This is a unit on the novel Chomp. There are literature circles, group work, a presentation and rubric for a complete unit on the project. I used this in my science class for a cross-curricular feel but this can also be used in ELA for the same
This is a great review game for students in the 5th grade. This game is using common math skills. This would also be a great review to see where your 6th grade students are starting.
It is a PowerPoint and as easy as clicking play presentation.
This is a true false for the video on Bill Nye dealing with food webs. The videos last about 22 minutes and having something for students to do during the video keeps them engaged. I usually use them as an introduction to the lesson, but can be
This is a true false for the video on Bill Nye dealing with evolution. The videos last about 22 minutes and having something for students to do during the video keeps them engaged. I usually use them as an introduction to the lesson, but can be
My first time writing a syllabus I leaned heavily on TPT and google. There are not a whole lot of middle school science examples because we cover such an assortment of things. I hope that this example helps
This lesson includes the directions for a comprehensive science lesson tied into a picture book. Follow along with the lesson plan and make sure to have the materials ready that are listed. Enjoy teaching a science concept through picture books.
This is a short survey that asks simple questions about each student. This is a quick lead in for a discussion early on, so that everyone can share and learn about each other. You can also collect them and respond to them individually so that
This sheet is to help teach students the differences in cost and benefit. It allows them to take a controversial topic, step back, use their reasoning skills, then analyze. I use it in my 6th grade science class.