Our Teacher Advisor's Best Mini Units
- Grades: PreK–K, 1–2, 3–5, 6–8, 9–12
Make the best use of teaching time with these creative and powerful units that pack a strong educational punch into just one or two teaching sessions.
For more inspiration and ideas, see all the lessons and strategies from our advisors.
This mini-unit uses hands-on activities to introduce students to the comical world of Dr. Seuss.
Students become knowledgeable about the Underground Railroad, acting as both researchers and passengers as they learn about the slaves who found their freedom and leaders such as Harriet Tubman.
This unit is designed to teach young children about the human heart, ways to take care of their heart, and the history of the heart shape.
In this short literature-based unit, students read about African Americans who exemplified courage in very tumultuous times of their lives.
This unit focuses on the censorship of music that may be considered offensive. Students have multiple opportunities to voice their opinions and view firsthand, the perspectives of others on the various forms of censorship.