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Youth Emergency Preparedness

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
What is an emergency, why is preparing for one important, and how can your pupils help others prepare for an emergency? Answer these questions and more with a short unit. Learners will participate in a variety of collaborative,...
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System of Equations for Passing Trains Problem

For Students 8th - 12th
Here is a challenging motion problem about two different length trains and how long it takes them to pass each other going in the same direction and opposite directions. At first glance, there doesnÕt seem to be enough information given...
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Overtaking Word Problem

For Students 10th - 12th
These are the types of problems that cause many people to distress over algebra. In this video, Sal looks at a problem where three people, each at set distances apart, are traveling at different constant speeds. We need to know how long...
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Two Passing Bicycles Word Problems

For Students 8th - 12th
In this video, Sal solves a word problem sent in by a listener that has two cyclists riding towards each other over a given amount of time. It is an interesting problem regarding ratios and the relationship between distance, rate, and...
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Singapore Math and The Common Core

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Tackle The Common Core math standards with some help from your friends in Singapore.
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Lesson: Animal Journeys

For Teachers K - 5th
Here is a great way to get the brain going. Children look at an image of the sculpture, Jar and then imagine what an animal would look like as it moved inside the sculpture. They then use clay and cookie cutters to create a...
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Lesson Plan: So Much to See, So Little Time

For Teachers K - 5th
How do humans and animals impact the environment? What is land division? Youngsters tape off a 12x12 inch square in an outdoor natural space. They sketch everything they see, then compare their drawings as a class. They will then be...
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Egyptian Counting

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Ancient Egyptian's had a fantastic number system and your class gets to use it to practice basic math skills! They are presented with several examples of Egyptian numbers which they use to complete several addition and subtraction...
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Fossil Fuels (Part I), The Geology of Oil

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Junior geologists work through three mini-lessons that familiarize them with the formation and location of fossil fuels. Part one involves reading about petroleum and where it comes from via a thorough set of handouts. A lab activity...
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Anti-Bullying & Conflict-Resolution Lesson

For Teachers 6th - 10th Standards
Invite your class to consider how to respond to a conflict. Designed to be used alongside Secret Saturdays by Torrey Maldonado, a lesson plan focuses on a set of terms: conflict, escalate, deescalate, conflict resolution, denial, and...
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Advertising Campaign Project

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Ask your class to market a product. After choosing a product, class members develop ad campaigns, make PowerPoint presentations, set a schedule and budget for their media, and design advertisements (print and other types). Tip: Allow...
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Fun with Sorting

For Teachers 3rd - 12th Standards
While designed for computer science, the activity here could be used in any lesson involving communication or problem solving. In a game similar to Mastermind, one group member is the controller and is able to see the numbers on a series...
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How Does Your Garden Grow?

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd Standards
What to do, bunnies are getting into the garden and eating all the carrots! After reading the story Muncha! Muncha! Muncha! the class works together to design a device that will keep those bunnies out of the garden. They get together in...
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Lesson 1 - Community Social Studies Unit

For Teachers K - 2nd Standards
Some problems are so big it takes an entire community to solve them. So was the case in the children's book Humphrey the Lost Whale: A True Story by Wendy Tokuda and Richard Hall. This primary grade lesson uses a class read-aloud of this...
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“I Can” Common Core! 3rd Grade Math

For Teachers 3rd Standards
Help third graders make sense of the Common Core math standards with this simple checklist. By rewording each standard as an I can statement, children are provided with clear goals to focus on as they participate in math lessons.
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Solving Elapsed Time Word Problems Using a T-Chart

For Students 3rd Standards
Word problems are great, but they can get tricky sometimes. Clear up the confusion that goes along with elapsed time word problems by using a T-Chart. The lessons starts with a review of how to show intervals of time on a number line,...
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How Do You Find an Average?

For Teachers 4th - 7th
How do you find an average of something? Watch this video and see how you can add up all your elements then divide by the number of elements you added up. So simple!
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How Do You Use the Fundamental Counting Principle to Count the Number of Outcomes in a Sample Space?

For Teachers 6th - 11th
Sometimes all you need is an image to help solve a word problem. This tutorial shows how drawing picture can help you determine a correct number of possibilities with given data. You can also use the FCP or fundamental counting principle...
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How Do You Write an Absolute Value Inequality from a Word Problem?

For Teachers 7th - 10th
Use this word problem to practice turning words into math. You'll follow the step-by-step process to determine what is being asked and what you'll need to do to solve the problem. A great tutorial for learners needing a little extra help...
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Subtracting in Word Problems

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Here is a real-life subtraction word problem that not only shows how to analyze a word problem but thoroughly describes the subtraction process. This is a fantastic video perfect for introducing both subtraction and problem solving...
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Applications of Combinations

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Problem solving is the key to this quick video lesson. The tutor describes all the combinations he can have using five different consumable items. This is a good way to show how learners can make lists to solve numeric problems.
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Adding One-Digit Numbers

For Teachers K - 2nd
Your littlest learners will get a kick out of this math trick. The young lady in the video draws dots on each number and then counts them up. She correlates her method to images and explains all the numbers that can hold dots. This is a...
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Singapore Math: Grade 3a, Unit 1 (part 8)

For Students 3rd
Sal provides a series of numbers for viewers to consider. They must attempt to identify the number pattern and predict the next two numbers in the sequence. The video contains various problems involving place value and pattern...
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Singapore Math: Grade 3a, Unit 1 (part 9)

For Students 3rd
Have your class work through a series of exercises focused on number patterns with place value. Present each problem, allow your class to work through each one, and then show them what Sal did to solve each problem. Every problem is...