Ecosystem Services - Water Purification
In this interdisciplinary lesson, students explore the concept of ecosystem services by investigating natural water purification in their home watershed.
In this interactive from ReadWriteThink student can learn about and write diamante poems.
In this lesson, from Xpeditions, students are introduced to the basics of species interdependency within an ecosystem. They perform a simple simulation to see how one species can affect many others. F...
This student interactive, from Illuminations, allows students to practice addition, subtraction, multiplication and addition in a fun environment. In the game of Krypto, students combine numbers with ...
Persuasion Map Planning Sheet
This student reproducible, from a ReadWriteThink lesson, provides information for students about planning an argument, including the goal or thesis, main reasons, facts or examples, and conclusion.
Wonder of the Day: Where Do Worms Go in Winter? Unless they?re in the belly of a bird, worms don?t fly south for the winter. So where do they go?
Jackie Robinson and Baseball Highlights, 1860s - 1960s
1997 marked the 50th anniversary of Jackie Robinson's rookie season for the Brooklyn Dodgers. When he stepped onto Ebbets field on April 15th, 1947, Robinson became the first African American in the t...
St. Patrick's Day: Fact vs. Fiction
In this National Geographic News article, read about St. Patrick's Day. A cloud of myth and fact surrounds St. Patrick's Day celebrations in the United States, rivaling the unclear history o...
The History of St. Patrick's Day
This resource, from the History Channel, explores the culture and background of St. Patrick and St. Patrick's Day celebrations. The site's interactive map offers information on different par...
St. Patrick's Day
Part of America's Story from America's Library, this site invites elementary students to read about the history of St. Patrick's Day from primary sources. Students can explore Irish fol...
Today is St. Patrick's Day.
Journey around the world with students as they read a Japanese, African, or Welsh folk tale, create a visual depiction of the tale, research the tale's culture, and present findings.
St. Patrick's Day Fast Facts: Beyond the Blarney
In this National Geographic News article, read about the history of and traditions associated with St. Patrick's Day. Links to related stories are also found on this page.
St. Patrick's Day - Kids Infobits Presents
General history on St. Patrict's Day.