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Heartbeat

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders examine the instrument called the stethoscope as it relates to listening the human heart. For this heartbeat lesson, 3rd graders work in pairs to listen to their partner's heartbeat and count the number of beats per 30...
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Building a Pyramid

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders explore human health by examining the food pyramid. In this eating habits lesson, 5th graders identify the different food categories discussed in the food pyramid and their inherent benefits to human beings. Students create...
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Heart Word

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders examine the circulatory system while practicing their spelling skills. For this heart word lesson, 3rd graders read about the circulatory system, review specific words related to the circulatory system and work in pairs to...
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How Does Blood Circulate?

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students discuss health. In this healthy heart lesson plan, students discover the functions of veins and arteries and what a healthy heart sounds like. They discuss as a class the different parts of the heart and get a chance to listen...
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Soccer Golf

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Students practice kicking skills. In this soccer physical education lesson, students play a game in which they take turns kicking a ball with team mates in an attempt to get the ball into a hoola hoop. Students tally their scores on a...
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The Bacteria Time Bomb in your Home

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Young scholars read an article that explains the dangers of household bacteria. For this lesson, students explore items in a home that easily hold bacteria, then complete several activities to reinforce comprehension of the article.
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It's in the Label - The Food Label

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students examine the fat content in their diet and how advertising affects their eating habits.  In this nutrition and advertising lesson, students analyze pizza and how to make it healthier.  Students recognize the importance of...
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February: Telling an Adult about Bullying is not Tattling

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Young scholars determine that is acceptable to report bullying, that it is not tattling. In this reporting bullying lesson, students discuss the difference between tattling and telling that they are being bullied. They determine that it...
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Conflict is Inevitable, Bullying is Not

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Learners differentiate between bullying and typical conflict. As they define bullying, teasing, and joking, members of small groups read and evaluate given scenarios to determine possible positive conflict resolution solutions.
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Telling An Adult about Bullying is not Tattling

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students differentiate between "tattling" and "reporting." In this character development and conflict resolution lesson, students brainstorm appropriate reasons for reporting situations and behaviors to an adult. Students work in groups...
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Native American Three Sisters Gardens

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Students investigate companion planting. In this  communtiy gardening lesson students explore the tradition of the Native American Three Sisters gardening approach. Students act as botanists, anthropologists, folklorists, and curators.
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Investigating Suffering

For Teachers 2nd - 10th
Students research industrial farming and animal cruelty. In this food production lesson, students read assigned text and discuss the fact that most animals in the food industry are diseased, treated poorly, and not fit for consumption....
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Bugs

For Teachers K - 6th
Students explore the wonders of bugs. In this bug lesson, students examine various types of bugs. Students make crafts, sing songs, discuss nutrition, and investigate different types of insects.
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Lunch Choices, The Happy Game

For Teachers Pre-K - 3rd
This interactive PowerPoint covers 5 decisions to be made by the audience about their lunchbox and meal choices.  The teacher advances the slide and reveals the answer with cartoon 'happy or 'yuck' faces.  Reasons are given for both the...
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Discovering Perception: Conflict Resolutions

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Students explore communication by participating in role-playing scenarios. In this conflict management lesson, students identify the main causes for disagreements and how body language and expressions can be read incorrectly. Students...
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Gingerbread Lesson for Autistic Children

For Teachers K - 5th
Students explore holidays by participating in an autism sensitive activity. In this Christmas lesson, students discuss the use of gingerbread around the holidays and eat several gingerbread man cookies. Students color and illustrate a...