Available Lessons

Geometry Around Your School

Grade: 4
Mathematics

Teacher will read aloud "The Greedy Triangle" by Marilyn Burns. After read aloud the class will create a list of the geometric shapes from the story. Students will add geometric shapes to the list that were not included in the book (e.g., three dimensional objects). Then students will work with a partner to walk around the school campus to find real-life examples of their assigned geometric shape and take digital photographs of the objects. Students will create a class book about the objects and use their digital photographs to illustrate the book.

Reflective Writing: "How I felt on the first day of school"

Grade: K
Health

Students will complete a writing activity based on the prompt: "How I felt on the first day of school" using photos of different emotions.