Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum

Teacher professional development and classroom resources across the curriculum

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Classifying Living Things

Record student observations on the similarities and differences between plants and animals on a Venn diagram and determine the basic needs of each.

Creating a Multi-Arts Performance Piece

Apply what you have learned so far in this unit to create, critique, and revise a multi-arts performance piece.

Dissolving Race

Compare a sugar cube and an equivalent amount of granulated sugar, each dropped in an equal volume of water. Mix granulated sugar with cold and warm water.

Historical References in the Arts

Contains 4 lessons: Influences of the Past, The Power of Costume, Magritte and Nikolais, Art Historian Role-Play

Living, Dead or Nonliving

Distribute a mystery material or “green stuff,” and ask students to determine what category it belongs to: living, dead or nonliving.

Observing Properties

Introduce a variety of solid objects and use senses to sort them. Then explain the criteria used for the sorting schemes.

Responding to the Arts

Contains 4 lessons: Researching Clues, Musical Cues, Vaudeville, Critic School

Systems and Interactions

Use Playdoh® and wax paper to simulate the collision between two tectonic plates.

What Is Art?

Contains 6 lessons: What Are the Arts?, What Is Theatre? What Is Music?, What Is Dance?, What Is Visual Art?, Combining the Art Forms

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