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Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf? A Comparison in American Culture

For Teachers 5th - 8th Standards
As part of their study of the Progressive Era, class groups examine a 20th century version of "The Three Little Pigs" through a New Era lens and identify how ideals such as the value of hard work, creativity, and problem solving, etc.,...
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
When Alice goes down the rabbit hole, she discovers a whole new world. An eBook allows readers to follow Alice on her journey down the rabbit hole. The bare bones version of the story keeps the focus on the text and contains few...
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Shapes and Tools

For Teachers K - 1st
Young learners view different shapes drawn by the teacher on the board. The teacher identifies each shape by name and discusses the importance of knowing the difference between shapes when building something. The pupils complete the...
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Opposites Attract

For Teachers K
Students explore and take photographs of opposites. They create a class list of opposites, and discuss how to use a digital camera. In small groups they take pictures of opposites around their school, and create a book of opposites.
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Graphic Organizer Lesson

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students investigate how to use graphic organizers. In this literary elements lesson, students are introduced to several types of graphic organizers and their purpose. Students read a book of their choice and complete a graphic organizer...
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Who are My Sisters and Brothers?

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students explore religion by completing a cultural diversity activity. In this human compassion lesson, students identify all of "God's Children" as their sisters and brothers. Students read the book Frederick in class and listen to...
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Story-Hour Kit

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students explore four picture books. In this early childhood lesson, students are read the books, discuss them, and then complete extension activities. These include writing and illustrating their own experiences, practice with emotions,...
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Character Counts

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students examine children around the world and examine how the lives of children vary from culture to culture. In small groups they conduct Internet research on a selected area of the world, and create a presentation in the form of a...
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What Would Happen if Dinosaurs Came Back?

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students hypothesize what would happen if dinosaurs return to Earth. In this creative reading comprehension lesson plan, the class listens to the story If the Dinosaurs Came Back and brainstorm ideas of what might happen if dinosaurs...
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Can I have a Pet?

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Learners read the book Can I have a Pet?, by Gwendolyn Hudson Hooks. They determine which animals the main character asked to have as a pet, explain why zoo animals do not make good pets, and study the pictures to make predictions.
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Where's the Bear?

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Learners use digital images to write a book about a class bear that disappeared.  In this bear writing instructional activity, students search for a class bear that has been hidden around the school or community.  Learners record places...
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A Reading Graph

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Young scholars construct and interpret a "favorite classroom books" graph. In this literacy and math graphing lesson, students choose a reduced size copy of the book cover that corresponds with the book(s) they chose to read during their...
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Heroes

For Teachers 2nd - 6th
Students demonstrate racial awareness. In this diversity lesson plan, students read the book Heroes by Ken Mochizuki. Students participate in a discussion about how the character was discriminated against. A follow-up reading of How...
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Jacob Riis and the Poor of New York: Reform in the Cities

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers examine the characteristics of the Gilded Age. In groups, they read primary source documents and examine photographs to develop a hypothesis about people living during this time period. To end the lesson, they discuss...
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My Family - Bookmaking for Social Studies

For Teachers K - 5th
Students create family histories. In this book making lesson, students take digital cameras home for the night and take family members' photographs. Students use the photographs and text they write about their families to create a family...
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Middle Ages Fun For Kindergarten

For Teachers K
Students discover the Middle Ages through fun activities.  In this World History instructional activity, students complete a tournament of physical activities similar to events that took place in the Middle Ages.  Students write a class...

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