This month’s lesson plans feature some fun activities for celebrating Memorial Day in the classroom.
This month’s featured lesson plan provides a great way to celebrate Earth Day with your students – by making recycled paper.
February’s featured free lesson plan on Rosa Parks is perfect for Black History Month, and even more so this year, since February 4th, 2013 would have been Ms. Parks’ 100th birthday.
This month’s free featured lesson plan speeds in the fun with the characters from Auto-B-Good. This popular character education series of books and DVDs is available in our store, including a brand new disc with ELA activities, but is not required for the lesson.
Extra, extra, read all about it! Good News Nelson by Jodi Moore will be released by Story Pie Press and heading to a bookstore near you in early December 2012, and that’s good news! Why is that good news, you ask?
As darkness descended upon us, we made a last-minute decision on the Fourth to take in the Sounds of Freedom Fireworks Extravaganza. So we threw our chairs into the back of the truck and headed down the road to the celebration. We parked and walked a few blocks to a prime spot on a hill […]
CC! presents great opportunities for project-based learning — that’s why we’ve got big PBL plans for CC! Week 2012.
March is National Nutrition Month, so we’ve put together a lesson plan that will teach teens to take responsibility for their eating habits. In this lesson, teens examine the fast food they eat, consider its nutritional value (or lack thereof), and learn how to make healthier choices in the future. Also, check out our lessons in honor of National Women’s History Month and Mardi Gras.
In this lesson, students identify troublesome behaviors and use critical thinking to determine which Pillars they can lean on to counter them. Also check out these lesson plans for Black History Month, Valentine’s Day, and President’s Day.
Sometimes a few quick activities are all you can manage with limited time (or attention spans). Use these Five Tips for Five-Minute Activities that accompany our new Good to Go activities to help you make the most of your time with students.