About Us
Our Team
Our Impact
FAQs
News
Contact Us
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | ... 15 | Browse All Lesson Plans
Lesson Plan Name Grades
Artists in Power Point 6 to 12
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
Artist history comes alive to students when they make a power point about the artists. They are encouraged to find online images from the artists' works and incorporate them along with pertinant information to create a techhie bio of them.
Author Study - Tomie de Paola K to 2
(5.0 stars, 2 ratings)
Students use Tomie de Paola books to explore different themes and ideas as well as make connections between Tomie de Paola's books and connections to real world scenarios and situations.
Battleship 5 to 5
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
Our fifth grade students learn about the American Revolution. I had tried to incorporate learning Microsoft Excel by turning it into a fun game
Behind the Mask P-K to 12
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
A mask has historically been a symbol to both represent and disguise a particular culture, individual, or even a corpse. We associate them with tribal and social celebrations or representations of those who have passed on. Students will create their own masks to represent their external and public persona, but underneath they will enclose a poem on the back that reveals what lies underneath.
Benton Middle School News Cast 7 to 8
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
Using the digital wish grant Benton Middle School will be able to film a daily news broadcast for students to view.
Beyond the Basic Research Paper 8 to 8
(5.0 stars, 2 ratings)
Students will use technology to demonstrate understanding of immigration and create unique technology enriched products of specific research topics.
Bill of Rights Documentary 3 to 5
(5.0 stars, 5 ratings)
Our fifth grade Social Studies students learned about the Bill of Rights by creating their very own documentary using the Flip camer and software. We held a viewing party at the end of the unit complete with a popcorn donation from AMC Theatres to celebrate our young filmmakers!
Biographical Timelines 2 to 3
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
Overview: Students will choose a biography or an autobiography to read and create a timeline on the person's life.
Biography Research Project 4 to 4
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
In this lesson the students work in groups to research a famous African American for Black History month. They did their research on a chrome books and everything was up loaded the their google classroom account. We used google slides to create a presentation that they shared with the class. This lasted two weeks and on the third week the students presented their google slides presentation. They also created a quit on the quizizz website that the other students could take after listening to each presentation.
Black History Month Menu/Choice Boards 5 to 12
•Students will write and create podcasts for a variety of purposes. •Students will make choices about their learning, using a menu/choice board as a guide. •Students will conduct guided research to create a variety of podcast projects to communicate their understanding of their research. •Students will work collaboratively with other researchers in creating interesting podcasts. •Students will explore literature, music and the lives of people associated with black history month. •Students will engage in differentiated learning activities based on their interest and their ability.
Black History Month Podcast "A Conversation Between Presidents Lincoln and Obama" 4 to 7
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
There are many interesting similarities and differences between the lives and presidencies of Presidents Abraham Lincoln and Barack Obama. A meeting between these two gentlemen would be the foundation of a great conversation and/or debate!
Boston Tea Party 3 to 5
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
Students simulate the Boston Tea Party. Students use the Smart Board to sequence the events of the Boston Tea Party and discuss the consequences that followed. Students create their disguises and chant a poem as they dump tea into the "Boston Harbor". Students will create a digital account of the simulation.
Bracket Madness! 9 to 12
(5.0 stars, 2 ratings)
Students will "compete" against each other by utilizing various forms of imagery to compliment their research-based presentations in an attempt to end up in the championship bracket. Although the original idea is for a "Most Courageous Person in History" presentation, it is a concept that is easily adapted to any classroom curriculum.
Breaking Color Barriers 3 to 5
(5.0 stars, 2 ratings)
Students use the scientific method to compare what is on the outside is not what's on the inside. Using white eggs and brown eggs as the comparison.
Bring Black History Month to Life! P-K to 12
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
Students will research the life of a historically significant African-American and create a first person account of their accomplishments. Then the students will create a three dimensional video of the person to educate others about this person.
Bringing Historical Figures Alive 3 to 7
(5.0 stars, 2 ratings)
In this unit students will learn about a famous person in history and use several types of media to investigate them and show what they have learned.
Bringing Young Architects to Surface 6 to 8
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
The town of Gastonia is full of architectural history. Many students are unaware of all the architectural details in old buildings. The goal of this project is to introduce the students to past architectural design and have them bring some of these design elements into their own scale model buildings
Buffalo Soldiers Encampment 6 to 8
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
The students will go on a field trip to a Buffalo Soldier encampment, take pictures and notes, then produce a computer project centered on one of the displays.
Building a School Archives: The First Twenty Years 3 to 8
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
History can be close at hand and relevant to students! My students will improve their literacy, critical thinking, and collaboration skills as they become historians and create an online school archives of the first twenty years.
Caching in Pine's Treasures 6 to 12
Project ‘Caching in Pine’s Treasures” was designed to increase student knowledge of Social Studies’ topics in a non-traditional way. Students will use digital cameras and GPS units to learn historical information outside the classroom walls increasing student motivation, content knowledge, and knowledge of “technology-based gadgets.”
Candidate Obama Support and President Obama's Agenda 7 to 8
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
Support letters via Microsoft Word for Candidate Obama ... sent to Obama Headquarters in Chicago [received Obama response] ... then PowerPoint presentations of President Obama's Agenda researched at www.whitehouse.gov ... sent as followup to the White House.
Capturing History 6 to 8
(5.0 stars, 2 ratings)
This lesson allows for students to gain an appreciation for local history and preservation through the use of photography and art.
Career Creation 5 to 12
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
Students will do career investigations based upon personal interests, skills assessments, counselor recommendations, dreams, parental guidance, etc. and develop a "Build Your Own Destiny" Google Form. Included in the Form will be pictures, videos, and links.
Career Research 9 to 12
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
10 grade students will conduct research over a two week scaffolded lesson. This is one of the lesson plans attached to the career research, which includes technology as a way to communicate throughout this lesson.
Causes of the American Revolution Research Project 5 to 5
(5.0 stars, 1 ratings)
Students will use EdCanvas to learn about the causes of the American Revolution, choose one cause of the American Revolution to research furtherand then give a presentation to the class on that cause of the American Revolution.
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | ... 15
Browse Lesson Plans