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Kwanzaa Celebration: Celebrating Family, Community, and CultureLesson Planet
K - 3rd
New ReviewKwanzaa is the focus of a three-part lesson that celebrates the history and traditions of the holiday. Before lighting the Kinara, scholars listen to a read-aloud of Seven Candles of Kwanzaa by Andrea Davis Pinkney. Learners express...
Family Stories and the Oral TraditionLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewHow well do you know stories told in your family? Could you recite them by heart? Middle schoolers study the importance of the oral tradition by telling a partner a story, having the partner recite it back, and then interviewing a family...
Family and Identity through To Kill a MockingbirdLesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewHow does the Finch family structure set it apart from their community, even before Atticus begins defending Tom Robinson? Watch a video that discusses how Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird establishes a distinctly American world about...
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,...
Chosen Family and The OutsidersLesson Planet
2 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Can you choose your family after all? The greasers in S.E. Hinton's The Outsiders are as close as family, even though only Pony Boy and his brothers are related. A short video features commentary by hip-hop artist Danny Boy O'Connor and...
Mother's Day Coloring and Writing PagesLesson Planet
Pre-K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Coloring pages and a fill-in-the-blank letter make up five printable sheets designed to celebrate Mom. Coloring pages feature pictures of flowers, hearts, and sweet treats. Scholars fill in the blanks using a word bank to compose a...
The Bell Family Novel StudyLesson Planet
4th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
The Bell family consists of many colorful characters: Jane, the dancer; Paul, the practical one; and Ginnie, who is up to no good. Pupils answer comprehension questions to learn more about such a dynamic family. Scholars also summarize...
Dia de los Muertos: Honoring our Ancestors Through Community CelebrationLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Oral storytelling has been an important part of every culture. The time-honored practice uses stories as a conduit for a culture's values and customs from one generation to the next. Keep the tradition going with a family interview...
How Can Poetry Make People Think and Care?Lesson Planet
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Can beautiful words change the world? Literary scholars discover how to paint their visions of change using poetry in a series of three workshops. Each independent topic gives participants a chance to examine their feelings about...
Maintaining Trusting RelationshipsLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
What role does trust play in diffusing a tense situation? Young social scientists explore trust on a personal and global level during a lesson on peace and conflict. After participating in a trust sit, participants work in groups to...
What Are My Relationships with Others Like?Lesson Planet
7th - 12th
Relationships are often the highest priority for teenagers, but they don't always have the maturity to navigate a healthy connection with peers or family members. A series of group activities prompt class members to interview their...
Family Titles, Pronouns, Writing about a PersonLesson Planet
4th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How is your grandmother related to you? How is your cousin related to your grandmother? Learn about family relationships and pronouns with an activity that guides pupils to write two short narratives about members of their families.