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Module 2A, Unit 2: Case Study - Conducting Research on Colonial AmericansLesson Planet
4th CCSS: Adaptable
Use these 16 lessons to help fourth graders comprehend informational text as they read about different roles colonial Americans played on settlements. The class specifically studies the "wheelwright" trade and then break into groups to become experts on another colonial trade. As Unit 2 of three, this unit serves its function well within the larger context of Engage NY's Module 2A for fourth graders.
Module 1, Unit 1: Why Do People Seek the Power of Reading?Lesson Planet
3rd CCSS: Adaptable
11 lessons comprise this unit for third graders, which will have them investigating the power of the written word (and why it is seen as so valuable around the world). They read various types of text including fiction and non-fiction literature as well as informational articles from around the globe. Everything you need is right here, and here's the best news: this unit is the first of three within a larger Engage NY module for third graders!
Lunar New YearLesson Planet
Pre-K - 12th
Although often called Chinese New Year, Chinese people refer to this holiday as Spring Festival or Lunar New Year. People in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, North Korea, South Korea, Singapore, and Vietnam also have traditions associated with this holiday. Join the fun with a collection of lesson plans, activities, worksheets, videos, and articles designed for all levels of learners.
Chinese New YearLesson Planet
Pre-K - 5th
Kung-hsi Fa-ts' ai! Enrich your Chinese New Year celebration with the resources in this collection. The wealth of materials include background information on the 15-day holiday, also know as the Lunar New Year or the Spring Festival, lessons, activities, literature, art, and music sure to engage primary graders.
Halloween | All About the HolidaysLesson Planet
1 min 2nd - 6th
New ReviewTrick or treat! Discover the history of Halloween with a brief, engaging video. Dating back to ancient Europe, viewers listen as a narrator details the holiday's origins and how current celebrations came to be. Themed word search and...
Extranjeros and ExpansionLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewA three-part lesson gives light to the Unites States expansion from the view of Texans, New Mexicans, and Californians. Through videos and written activities, scholars work collaboratively to research specific individuals and their...
Latino Americans Share Their ExperiencesLesson Planet
6th - 9th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewThree Latino Americans are the focus of an interactive that spotlights their accomplishments. Scholars get to know Lin-Manuel Miranda, Judy Reyes, and José Hernández through short informative text and videos. Participants read, take...
More Than Words Can Say: Analyzing Visual Materials as Primary SourcesLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewThe propaganda of World War II was a key factor in galvanizing the home front. Class members examine images—without their text—to consider their messages, including those around race and gender. Using pictures and discussion questions,...
Word Choice: Using Academic Vocabulary to Apply for a Colonial Trade JobEngageNY
4th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewScholars reflect upon colonial jobs such as a blacksmith, cooper, shoemaker, and more. Together, the class writes a job application as a practice for working independently. Learners employ their experience in writing a job application of...
Shared Reading: Learning About Colonial TradesEngageNY
4th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewTrading in Colonial America is the focus of a instructional activity that boosts reading skills. As a class, scholars examine the informational text for key details, use their new-found knowledge to share information with their peers,...
Harry S. Truman's Atomic Bomb Address - August 9, 1945Lesson Planet
7th - 12th
New ReviewThe United States' decision to implement the atomic bomb in 1945 is still a source of debate today. Learners listen to the audio from President Truman's speech to address the nation to better understand why the United States resorted to...
Introduction to the War in the Pacific with Historian Richard FrankLesson Planet
3 mins 7th - 12th
New ReviewLearn what it was like for World War II solders fighting in the Pacific. An informative video gives learners a quick introduction to the topic including causes and impacts of the war. This includes previous Japanese conflicts, Japanese...
Digging at the Roots of Your Family TreeLesson Planet
4th - 12th
New ReviewIt's time to get back to your roots! Learners explore their own family trees as they also discover the immigration experience of Latinos in the United States. Scholars watch videos, complete worksheets, participate in discussions, and...
Communities at War: Reading Primary Sources ImaginativelyLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewUncle Sam wants you to support the troops. Learners use an engaging lesson plan to analyze primary and secondary sources to discover what life was really like for American citizens at home during WWII. Pupils complete worksheets, group...
Strategic Overview - Pacific TheaterLesson Planet
4 mins 7th - 12th
New ReviewBattleships, airplanes, and island-hopping were just a few of the United States strategies during the battle of the Pacific. Scholars learn the strategies the United States employed to contend with the Japanese military in an engaging...