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Fond Memories

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders write a poem, letter, or narrative about the fond memories they have of a person in their lives.
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Teddy Bear Techniques

For Teachers K
Students explore the origin of teddy bears and then design their own. Fun ideas!
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Desert Animal Dioramas

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders use Internet to research desert animals. They create a desert animal diorama and share with their classmates.
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Christmas in Germany

For Teachers K
Students listen to the story December Holidays Around the World. They brainstorm what they know about Christmas in diffferent countries and draw pictures of Christmas in Germany.
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Temas contraversiales del mundo hispanohablante:Controversial Themes of the Hispanic World

For Teachers 11th
Eleventh graders brainstorm controversial themes of Spanish-speaking countries. They read articles written in Spanish. They discuss the articles, practicing their Spanish speaking skills. Students conduct research and design a...
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Virtual Field Trip to Vancouver Aquarium

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
In this research lesson, students take a virtual field trip and research marine animals. Students write summaries, narratives, expository and persuasive essays. Web links are included.
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How can we keep our forests intact and have chocolate too?

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders recognize the need to sustain crops in the rainforest. In this rainforest lesson, 4th graders consider the use of products from the rainforest.  Students discuss how people of different points of view decide what to do...
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Multiple Intelligences and The Illinois & Michigan Canal

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders engage in a wide variety of cross-curricular activities designed to give them a thorough understanding of the history of the Illinois & Michigan Canal. There are a very nice set of activities included in this plan!
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Biome Web Quest

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders create paper mache globes, paint them and label the oceans and the continents. In groups, they research a biome, write about it and create an artistic visual representation of the biome and present it to the class.
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Splash into an Aquarium

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders demonstrate and understanding of tide pool animals. They produce artwork and paragraphs using computer technology.
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James and the Giant Peach

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders read James and the Giant Peach, write a chronological narrative, and complete a webquest dealing with the life of Roald Dahl.
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Wanted Poster

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students examine a fairy tale character of their choice in great detail. They create a wanted poster that includes the following: a picture of the character, a written description of his/her appearance, a reward amount, and reasonthe...
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Early New York Explorers

For Teachers 4th - Higher Ed
Students utilize a variety of research tools to develop an understanding of explorers. They share final project with the class.
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What Will the Weather Be?

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Students, in groups, use the Internet, printed resources and graphic organizers to research a weather topic. They use their research to produce an iMovie that includes narration, text, artwork and photos.
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Artifacts We Don't Dig Up

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Learners play a game of artifact show and tell using household items.
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We Can Work It Out

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students read different pieces of literature and practice using narrative reading strategies to gain meaning. They use conflict resolution techniques found in literature and apply it to a real world situation. They discover how important...
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How Can We Keep Our Forests Intact and Have Our Chocolate Too?

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders explore various methods of growing and harvesting rainforest foods in order to sustain its biodiversity. They discuss the various uses for trees from several viewpoints. Students research chocolate demand and land use...
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Ecuadorian Rainforest: If the Forests Could Talk

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders explore the delicate balance the must be maintained in a rainforest ecosystem. In this ecosystems lesson, 3rd graders learn about the importance of "little things" such as bugs or a certain plant in the rainforest. This...
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The Spanish Explorations

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students perform research about the first Spanish explorers to come to the Americas. The students undertake a variety of activities to better comprehend this time period in history.
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Sharing Their Stories: Native American Literature and Culture in 19th Century America

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students investigate Native American culture reading and writing about early Native American authors. They listen to an expert to extend their understanding of the culture.
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Rhyming Poems

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students analyze poetry. In this ESL lesson, students find the rhyming words in a poem and answer who, what, when, where and why questions in order to have better comprehension. They then write their own rhyming poem with four lines. 
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Global Eyes

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders consider global issues and their effects. They identify the themes of human needs, human rights, and the environment, select a topic and research articles for a Global Current Events Portfolio. Working in small groups,...
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A Famous Speech

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students explore the rules of direct/indirect narration. They identify and use proper punctuation marks in a given write-up and change the narration according to the rules.
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Freckle Juice

For Teachers 4th
Working in groups of four, the students will use the computer to draw an imaginary potion that will cure other children their age from physical traits (they can not control) including all ingredients and one text box.