This unit provides students with the opportunity to measure various objects and use their data to determine area, volume, radius, diameter, and density. They will use Math rulers, protractors, and Vernier Calipers to make their measurements rounding to four different scales. They will measure the ra more
This unit provides students with the opportunity to observe the phenomena of buoyancy. Students will engage in inquiry about why some things sink and some things float. Students will explore properties of materials. Students will plan and construct their own floating containers from clay and compare more
www.OneHen.org is a microfinance website for kids, with fun games and a virtual market, as well as lesson plans for teachers and librarians. The website is based on a children's book about a real boy in Africa who gets a loan to buy a hen, which over time turns into a thriving business - all because more
This collection includes literacy resources that are useful for early childhood educators. It includes curricula (such as comprehension lessons from www.FreeReading.net), as well as extension activities to incorporate into your literacy instruction (such as podcasting).
"Our Lives, Our Words" helps students make real-life connections to the subjects they are learning and writing about through the use of digital cameras. Students use digital photography to illustrate stories, poems, and other activities. This program was designed to help Elementary English Langua more