FREE Printable Maps for Kids
20+ free, printable Blank Maps for learning about geography, capitals / rivers / mts, noting famous landmarks, where have i been, news, and more.
From teacher at Region XIII (Texas) wkshp, Portal to the Universe. She used it to help kids see themselves INSIDE the earth-moon model for lunar phases.
The Middle School Mouth
Well, I know it has been a LONG time since I have posted anything on my blog. Many things have changed over the past couple of years, great changes full of opportunities and learning experiences! I moved from teaching English language arts to PLTW (Project Lead the Way), which prepares students to be the most innovative and productive leaders in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) and to make meaningful, pioneering contributions to our world. Through an engaging…
Air Pressure and Weather Fronts Practice
**LOOKING FOR MORE PRACTICE?? - CHECKOUT MY BUNDLE PACK*** - https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Air-Pressure-and-Weather-Fronts-Practice-BUNDLE-Pack-1544724 Teaching air pressure and fronts is probably one of the trickiest concepts students have to know in the weather unit! This practic...
Reader Advice on Maternity Leave and Prepping for a Long-Term Sub - Teaching Sam and Scout
Out of all the topics I get emails about etc., this is probably the most popular… I have a lot of teacher-readers, and it seems everyone is looking for tips/advice on preparing for maternity leave and turning their classroom over to a long-term sub while they adjust to life with a new baby at home....Read More »
Changing States of Matter SORT (Cut & Paste) Review or Assessment- NOW DIGITAL!
Changing States of Matter Cut and Paste: Teach, practice and asses this tricky concept in an interactive way!Ask students the question: How can the states of matter can be changed from one form to another. Students then determine what adding and losing heat does to water in all of its forms. Example...
Weather and Climate: Cut and Paste Activity: Distance Learning Compatible
This is a fun and engaging way to practice determining the difference between weather and climate! Students will read a statement and decide if it is describing the meaning of the word weather or climate, then glue the box in the correct column. An answer key is included.This is part of a BUNDLE...
Turning the Air Upside Down - Activity
Students develop their understanding of air convection currents and temperature inversions by constructing and observing simple models.
Weather Fronts Cards - The Wise Nest
We have been studying the weather and the four types of weather fronts. I created these cards to go with this study unit. I wanted my kids to understand what the four types of weather fronts look like so I included a picture on each card. I also wanted them to learn the symbols that [Read On]
Climate vs Weather Notes, Application and Sorting Activity; Differentiated
Introduce, practice, and assess the difference between climate and weather with this activity. Included are:1. Notes page (introduce and apply the definitions and examples of climate and weather. Several versions of this are available for you to choose from!2. 2 different sorting activities to prac...
Easy Explanation of an Occluded Front With Diagram
This article brings to you the characteristics of an occluded front. Such a type of weather front is formed when a warm front and a cold front come in contact with one another.
Climate and Weather Graphic Organizer
Great tool for elementary to introduce climate and weather or for middle school students to review the differences and similarities between them. This organizer gives students an engaging way to take notes. Students love to fill them out and color them! The visuals help concrete the concepts into...
Air Pressure and Weather Powerpoint
Are you teaching how air pressure affects our weather? This is a brief 12 slide PowerPoint that describes low and high pressure systems and the kind of weather that each is likely to produce. It also discusses two types of barometers. Included are instructions for making a model of both the anero...