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Global Water Supply Elementary School Curriculum
K - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWater is the focus of an interdisciplinary unit that brings awareness to its daily use around the world and the importance of conservation. Worksheets challenge scholars to match words and definitions, trace, complete a maze, and solve a...
The American Museum of Natural History: A Virtual Field Trip with Brian Selznick
16 mins 3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewAuthor Brian Selznick takes scholars on a virtual field trip to New York City's American Museum of Natural History. Three stops to the Hall of North American Mammals, Mosquito Model, and Hall of Meteorites showcase prominent dioramas and...
Webcams in the Classroom: Animal Inquiry and Observation
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewBoost observational skills with an inquiry-based lesson plan that takes scholars on a virtual field trip. With help from webcams, learners observe animals in a zoo or aquarium. Observations go into a journal and a discussion is held to...
Coastal Peru: The Amazing Biodiversity of a Coastal Ecosystem
45 mins 3rd - 8th
New ReviewPeru's coastal ecosystem is only one of the country's amazing features. But travelers don't need passports, expensive plane tickets, or heavy suitcases to examine the biodiversity of coastal Peru. Armed with a field trip log and graphic...
James and the Giant Peach Lesson Plans
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewImmerse yourself in the world of giant bugs, rolling peaches, and brave little boys with an interdisciplinary unit on James and the Giant Peach. Young readers focus on the scientific themes of Roald Dahl's classic novel with bug hunts,...
Maker projects & 3D Shapes
3rd - 11th
The study of three dimensional objects can bring out the natural maker and builder in your students. This collection explores three dimensions through the use of maker projects, 3-D nets, and studies of area and surface area. The cardboard challenge is an annual contest that motivates students to use their imaginations and explore construction and three dimensional objects in unique ways. Incorporate lessons on visual thinking, nets, surface area, and volume, etc. so that learners expand their true understanding of the relationships between them.
The Giant Bird That Got Lost in Time
9 mins 6th - 12th
New ReviewThe California condor is the largest flying bird in North America and has been for a very long time. While perfectly equipped to survive in their time period, today there are fewer and fewer in existence. An episode of a larger series...
The Island of Huge Hamsters and Giant Owls
13 mins 6th - 12th
New ReviewFrom cute little birds to giant aviary specimens—all animals evolve! Learn how natural selection on an isolated island in the Mediterranean encouraged animals species to increase in size. The narrator discusses fossil evidence that...
How 7,000 Years of Epic Floods Changed the World (w/ SciShow!)
10 mins 6th - 12th
New ReviewFlooding for an unimaginable number of years in unimaginable depths led to severe changes to create the landscapes people know today. The episode in a larger PBS Eon series presents evidence scientists use to explain the existence of...
Will There Ever Be a Mile-High Skyscraper?
5 mins 6th - 12th
New ReviewIt seems like skyscrapers are getting taller and taller these days. An interesting video explains the challenges of constructing tall skyscrapers. It uses several examples of existing buildings to show how engineers overcome these...