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The Little Engine That Could Teaching Plan

Teaching plan for The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper.

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Little Engine That Could Lesson Plan

The heartwarming story of kindness, and endearing illustrations make The Little Engine That Could a classic. I still remember receiving my first cherished copy for Christmas, 30 years ago. Students like seeing the train arrive at its destination.

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CyberHunt: Egypt?s Pyramids

Invite students to learn about the pyramids in Egypt, each one a wonder of ancient engineering and construction.

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The Magic School Bus Revving Up

Even though your students can't travel through the Magic School Bus's engine, they can explore another way to turn wheels: propulsion. Here, they'll see how the push from air-filled balloons turns the wheels of milk-carton buses.

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Be Nice to Spiders Lesson Plan

Be Nice to Spiders tells a friendly tale of how spiders help our ecosystem. Students love to read their page, sharing the information they have learned about their spider. In this lesson, students will "recognize that animals and plants are living things that grow, reproduce, and need food, air, and water." --Massachusetts Science and Technology/Engineering Curriculum Framework

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So B. It Extension Activity

Twelve-year-old Heidi wants to know where she came from. Her mentally disabled mother and she seemed to fall from heaven when Heidi was a baby. Now Heidi wants and needs to know the truth.

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Create a Travel Brochure

Details a lesson in which students learn about Ancient Roman civilization by researching and creating an extensive, mock travel brochure.

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What?s Old Is New Again: Our Favorite Authors Come to the Web

This content resource helps teachers locate information on their favorite children's authors. Suggestions for teaching ideas, related links, and a helpful teacher's guide are all included.

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Pre-write: Creating a Life Map

Presents a confidence-building lesson in which students define their goals, create life maps, and write autobiographical essays.

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Bigmama's Extension Activities

Extension activity for Bigmama's by Donald Crews.

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Activity Plan 3-4: Puffer Bellies and Box Cars

Foster cooperative and dramatic play outdoors by challenging children to create a train from cardboard boxes in this ready-to-use teaching idea for three- and four-year olds. Activity: Dramatic Play/Art.

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Books for Teaching Fire Safety

Teach about fire safety with some of these books from the Teacher Store.

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Creating Puffer Bellies and Box Cars

This activity fosters cooperative and dramatic play outdoors by challenging children to create a train from cardboard boxes.

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Calling All Astronauts

Put on your space suit, check your oxygen supplies, and get ready to explore the wonders of the galaxy!

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Check Reading Comprehension and Apply Writing

Students will check their nonfiction reading comprehension skills and apply what they've learned to their own writing.?