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What Can Nature Teach Us about Sustainable Design?Lesson Planet
6th - 8th
Talk about Velcro®, Gecko Tape, WhalePower turbine blades, and other innovations that mimic nature to inspire your STEM or engineering class. This set of worksheets gets them thinking about imitating nature in terms of sustainable...
Three Newport Mansions of the Gilded AgeLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students visit the Newport Mansions. In this Gilded Age lesson, students explore the architecture and design of The Breakers, The Elms, and Marble House. Students create visual presentations that show the artistic features of the homes...
Lights, Sounds, Fabrics and Designs: Careers in the World of DesignLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students investigate the broad range of jobs that can be found in the world of design. Students explore sound design, language architecture, etc. Students design a resource book and post it on a website for others to share.
Human Growth and DevelopmentLesson Planet
K - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
A variety of activities spark discussion and encourage creative and critical thinking in a unit designed to inform kindergarten through fifth grade scholars about human growth and development. Each grade level is presented with five...
The Growth of a NationLesson Planet
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Young historians explore the identity of the early United States in this four-part lesson series. Working in groups of three, students research the political, economic, and cultural atmosphere of each member of the union prior to 1812,...
Mathematical Explorations of the People’s Design AwardLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Learners conduct surveys using nominees from the People’s Design Award, analyze data, and present the results using a pictorial representation. In this lesson, students will then design their own contest and mathematically determine a...
Creating Community in the Classroom: Part 2 (Cooperative Planning)Lesson Planet
K - 8th
Create a supportive environment. Get your students to work together cooperatively by making and keeping goals. The goal of this lesson is to build a classroom community through goal-setting, decision-making, and positive reinforcement.
Close Reading: Wilfrid Gordon McDonald PartridgeLesson Planet
1st CCSS: Designed
Three readings make up a close reading activity showcasing Mem Fox's picture book, Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge. After each reading, take part in a different activity designed to support comprehension and answer the question, What...
Why Are Some People Left-Handed?Lesson Planet
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Despite what some may think, being right- or left-handed isn't a conscious choice people make. Watch this short video to find out exactly what determines a person's dominant hand, and how the cooperative and competitive nature of humans...
The Giraffe and the Pelly and MeLesson Planet
3rd - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Follow up a reading of The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me by Roald Dahl with this collaborative lesson on teamwork. Starting with a fun team game, learners go on to investigate examples of teamwork in the story before working in small...
Suit Yourself: Fitted for SpaceLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
If he keeps this up, will he have enough air? After watching a video about spacewalks, groups of four brainstorm aspects of spacesuit design and present it to the rest of the class. Groups create mathematical models of oxygen use for two...