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#### Activities for Teaching “The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost

Use all of these exercises, assignments, and assessments or pick and choose your favorites for your study of "The Road Not Taken" by Robert Frost. In this resource you will find: an informational text to examine, vocabulary lists and...

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#### Madlenka Plays in the World Cup

Madlenka plays soccer in this video. This could be used as a way to generate a discussion on the importance of exercise, or as a writing prompt. Teachers could use it as a way to practice story structure, retelling a story, or a variety...

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#### Water Meter Reader

Junior high schoolers learn how to read a water meter, track their family water usage, and discuss the amount in class with other pupils. They will interpret real-world data and graph it. It is ideal for increasing awareness and...

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#### Make It Rhyme

Learn about the sounds of poetry. From rhyme scheme to rhyme, to alliteration and assonance, this presentation highlights all of the components that make poetry sing. What makes this resource really great is all of the opportunities...

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#### "She Walks in Beauty" Analysis

Introduce your class to the poetry of Lord Byron. This poem, "She Walks in Beauty," is one of his most famous poems. Read through it on the first page, and then walk your class through an analysis using the second page. Readers discuss...

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#### Poetry Notes

Break this presentation into two or three days so as not to overwhelm your kids. Fifty-four slides is a lot of slides, but the PowerShow is well-organized, and terms are defined clearly and illustrated in examples provided. A general...

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#### Fun With Poetry!

Here's a fun way to introduce your young poets to literary terms associated with poetry. Colorful and filled with examples that illustrate the terms and their definitions, the entire presentation could be used at the beginning of a unit,...

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#### Sight-Reading Music

Part of learning to play music is learning to read music. Young musicians practice the techniques needed to become strong sight readers. They learn to keep their eyes ahead, scan the sheet music, and play each piece thoughtfully.

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#### Music Conducting: Classroom Activities

Turn the class into a percussive orchestra and let the kids take over as conductor. You'll explain a few ins and outs of what a conductor does. Then you hand over the baton and let your budding Beethovens conduct each other as they play...

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#### Triads, Intervals, Keys, Note Values

Older or more advance musicians can test how well they can identify specific triads, intervals, keys, and note values with this quiz. Each staff focuses on one concept, they write the name of the triad, interval, or key.

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#### Elements of Poetry

Prepare your learners to identify figurative language in poetry. Tips for reading poetry and what to look for are listed on these slides. Rhetorical devices are defined and plenty of examples are given.

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#### Unit of Measures used in Measuring the Area of a Triangle/Parallelogram

Third, fourth, and fifth graders explore area measurement. First, they define and identify parallelograms. They then construct parallelograms on a geoboard and determine the area by covering it with paper square centimeters. They also...

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#### Metric System Basics

Do your learners know that there are different systems to measure length, volume, and weight? Explain metric measuring and its base ten decimal system using this comprehensive set of worksheets! For all three types of measurement,...

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#### Speed Challenge

For this science worksheet, students create a race track and mark each distance as stated. Then they perform each task and record the time it takes them for each. Students also record their data from the experiment into the chart...

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#### Scanning Worksheet-Catullus 49

The Latin Advanced Placement Test will surely expect high schoolers to know how to scan Latin poetry. Read the additional rules provided at the top of the sheet, and then practice scanning with Catallus 49.

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#### Jump-Start the Reading of Authentic Latin

Are your advanced learners reading authentic Latin this year? Whether you're teaching Caesar, Cicero or Virgil, use some of these strategies to map out your unit. What do you focus on? Consider taking small passages and making that the...

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#### Scanning Worksheet-Catullus 58

Your advanced Latin learners mark the metrical pattern in Catullus 58, a poem written by Catullus concerning his love and hatred of Lesbia. Spend time translating the poem so your learners have a complete understanding of the passage.

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#### Meter and Sonnets

In order to fully grasp the poetry of William Shakespeare, it's essential to study the sonnet and its meter and rhyme. Eight slides introduce basic terms like meter, foot, iamb, trochee, spondee, etc. Pair this presentation with a sonnet...

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#### Free To Dream Poetry

Students explore the poetry of Langston Hughes and its structure. In groups, they read poems and identify the rhyme, rhythm meter, and alliteration in each poem. Students create and illustrate their own poem, using Langston Hughes methods.

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#### Poetry: The Most Compact Form of Literature

Introducing or need to review literary devices and terms for a study of poetry? Though text heavy, the explanations and examples of key poetic devices will provide learners with the vocabulary they need to discuss and craft poems.

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#### Simple Area of a Rectangle

Given the measurements of three rectangular rooms, scholars determine the area of each. They are given units, so remind them to use square units in their answers. No side measurements exceed 20. Can your scholars measure the classroom...

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#### Estimating Units of Length

Would you measure the height of a living room in centimeters? Scholars examine which units would be most efficient for this project: centimeters or meters. There is only one question here with a detailed explanation below. This would be...

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#### Iambic Pentameter

What is iambic pentameter? Read through the definition with your learners and study examples of poems that use it. Then, after clapping the rhythms of the sonnet, have learners write their own poems!

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#### Measuring Length

The class is introduced to measuring length. They discuss when to measure and the standard units commonly used to measure length. Note: This PowerPoint is intended for a UK audience and the standard units discussed are metric.

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#### Conversions and Rates

In this conversions and rates instructional activity, students solve 10 different word problems that include using metric conversions and rates to solve each problem. First, they determine the number of milliliters needed for the correct...

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#### Measurements - Franklin College

Second graders review measurements in inches and practice measuring different objects. As a class, they estimate various objects in their classroom and compare their estimation to the actual measurement. To end the lesson, they complete...

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#### Scanning Worksheet: Latin

Introduce your Latin class to meter and the metrical pattern of an elegiac couplet. Have your learners practice identifying the syllables open to resolution in the two exercises provided. Answers are not included, but there is a helpful...

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#### Set a Poem to Music

Students consider the role of rhythm and meter in poetry. In this integrated arts activity, students discuss the attributes of poetry and use their music skills to set picture book poetry to music by creating "singable" poems.

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#### Garden Metrics

Third graders measure plants in the garden. In this measurement lesson, 3rd graders go into the garden to find plants that measure 1-10 centimeters and those that are a meter. They measure accurately and record on a worksheet.

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#### Identifying the Beat

Sixth graders listen to various songs. For this musical properties lesson, 6th graders work in groups to identify musical selections, practice tapping the beat, review time signatures, and identify the meter of different songs.

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#### The 100 Meter Race Problem

In this meter worksheet problem, students read a word problem and interpret a graph. They use the derived information to determine time and distance. This one-page worksheet contains 1 multi-step problem. Answers are provided at the...

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#### Physics 210: 19

In this physics 210-19 worksheet, students calculate the angular acceleration for the problems given. Students find the mass and sketch the forces present that act upon the object described.

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#### Exploring Length: Meter and Kilometer

In this measuring metric units of length worksheet, students choose estimates of lengths of items, compare more or less than one meter and kilometer, complete sentences with cm, m, or km, and solve word problems. Students solve twelve...

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#### Metric Madness

In this metric madness worksheet, students will write the correct abbreviation for each metric unit given. Students will compare the metric units given in terms of greater than, less than, or equal to. Students will convert across metric...

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#### Length Lab

In this science activity, students identify and explain what each unit represents and how much each one equals. Then they use a metric ruler to locate each measurement and write it on the line. Students also locate the distance between...

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#### Measuring Length: Metric

In this mathematics worksheet, 3rd graders draw lines for each measurement. Then they measure the lines to the nearest centimeter. Students also use a ruler, a measuring tape, and measure small items and longer items.

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#### Silhouettes and Interiors

Middle schoolers create a multimedia piece that integrates drawing and collage. Students learn about metacognition and the discovering of self through genres of art and literature by using these steps: inspiration, brainstorm,...

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#### Cole Porter: You're the Top

Students watch selected film clips about Cole Porter and discover his uniqueness. In groups, they research associates of the Porter's and present reports on them. Then, they write position papers on prominent people of the Jazz Age. ...

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#### Feel the Rhythm, Find the Beat

Students examine meter, rhythmic patterns, rhyme scheme, and iambic pentameter. They watch video clips, read and discuss various Dr. Seuss books, identify the rhyming words and patterns, read and listen to song lyrics, and write song...

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#### "Very tragical mirth:" Romeo and Pyramus, Juliet and Thisbe

Students analyze and compare the poetic tools Shakespeare uses in the death scenes of Romeo and Juliet to those of Pyramus and Thisbe in Midsummer Night's Dream.

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#### Robert Frost's "Mending Wall": A Marriage of Poetic Form and Content

Students examine poetic devices such as rhythm and meter. They compare and constant poems via active class discussion.

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#### Edward Lear, Limericks, and Nonsense: There Once Was...

Students recognize poetic devices including rhyme, syllabification, and meter. They identify the characteristics of a nonsense poem and of a limerick. They write their own limericks.

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#### The Language of Shakespeare

Words, words, words! Any reader of Shakespeare needs to know these words. Tragedy, tragic flaw, sonnet, quatrain, couplet, and meter are all defined in a short, text-heavy presentation. Alas, poor (teacher), few examples are given.

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#### A Metre

For this measurement worksheet, students use a tape measure or a ruler to measure items in the classroom to find those that are greater than 100 cm and less than 100 cm.

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#### Simple Machines, Odd Machine

Middle schoolers examine levers and design a machine that uses a lever as a central component. For this lever machine lesson students test various machine designs and evaluate their effectiveness.

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#### The Metric System

Students convert measurements within the metric system. In this measurement lesson, students explore the different units of the metric system and practice converting numbers from one unit to another.

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#### Poetry (Rhythm & Meter) Lesson Plan (9th Grade Day 36)

Ninth graders explore poetry. In this poetry lesson, 9th graders analyze songs in terms of poetic concepts such as rhythm, meter, assonance, slant rhyme, rhyme scheme, alliteration, and end rhyme. Students analyze "Annabel Lee" and "The...

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#### Measurement

Learners choose appropriate units of measure and predict length using the metric system. In this measurement instructional activity, students participate in activities in which they predict, measure, and record linear measurements such...

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#### Exploring Sentence Fluency with Sonnets

Learners write a 14-line sonnet. In this creative writing lesson, students model writing after Browning's "How do I love thee? Let me count the ways" poem while focusing on sentence fluency and word choice.

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#### Exploring Length: Meter and Kilometer

In this exploring length math worksheet, students explore meter and kilometer measurement as they respond to 9 short answer and multiple choice math questions. Students also solve 3 math word problems.

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#### Meter and Kilometer: Problem Solving

In this meter/kilometer worksheet, students use data from 3 problems to complete a table, then complete 2 additional related problems. Houghton Mifflin text is referenced.

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#### The International System of Units

In this measurement learning exercise, students fill in 10 blanks, determine if 4 statements are true or false, match 13 terms with the appropriate definitions and solve 3 problems related to the International System of Units.

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#### Unit Conversions

In this unit conversions activity, students practice converting measurements using conversion factors. This activity has 12 fill in the blank questions.

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#### A Metre

In this metric measurement worksheet, students write down 5 things which are longer than a meter (100 cm) and 2 things which are less than one metre long.

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#### Measure Length in Millimeters, Centimeters and Meters

In this measurement instructional activity, students convert metric lengths of measure to millimeters, centimeters, and meters. This one-page instructional activity contains ten problems.

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#### Parts of Similar Triangles

For this parts of similar triangles worksheet, 10th graders solve and complete 15 different statements related to naming the parts found in similar triangles. First, they identify each definition stated that describes an everyday usage...

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#### Scientific Notation and Unit Prefixes

In this mathematics worksheet, learners convert each of the measurements listed to the correct unit. Then they convert each of the numbers listed to scientific notation. Students also convert each of the numbers listed in scientific...

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#### Practice on Metric Conversions

In this science activity, students use significant figures and illustrate all of their work for each problem. Then they use scientific notation for numbers larger than 10 to the 4th power and smaller than 10 to the negative 4th power.

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#### Metrics 1 Word Search

In this mathematics instructional activity, students locate and identify various vocabulary terms related to measurement. There are ten words located in the puzzle.

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#### Metrics 1 Word Search IV

In this basic mathematics worksheet, students locate and identify various vocabulary terms related to measurement. There are ten words/phrases located in the puzzle.

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#### Metrics 1 Word Search

In this measurement worksheet, students locate and identify various vocabulary terms related to mathematics. There are ten words/phrases located in the puzzle.

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#### The Elements of Poetry

Ninth graders explore the elements in poetry. In groups, they complete a jigsaw puzzle and discover the strategies for completing a puzzle and reading a poem are similar. Students read short poems and identify key elements in a poem...

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#### One Square Meter

Students explore the concept of a quadrat study. Students select and investigate a site and conduct a quadrat survey. They take measurements, observe the area and analyze their findings.

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#### Perplexing Perimeters

In the process of constructing their own "rulers" Students develop a sense of the size of a centimeter and meter. Students select the appropriate "ruler" for the tasks. Finally, 3rd graders calculate the perimeter of objects using...

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#### Duke Ellington and His Orchestra, Dance of the Floreadores, Waltz of the Flowers in the Meter of Duke

Students contrast the meter and style of two different versions of the musical piece, "Waltz of the Flowers." Duke Ellington's meter in the "Dance of the Floreadores" is compared to Tchaikovsky's version in the "Nutcracker."

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#### Poetry to the Core

Second graders examine several examples of poetry in the six lessons of this unit. The lessons focus on five poetic forms, couplets, quatrains, limericks, Haiku, and free verse.

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#### Catching the Beat: Exploring the Function of Verse in Othello

Students examine meter and how Shakespeare uses it in dialogue to show character emotion.

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#### Meter Readers Turned Composers

Students compose eight measures of music after they practice interpreting time/signature meter.

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#### Matter

In this matter learning exercise, learners unscramble 11 terms associated with the different forms of matter and how matter is measured.

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#### Metric Worksheet

In this metric system instructional activity, learners identify a variety of metric system terms, and perform the calculations necessary to convert between metric values.

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#### Metric System Prefixes

In this mathematics worksheet on measurement, 6th graders complete the missing entries in a table on milliliters and decimeters. Then they write using the correct units with their correct prefix. Students also change each into their...

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#### Rhythm II

In this music worksheet, students study rhythm and learn that it is made up of beat, tempo and meter. Students look at 4 visual patterns and draw what comes next. These are not as easy as they seem.

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#### The Body Meter

Students are introduced to the measurement of a meter. They measure and compare the height of different people in the class. Students classify the measurements into categories of tall, short, and average while conducting class discussion...

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#### Making the Changes

Students investigate the two chords of G/F in the 4/4 meter within the acceptable boundaries. They practice listening and performing the chords using the method of improvisation. Students also recognize the relationship of notes and...

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#### Listen to Music

Students listen to, analyze, and describe music. They identify examples of music forms including such as motive phhrase, 4-bar phrase,
canon, and rondo. In addition, they perform a dance called a partner mixer and model the pattern for...

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#### Make a Dinosaur

Students estimate the size of dinosaurs and create a dinosaur model. They create bar graphs of the sizes of dinosaurs one in meters and the other in "student" units. They draw a pictures and add words or sentences about their dinosaur.