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A Teenager’s Guide to Car Insurance Making Jamestown Come Alive! – 7163 There’s an APP for That! – 7404 Master Chef Cafeteria Challenge – 8241 Become a Meterologist – 7361 Write a Bill – 8123 Edgar Allan Poe Archivist Activity – 7810 First Graders Leading the Way – 7160 Senior Capstone Project – 8174 The Great Energy Debate – 7725 Geometry All Around Us – 7734 Es Una Fiesta! – 7732 Inspiring Change with Public Service Announcements – 8122 The Cool Change – 7680 Snow Me The Time – 7322 Spanish Rice is NOT Spanish Cuisine! First Aid & CPR Mobile App – 8164 Interpreting Twain’s Satire Through Vine – 8121 What’s your Pedigree? – 8172
 
A Teenager’s Guide to Car Insurance

A Teenager’s Guide to Car Insurance

Teacher(s) Name: Mrs. Stills School: Academy at Virginia Randolph Grade Level(s): Grade 10,Grade 11,Grade 12 Content Area(s): Business Lesson Summary […]

Making Jamestown Come Alive! – 7163

Making Jamestown Come Alive! – 7163

Summary Prior to this lesson, the students made 2D fraction games in which they made their own questions, for their […]

There’s an APP for That! – 7404

There’s an APP for That! – 7404

Summary Students will display knowledge of a skill mastered in the classroom through an ongoing interactive bulletin board.  The board […]

Master Chef Cafeteria Challenge – 8241

Master Chef Cafeteria Challenge – 8241

Summary Students read an article from the Department of Agriculture on the pros and cons of school lunches and respond […]

Become a Meterologist – 7361

Become a Meterologist – 7361

Summary Students were posed the following scenario: You have just been hired by the local TV station as a meteorologist! […]

Write a Bill – 8123

Write a Bill – 8123

Summary In this 9-week long project, AP Government students take on the role of both interest group lobbyists and lawmakers. […]

Edgar Allan Poe Archivist Activity – 7810

Edgar Allan Poe Archivist Activity – 7810

Summary The students will complete a Performance Task about Edgar Allan Poe’s life using primary sources. A Performance Task requires the […]

First Graders Leading the Way – 7160

First Graders Leading the Way – 7160

Summary Our class first met to set a purpose for studying famous Americans and decided it was important to learn […]

Senior Capstone Project – 8174

Senior Capstone Project – 8174

Summary This capstone project is designed to be a culminating experience for students in the Center for Education and Human […]

The Great Energy Debate – 7725

The Great Energy Debate – 7725

Summary Lesson Website: www.tinyurl.com/thegreatenergydebate (containing all lesson materials) Energy: it powers our lives.  We use energy to power our schools, cars, homes […]

Geometry All Around Us – 7734

Geometry All Around Us – 7734

Summary Lesson Website: http://tinyurl.com/causey21  (containing all lesson materials) As a culminating activity for the first semester, students were given the opportunity to […]

Es Una Fiesta! – 7732

Es Una Fiesta! – 7732

Summary Lesson Website: http://tinyurl.com/esunafiesta (containing all lesson materials) Students in Mrs. Christian’s Spanish class have been commissioned to design a fancy Evite-like website […]

Inspiring Change with Public Service Announcements – 8122

Inspiring Change with Public Service Announcements – 8122

Summary Throughout the school year, English 9 students read and study novels that revolve around a theme of social injustice. […]

The Cool Change – 7680

The Cool Change – 7680

Summary Change is a good; that is true when it opens up new experiences for students and provides a glimpse […]

Snow Me The Time – 7322

Snow Me The Time – 7322

Summary The students used prior knowledge on telling time and making times with the hour and minute hands on the […]

Spanish Rice is NOT Spanish Cuisine!

Spanish Rice is NOT Spanish Cuisine!

Summary No!!!  Spanish rice is NOT authentic cuisine from Spain, but what is?  In this project student groups will explore […]

First Aid & CPR Mobile App – 8164

First Aid & CPR Mobile App – 8164

Summary Students create a real First Aid & CPR mobile app that can be used with a smartphone in the […]

Interpreting Twain’s Satire Through Vine – 8121

Interpreting Twain’s Satire Through Vine – 8121

Summary Excerpts of Mark Twain’s satire in the novel A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court are brought to life […]

What’s your Pedigree? – 8172

What’s your Pedigree? – 8172

Summary This assignment is designed to allow students to answer the authentic question “How can a pedigree be used to […]

3-D Surface Area and Volume

3-D Surface Area and Volume

Teacher(s) Name: Mrs. McCarter School: MS – Short Pump Grade Level(s): Grade 7,Grade 8 Content Area(s): Math, Course 2 Lesson […]

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Helping to Bring the Sunshine/Inventing for the Protagonist

Helping to Bring the Sunshine/Inventing for the Protagonist

Teacher(s) Name: Mr. Davis School: MS – Wilder Grade Level(s): Grade 7 Content Area(s): English Lesson Summary Have you ever […]

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Tuning Into Fractions

Tuning Into Fractions

Teacher(s) Name: Ms. Szakal School: Crestview ES Grade Level(s): Grade 4 Content Area(s): Math, Science, Music Lesson Summary In this […]

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Silent Movies

Silent Movies

Teacher(s) Name: Ms. Goodan, Mrs. Letson, , and School: Twin Hickory ES Grade Level(s): Grade 2 Content Area(s): Language Arts […]

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Stop-Motion Map Stories

Stop-Motion Map Stories

Teacher(s) Name: Ms. McCarty, , , and School: Adams ES Grade Level(s): Grade 1 Content Area(s): Technology, Language Arts Lesson […]

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3D Printed Cells

3D Printed Cells

Teacher(s) Name: Mrs. Grigg School: Ratcliffe ES Grade Level(s): Grade 5 Content Area(s): Science Lesson Summary The time has come […]

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County Money

County Money

Teacher(s) Name: Ms. Trimble School: Baker ES Grade Level(s): Grade 1 Content Area(s): Math Lesson Summary Money can be a […]

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Making Dams

Making Dams

Teacher(s) Name: Ms. Lange School: Adams ES Grade Level(s): Grade 3 Content Area(s): Science Lesson Summary Due to recent events […]

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Shadows

Shadows

Teacher(s) Name: Mrs. Justice School: Glen Lea ES Grade Level(s): Kindergarten Content Area(s): Science Lesson Summary Students in Mrs. Justice’s […]

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Building Braille

Building Braille

Teacher(s) Name: Ms. Driver School: Montrose ES Grade Level(s): Grade 2 Content Area(s): Social Studies, Reading Lesson Summary Students conducted […]

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