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Understanding Modern Vietnam Through the Five Themes of GeographyLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students explore Vietnam and prepare a studenT book about Vietnam using the five themes of Geography. These books be used to teach a younger classroom about Vietnam, as part of a service-learning project in our school.
Australian Geography UnitLesson Planet
7th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
At the heart of this resource is a beautifully detailed PowerPoint presentation (provided in PDF form) on the overall physical geography of Australia, basic facts about the country, Aboriginal history, and Australia culture and lifestyle.
Hot, Hotter, Hottest: Extreme Weather's Impact on Our ResourcesLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
How dry is it? It's so dry, the river only runs twice a week! Through an analysis of maps and discussions, pairs learn about droughts across the United States in the ninth of 12 lessons. They then read about, answer questions, analyze...
A Day in the Life of a San Francisco Native AnimalLesson Planet
4th - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Before Google, before Sillicon Valley, before the Gold Rush, the San Francisco landscape was a biome filled with grizzly bears, mule deer, tule elk, coyotes, gray fox, gophers, and moles. To explore the early days of yesteryear, kids...
Discovering New ResourcesLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What is a natural resource, and what resources did the Lewis and Clark expedition seek? After reading an article on the mapping of the west, learners get into small groups to discuss the important natural resources of the period. They...
Authentic Activities for Connecting Mathematics to the Real WorldLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Check out the handout from a presentation that contains a collection of high school algebra projects connecting a variety of mathematics to the real world. Activities range from simple probabilities to calculus. The activities can be...
Natural Disasters and the Five Themes of GeographyLesson Planet
7th - 8th
Have your class do research on natural disasters and create a presentation using this resource. In completing this activity, learners apply the five geography themes to their research. They write a paper describing their results. It's a...
Afghanistan Today: Civil War and Human RightsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students examine the relationship between the United States and the Soviet Union during the Cold War. They analyze the role of religion and cultural identity in shaping governments. They also examine the United States foreign policy.
Teaching Lewis and Clark: Tribal Cultures and HomelandsLesson Planet
4th - 8th
Learners examine the attributes of the tribes that inhabited the Columbia River Basin. In this Lewis and Clark lesson, students participate in a classroom simulation that requires them to participate in a seasonal round, in which they...
Children's Literature Across the Curriculum Ideas-The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan ToomeyLesson Planet
1st - 6th
Students read The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey by Susan Wojacieckowski. They complete a variety of cross-curricular activities surrounding the Christmas holiday. Included are reading, art, math, science, writing, social studies,...
The Geophysics And Cultural Aspects of the Greater AntillesLesson Planet
10th - 12th
Learners determine location by using longitude and latitude. They measure to the minute longitude and latitude of a place and select a body of land and determine its location. They approximate time zones by using every 15 degrees of...