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Slate: Materials and Properties

Slate: Materials and Properties

A collection of photos that I will be adding to over time for my students and for other teachers, on the topic of materials and their properties. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.

By sarah277

First Day of School - 3 Leg Table Team Building Activity (Back to School)

First Day of School - 3 Leg Table Team Building Activity (Back to School)

This project is a great way to get students moving, interacting and working as a team the first day of school. It also is an exceptionally memorable activity that students remember and talk about throughout the year. Set the tone of your classroom as a student led, cooperative and supportive classroom as students work together to build a 3 leg table that will support a stack of books using limited supplies. You can use this as a first day of school activity or as a one-day activity at any time during the year. This lesson was created for 7th and 8th grade, but could also be used successfully in upper elementary grades. Files included: • Teacher Instructions • 3 Leg Table Building Activity Instructions (printable for teams and display sized, suitable for a projector or SmartBoard) • Team Drawing Sheet

By innovationsintechnology

Exploring Careers:  Architecture & Construction Career Cluster

Exploring Careers: Architecture & Construction Career Cluster

This career unit gives students an introduction to the architecture and construction career cluster and what a career in this field would be like. This is perfect for a career, technology, CTE or business class. The included PowerPoint presentation can be used by the teacher for whole class instruction, or provided to the students electronically (or as a printout) for them to review individually. Students use close reading skills with a short informational passage to learn about the career field and answer questions to use critical thinking skills and demonstrate their understanding. Two different puzzles are included to learn different jobs in the career and to reinforce vocabulary skills. A technology based research project is included to allow students to use critical thinking and creativity to further explore the career field by researching a famous building. Additionally, a group project to redesign the classroom that can be completed without student computer access is provided to simulate the career and allow students to utilize critical thinking skills and teamwork. Finally, a short reflection questionnaire gives students the opportunity to reflect and analyze their learning as they determine if this career field is of interest to them. The project was created for grades 7-8 but could easily be used with high school students. The teacher can choose to use some or all of the provided lesson options included in this resource. Files Included with this Lesson • Teacher & Student Notes and Resources • Introduction to Architecture & Construction Careers PowerPoint presentation (editable) • Introduction to Architecture & Construction Careers Research Reading and Questions • Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle (includes answer key) • Job Type Word Search Puzzle (includes answer key) • Technology based Creative Research Project Instructions and Rubric • Architecture & Construction Redesign the Classroom Group Project Instructions and Rubric • Architecture & Construction Career Reflection Questions (MS Word)

By innovationsintechnology

Designing Novelty Architecture - Project Based Learning

Designing Novelty Architecture - Project Based Learning

The unusual and creative designs of Novelty Architecture are immediately interesting to middle school students. This lesson is perfect for an introduction to engineering, design, CAD, careers, advertising/marketing or history. After a class discussion about the examples in the PowerPoint (and/or the additional examples in the resources section), students design their own functional building that meets the criteria for novelty architecture. They explore some of the potential problems in designing a building of this type and have the opportunity to utilize their creative skills as they find a unique way to create a building that looks like the company’s product or service. Included with this Lesson • Teacher Resources and Lesson Overview • PowerPoint of examples of Novelty Architecture • Project Expectations for Novelty Architecture Design (includes rubric) My 7th and 8th graders love this project each year and I hope yours will too!

By innovationsintechnology

Interior Design: Design Your Dream House - Career Simulation

Interior Design: Design Your Dream House - Career Simulation

Perfect for art, engineering, CTE or technology classes, this project based learning lesson lets students design their own floor plan using their choice of two different Web 2.0 tools. Next, they furnish the house and finally, they give a detailed explanation of the types of furniture and colors they chose for each room on a detailed chart. Included in the file: * Teacher and Student Resources, including video and extension activities * Project Expectations and Grading Rubric * Room Chart for furniture and color choices * Sample Floor Plan Projects I've used this with 7th and 8th graders as they study the Architecture and Construction careers as a real world project that Architects and Interior Designers would do and it's always a hit! I hope your students enjoy it as much as mine have.

By innovationsintechnology

Exploring Careers: Landscape Architect - Career Simulation

Exploring Careers: Landscape Architect - Career Simulation

Learning about Careers – Landscape Architecture Simulation project gives students an opportunity to experience what Landscape Architects actually do. This is perfect for a technology, business or marketing class, or a class that focuses on careers. Students use Web 2.0 tools (Plan a Garden, Small Blue Print Planner, or Sketchup to design an amazing outdoor area for a home. This project was created for a grade 7-8 Career Exploration class, but could easily be adapted for older students. Files Included with this Lesson • Teacher & Student Notes and Resources • PowerPoint Presentation (teacher led introduction to the career) • Landscape Design Simulation Lesson Expectations, Instructions and Rubric • Sample Designs

By innovationsintechnology

Communication skills in the Workplace Bundle

Communication skills in the Workplace Bundle

This set of resources contains essential communications skills for all industries. Worksheets, activities and Powerpoint Presentations. Active Listening Assertive Communication Complaint Resolution Conflict Management Styles Customer Service Skills Worksheet Feedback model Giving verbal instructions Goal Setting H&S Values Time Management Teamwork

By biowriterab

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Workplace Essential Skills Bundle

Workplace Essential Skills Bundle

This covers essential skills to have and build on in the work environment. Assertive Communication Complaint Resolution methods Conflict Resolution Customer Service Skills worksheet Email Communication Ethics and Workplace Dilemmas Giving and Receiving Feedback Goal Setting using SMART goals Health & Safety Identifying your Values individually and as a team Writing Standard Operating procedures (sops) Teamwork Microsoft Powerpoint

By biowriterab

Science Week Bundle

Science Week Bundle

A collection of science themed resources and activities that you might enjoy for British Science Week. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.

By sarah277

Finance - Sources of Finance and Ownership Structures

Finance - Sources of Finance and Ownership Structures

This teaching/revision resource is suitable for any level (GCSE, AS and A Level) studying sources of finance. It has been designed with the AQA AS specification in mind, however can easily be used for any other version of the course. Lesson objectives - Understand sources of finance available to start businesses. The following resources are included with this pack: 1 x A3 Worksheet - Sources of Finance and Ownership structures. Worksheet flows logically through describe, analyse and evaluate tasks. 1 x PowerPoint - Features cards that can be laminated, cut up and handed out to students for question time. Also features individual slides for each ownership structure and source of finance for class discussion. Finally, the last slide of the PowerPoint has 3 x 4 mark questions to test student learning and grasp of the topic. Note: this is a revision resource, so does not include notes about each structure or source of finance.

By jaebuc

Buildings: Where We Live

Buildings: Where We Live

A collection of photos from my adventures and visits to different types of building and settlement. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.

By sarah277

Materials and Properties

Materials and Properties

A materials, properties, characteristics, and actions themed colouring activity to inspire students to think about the world around them. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.

By sarah277