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Making a Simple Carving Polynesia Leg from the Marquesas Islands

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Learners discuss tribal art and engage in the design process. In this art analysis and design lesson students look at a photograph of a carved Polynesian Leg and describe the shapes and patterns they see. They then carve a piece of soap...
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Develop a Sequence of Events for a Narrative Response

For Students 3rd - 6th Standards
Narrators are essential to the telling of any story, providing the audience with a point of view through which they experience the characters, setting, and events. Following a reading of the first two chapters of The Story of Dr....
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Should You Be Worried About Zika?

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
In 2007, 73 percent of the population in Polynesia was infected with the Zika virus, and, like today, there was no vaccine. Viewers see the history of Malaria, dating back to Roman times and its relationship to the Zika virus. They learn...
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A Polynesian Story

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Young scholars explore the geography and history of Polynesia; become familiar with ancient and modern Polynesian culture and the relationship of Polynesian people with the sea; study American Samoa and Fagatele Bay National Marine...
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A Maori Story

For Students 3rd - 5th Standards
What a wonderful set of worksheets for introducing your youngsters to the Maori of New Zealand! They include a reading comprehension worksheet and word puzzle on the context of New Zealand, and origins and cultural features of the Maori...
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How Did Polynesian Wayfinders Navigate the Pacific Ocean?

For Students 3rd - 12th
Imagine sailing around the world, or even around the Pacific Ocean, in an outrigger canoe without the the aid of a GPS? Or a compass? Or even a sextant? The Polynesians did. Find out how with an engaging video that details how they used...
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Wallis and Futuna Islands

For Students 5th - 6th
Here is a worksheet on the Wallis and Futuna Islands, which are French Territories located in the Pacific Ocean. Learners must draw a picture of a yam and/or a copra, which are two of the main agricultural products grown on these...
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Following the Stars - Polynesian Navigation

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Young scholars explore star lines and constellations that ancient Hawaiians used for navigation, and create star charts.
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Pacific Islands Crossword

For Students 9th - 10th
In this geography worksheet, students complete a crossword puzzle about the Pacific Islands. The twenty-three clues are about capitals, countries, and terrain.
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Lesson: Uncovering a Mystery: Making a Hypothesis

For Teachers 1st - 6th
The class is presented with an image of a hand-carved leg. They act as art historians and hypothesize as to the purpose, nature, and creators of this amazing wooden leg. They compose journal entries from the point of view of an art...
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A Symbol of Protection

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Young art critics consider symbolic protection as it has been used in various cultures around the globe. They view body art from the Marquesas Islands, looking for animals, letter, shapes, and patterns. They compare and contrast body art...
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Finding an Equation from a Graph

For Teachers 8th
A little work may need to be done prior to lesson engagement. To review cost curve, and the process by which a cost curve equation is derived, 8th graders construct linear equations given a graph. They work on examining graphs and...
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Generosity of Spirit Folktale

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students read the Australian Aboriginal folktale, The Secret of Dreaming, and describe what the tale reveals about the culture of the Aboriginals and explain mankind's permanent responsibility as a caretaker of the land.
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Sharks At Risk Viewing Guide

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students complete a worksheet while viewing a film about sharks. They examine the reasons for overfishing of the oceans. They identify predator-prey relationships as well.
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Summarizing and Text Structure

For Students 4th - 6th
In this reading comprehension practice worksheet, students read a brief selection and then respond to 5 multiple choice questions regarding summarizing and text structure.
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How Does Weather Change?

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students observe weather over time.  In this climate lesson, students record weather data on a digital weather portfolio.  Students share their data with others on the Internet.
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For Students 6th - 8th
In this geography worksheet, students read about the culture, economics, and life of Oceania. Students take notes and answer 4 short answer comprehension questions as they read the selection.
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Monitor Understanding: Surf's Up!

For Students 4th - 5th
For this reading comprehension skills worksheet, students read a brief selection titled " Surf's Up!" and respond to 4 multiple choice questions.
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The African-American Experience in the 20th Century through the Art and Life of Jacob Lawrence and the Novels of Bruce Brooks a

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students attempt to answer how African-American, Latino, and white students address race relations in the United States in the future.
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Australia, New Zealand, and Antarctica

For Students 6th - 8th
In this geography worksheet, students read about the history and development of Australia, New Zealand, and Antarctica. Students take notes and answer 5 short answer comprehension questions as they read the selection.
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Go Fly a Kite!

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Young scholars study kites. In this social studies lesson, students discover the history of kites and what kites are made of. Young scholars create their own kites to fly.
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"Be the Kiwi"- Whale Rider

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Students discuss examples of foreshadowing and find information about the Maori culture in Whale Rider.  In this Whale Rider lesson, students define foreshadowing and find examples.  Students evaluate whether or not they feel the story...
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Oceania Map Quiz

For Students 6th - 12th
In this online interactive geography quiz worksheet, students respond to 14 identification questions about Oceania. Students have 2 minutes to complete the quiz.
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La Polynesie Francaise

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students use the internet to research the French Polynesian Islands in the Pacific Ocean. For each website, they scan the information and list five French words they do not know the meaning. They complete a worksheet to discover the...

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