This information packet contains instructions, student work/note pages, and a grading rubric. Students will create a Rube Goldberg-inspired machine that performs the simple task of placing a marble in a cup. The rubric explains the project
This mini-project allows students to use what they've learned about media messages and advertisement techniques to create their own print advertisement. The document contains instructions, a list of advertisement techniques, and questions for
This PDF contains a list of 10 activities students can do when they finish their work early. I designed this for 4th grade but it can be used in both upper and lower elementary grades. I print these out on cardstock, laminate them, and attach them
In this group activity, students will analyze a collection of teacher-provided receipts and create a profile of the owner of the receipts. Receipts are a primary source as they represent a relic from a particular time and place. Students will act
Students estimate and find the actual product of 2 digit by 2 digit multiplication problems. They then have to write an answer to the challenge problem: "Why is one estimate closer to the actual answer than the other?"
This PDF contains a sample of the activities students can do when they finish their work early. It is a non-editable preview of my paid product. I designed this for 4th grade but it can be used in both upper and lower elementary grades. I print