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60 resources with the keyterm cooperative learning

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Go Fish!

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd
Students share a bowl of goldfish crackers. In this lesson on sharing, students see how a limited resource goes furthest when it is evenly shared. Students are allowed to take as many crackers as they would like, and then in contrast,...
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To Recycle, or Not Recycle?

For Teachers 5th - 8th
To recycle or not to recycle, that is the question. Your class can find the answer by taking a teacher created WebQuest, where they assume a role of a community member taking a stand on implementing a community wide recycling plan. The...
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Training Students for Literature Circles

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Role sheets clearly define expectations of all group members in this introduction to literature circles. By using a variety of picture books or short texts, readers can practice roles while the teacher circulates to each group observing...
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Clay Heads

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Sculpting can be a rewarding way to accent a lesson plan in any subject. This project requires learners to design and sculpt a head out of clay. The entire process is outlined in this resource; including photos and suggested materials....
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Silent Movies: A Year 7 Scheme of Work

For Teachers 6th - 7th
Even an outline can give you enough information to execute an awsome project. The tasks for each of the seven weeks of this project are defined, as well as the objective and specific content facilitated through the project. Learners will...
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Teamwork Towers

For Teachers 4th - 9th
Students work in a cooperative groups to create a free standing tower of straws and pins in ten minutes. They watch a video of the cooperative groups working, discuss the process and list the things they could do to improve the cooperation.
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"Weighing the Elephant"

For Teachers K - 12th
Can your class solve the problem presented in the Chinese folktale, "Weighing the Elephant?" Read your class the description before having them attempt to solve the problem. After they've come up with an answer (or attempted to!), finish...
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Traits Needed for Effective Group Process

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Learners develop a list of desirable traits for working with others, learn to evaluate which traits are needed for specific jobs, describe the traits in work settings, and make plans for developing them.
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The Basics of Multiplying Simple Fractions

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Gain practice with the basics of multiplying whole numbers by fractions while playing the game 'Around the World.' Divide the class into teams who then compete to complete a fraction problem on the board as fast as they can. A homework...
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Consumer Borrowing and Spending

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Credit can be confusing for teens, some of whom are already using credit cards. Clear up misconceptions with this group research activity which has a solid outline with a lot of room to adjust to your needs and resources. Groups are...
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For Teachers 3rd
Third graders examine the instrument called the stethoscope as it relates to listening the human heart. In 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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Heart Word

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders examine the circulatory system while practicing their spelling skills. In 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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Jeffrey and the Sloth

For Teachers 2nd - 6th
Learners listen to the story Jeffrey and the Sloth and relate the story to how it feels to have writer's block. In this Jeffrey and the Sloth lesson, students use this book to inspire their creative writing process. Learners create their...
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Halloween Literature Unit: Creative Writing Project

For Teachers K
Students practice their creative writing skills and build cooperative learning skills. In this creative writing project, students review parts of a story. Students reinforce the concept of sequencing and develop stronger writing skills. ...
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Science Cooperative Learning Cards

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students complete various activities and record their results. In these sample life science activities, students consider the individual prompt, follow directions, and record their results. These activities could be easily adapted to fit...
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Philanthropic Behavior/ Cooperative Learning

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students increase listening comprehension and use critical thinking skills to make a picture. In this philanthropic behavior lesson, students draw pictures in three parts. Each part is drawn by another students. Students share their...
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Paws in Jobland

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students appreciate and understand the roles that people play in particular situations. In this career lesson plan, students use research and information skills to perform the roles they are assigned.
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Paws in Jobland: Shopping Center Quiz

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students develop research skills and the use of computer-based information. In this career lesson plan, students understand the variety of jobs there are in an area of work.
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Math Chat

For Teachers 4th - 5th
In this instructional activity, Math Chat, students participate in a cooperative learning group in order to complete problem solving activities. Students work together with their group members to determine how to solve a problem. With...
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Fractions and Decimal Equivalents: Fifth Grade

For Teachers 5th
Sometimes a skeleton is all you get. This instructional activity outline provides teachers with a basic instructional activity flow. Pupils will pre-test, order place value names, use manipulatives, and build and compare numbers. How...
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Phonics Monster Game Suggestion: Change It

For Teachers Pre-K - 3rd
Young scholars play the game "Change It" and practice making words from phonic monster cards. In this "Change It" activity, students read words and phrases that are used as functional print with visual cues. Young scholars respond to...
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Time Flies

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students read and summarize children's books. In this summarizing lesson, students discuss multiple aspects of elements of literature and work in pairs to examine and summarize a well known children's book. A list of suggested books is...
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CAST's UDL Lesson Builder

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders participate in cooperative groups to explore the parts of plants and their functions. In this Cast's UDL instructional activity builder, 4th graders investigate relevant KWL chart and build vocabulary related to the topic.
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Invading the enemy

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students participate in a physical outdoor activity in order to develop individual and group trust. In this interpersonal relationship lesson plan, students play attempt to find hidden objects in the dark. Students must trust their...