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Civil Rights in AmericaLesson Planet
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Civil Rights in America is the theme of this 2014 packet of materials prepared for Florida's Black History Month studies. Class members examine news reports and images of key civil rights leaders and events during the struggle for equal...
A Century of Black Life, History, and CultureLesson Planet
K - 12th
Packed with a wealth of information about African-Americans of note, this packet, and the links it provides to other resources, could be used as is for a month-long study of Black history or to supplement lessons already in your curriculum.
Rocks and Minerals in Our LivesLesson Planet
K - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Young geologists discover the important role that rocks and minerals play in our everyday lives through this series of hands-on activities. Starting off with a lesson that defines the difference between plants, animals, and minerals,...
Weather Watch Activity Guide: Groundhog DayLesson Planet
K - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Exactly what do groundhogs know about weather? Not as much as your science students will after completing these lessons and activities that cover everything from the earth's rotation and the creation of shadows, to cloud...
Who Speaks for the Trees?Lesson Planet
Pre-K - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Help young conservationists appreciate the important role that trees play in ecosystems around the world with this collection of six engaging activities. From a shared reading and class discussion of Dr. Seuss' The Lorax, to in an depth...
Dia de los Muertos: Celebrating and RememberingLesson Planet
K - 2nd
Help scholars understand the history, geography, traditions, and art of Dia de los Muertos, the Day of the Dead. Find background information for your reference as well as a detailed cross-curricular lesson plan. Learners compare...
Owl Moon Teaching PlanLesson Planet
Pre-K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Capture the engagement of young readers with this collection of activities based on Jane Yolen's book, Owl Moon. Following a shared reading of this children's story, the class explores the geography of the American Northeast, creates...
Teaching and Learning with The Polar ExpressLesson Planet
1st - 3rd
Use a series of extension activities to enhance your class reading of Chris Van Allsburg's holiday classic, The Polar Express. From a biography of the author to filmed book reviews and research about the railroad, kids can take their...
Mummies in the Morning Egyptian pyramids, hieroglyphicsLesson Planet
1st - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Visit the Magic Treehouse and take your class on a trip through time with a reading of the children's book Mummies in the Morning. Using the story to spark an investigation into Egyptian culture, this literature unit engages...