KlagesLesson Planet
5th - 6th CCSS: Designed
A lot of secrecy shrouded the creation of the atomic bomb. Readers uncover some of that secrecy using an educator's guide for the novel The Green Glass Sea. Three weeks of lesson plans feature discussion questions and reading...