Worksheet
Curated OER

#### Sunshine Math 3

For Students 4th - 6th
In this word problems worksheet, learners read and problem solve nine  mathematical word problems involving grids, measurement, compensation and angles.
Worksheet
Digital History

#### Compensation for Slavery

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Should Americans provide compensation to those whose ancestors suffered from slavery? Read and analyze the arguments of two modern-day journalists on the topic. Then, have a discussion on both the merits of the arguments as well as what...
Lesson Plan
Federal Reserve Bank

#### Arts and Economics Infographic Questionnaire

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
How do careers in the arts contribute to America's gross domestic product? Use an informative infographic that details the economic details of careers in the core arts, including design services, performing arts, and arts education, to...
Worksheet
Curated OER

For Students 6th
Lesson Plan
Curated OER

#### Workers' Compensation

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students engage in a instructional activity that is concerned with the process of establishing the rightful use of workers' compensation. They research the intent of the law and how it was established, maintained, and how people access...
Lesson Plan
Curated OER

#### Make it Easier-- Add, then Take

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
In this math worksheet, pupils learn a mental math strategy in addition called compensation. When adding a number such as 29, students learn to add 30, then take 1 away. Pupils solve 25 problems in which they round to the nearest ten,...
Lesson Plan
Birdville Independent School District

#### Friendly Numbers

For Teachers 1st - 3rd Standards
There are a number of different strategies young mathematicians can use when adding two-digit numbers. This lesson focuses on making addition easier by rounding the addends to friendly numbers, with the resulting sum being adjusted...
Worksheet
Curated OER

For Students 3rd - 4th
For this math worksheet, students learn the addition strategy of compensation: adding an easy number like 10, 20 or 30 and then subtracting a very small number like 1 or 2. Students solve 12 problems on the page.
Lesson Plan
The New York Times

#### A Worker's Compensation

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Middle schoolers read about the history of Labor Day in a newspaper article. They discuss difficulties American employees of the past had to face, learn about labor rallies, and conduct Internet research. Part of the intention of this...
Lesson Plan
Curated OER

#### Gravity Versus The Mighty Egg - Biology Teaching Thesis

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners are able to describe the principles of gravity. They name other places in the real world where we compensate for gravity. Students design a shock absorber with limited materials and explain how it works to protect an egg. They...
Worksheet
Curated OER

#### Cartoons for the Classrooms: Wall Street

For Students 9th - 12th
Open up an intriguing dialogue about Wall Street controversy using political cartoons! Background information gives context, including quotes from various newspapers about compensation caps, bonuses, and the growing disenchantment with...
Unit Plan
University of Oklahoma

#### Developing My Resources

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Learners with special needs create Summary of Performance (SOP), a written document which describes their disability, its impact on their daily life, ways they have learned to compensate, their personal strengths, and their goals. The...
Worksheet
Curated OER

#### Mental Math Strategies

For Students 4th - 5th
In this mental math worksheet, students read an information box that explains how to use breaking apart or compensation to solve addition or subtraction problems. Students add or subtract using mental math in 8 examples.
Lesson Plan
New Zealand Ministry of Education

#### Addition and Subtraction Pick n Mix

For Teachers 2nd - 4th Standards
Teach your class how to mentally solve whole number addition and subtraction problems using compensation from tidy numbers including equal additions. They use appropriate recording techniques and predict the usefulness of strategies for...
Interactive
CK-12 Foundation

#### Coriolis Effect: Flying... South?

For Students 9th - 12th
It turns out there's a lot more to heading south for the winter for migratory birds! Study the Coriolis Effect with a fun, hands-on teaching tool. Pupils take to the skies as a small red bird bound for the tropics from his frosty home at...
Interactive
DocsTeach

#### The Titanic Disaster: Measuring Loss of Life, Property and Injuries

For Teachers 6th - 12th
One man's unsinkable dream became a disaster for many. An intriguing activity uses primary sources to examine the claims made by Titanic survivors against the White Star Line. Scholars analyze the claims, complete a worksheet, and...
Lesson Plan
Curated OER

#### The Cost of "Living"

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students explore their memories of Sept. 11 and discuss how much they believe victims of Sept. 11 and their families should be compensated.
Lesson Plan
Curated OER

#### Sense-itive Issues

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students consider the difficulties of adapting to the loss of different senses. They work in small groups, each developing a fictional superhero who experiences a loss of one of sense and must compensate for it with his or her other senses.
Worksheet
Curated OER

#### Ultraviolet Reflections

For Students 9th - 12th
In this environment learning exercise, learners distinguish between UV-A, UV-B, and UV-C radiation and explain. Then they list various explanations of the source of ozone depletion. Students also describe why an increase in smog ozone...
Lesson Plan
EngageNY

#### Introducing Module 2: Working Conditions—Then and Now

For Teachers 7th Standards
Let's get visual! Scholars embark on a gallery walk around the classroom to view quotes, images, and videos about historical and modern working conditions in various professions. They consider how working conditions have changed over...
Worksheet
Curated OER

#### Add 19 to Any 2-Digit Number

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this addition worksheet, students solve 18 problems in which the number 19 is added to a two-digit number. No hints or examples are provided.
Lesson Plan
Curated OER

#### Money Management: Lesson 2 - Benefits of the Job

For Teachers 9th - Higher Ed
Students explore the concept of fringe benefits and the emphasis that should be placed upon them when considering a job. They discuss Worker's Compensation, unemployment insurance, and Social Security benefits. In addition, students...
Lesson Plan
Curated OER

#### Encounters – Native Americans and Euro Americans (1850-1870)

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students consider the plight of Native Americans. In this Oregon history lesson, students research Internet and print sources regarding land conflicts between the whites and Native Americans. Students discuss resettlement and...
Activity
Exploratorium

#### Depth Spinner

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Put a new twist on your collection of optical illusion activities. Affix the linked printable spiral to a drill, record player, or some other rotating tool. Have learners stare at the spinning disk for only 15 seconds and then look away....