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Discovery Education works hand in hand with the Discovery Channel to provide a useful list of resources for teaching technology to grades 6-8.
Discovery Education: Technology Lessons For Grades 6-8 Discovery Education and the Discovery Channel provide a useful organized list of...
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This creative lesson lets 6th to 12th-graders define hip-hop, explore its roots, and think/write/speak about its cultural significance.
What is Hip-Hop? A music, history, art and culture lesson This lesson, re-posted on EducationWorld with permission from Seattle radio...
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The Web offers plenty of fun activities to engage students in STEM. Here are some great ones to try.
Eight STEM Activities for the Classroom Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) topics are receiving increasing emphasis in the...
It's time to brush up on those study skills. Fact Monster is a great online resource for doing just that.
Brush Up Those Study Skills: An Online Scavenger Hunt The Fact Monster is a great Internet fact resource for kids of all ages. This week,...
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Students practice mathematical thinking by demonstrating an impressive bit of "math magic" on calendar pages.
  Lesson: Calendar Math   Subjects Mathematics --Algebra --Applied Math --Arithmetic Social Studies --Holidays...
This fun back-to-school activity assesses students' ability to observe and follow directions.
      First Day of School Activity: Following-Directions Follies   Return to back to...
Help children introduce themselves to others with this simple song sung to the tune of 'Frere Jacques'. "I am [student inserts his or her name]" in...
Early Childhood Activity Bank Let's Sing Help children introduce themselves to others with this simple song sung to the tune of "Frere...
Students discover learning strengths, create works of art, have fun following directions and more. Great for back-to-school time!
Fresh Ideas for Opening Day (Toss out those stale ideas!) Have you done the same first-day-of-school activities for years? Are you...
A story about a little raccoon who is scared to go to school helps lead children on an around-the-school scavenger hunt that helps settle their first...
  Early Childhood Activity Bank Take a School Tour First read to children The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn (Tanglewood Press). The...
Try one or more of these two activities to help students get to know one another early in the school year.
  Early Childhood Activity Bank My Name Is Try one or more of these two activities to help students get to know one another early in...