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Lesson Plan Name 
Grades 
Personalized Learn Plean 
6 to 8 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Grades 68th with have a 4 unit personalized learning plan. Students will work through the plan at their own pace to build understanding grade level mathematical concepts. 
La Casa de Mis Sueńos/My Dream House 
9 to 12 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Students will use present tense conjugation and learn vocabulary that describes a house. Students will create visual representation of their dream house using presentation tool of their choice. Students will “walk us through” their houses in small group presentations (6 students + teacher) while we roll a dice to ask questions about each presentation and providing verbal feedback, all in Spanish.

4th Grade Life Science Unit: Animals 
4 to 4 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Our fourth grade teaching team will use technology tools to meet the description of Colorado’s 21st Century learning skills: critical thinking and reasoning, information literacy, collaboration, selfdirection, invention. Through the use of technology, we will appeal to our student’s senses and teach to a variety of learning styles with meaningful, authentic learning opportunities. 
Animal Report 
K to 1 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Throughout this project students will be researching an animal and organizing the information into a 30 Hands presentation. Students will pick an animal, research, find pictures, and demonstrate their knowledge of their animal through their completed project. 
AP Biology & InquiryBased Labs 
11 to 12 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Instead of carrying around an encyclopedic textbook, students will have their text downloaded onto an iPad where they can highlight, bookmark, and find definitions instantly without ruining the book next year. Students will also be using their iPad for creating, reviewing, and sharing their own labs. 
BackYard 
5 to 8 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Interactive lesson that leads into student completion of a Backyard fencing task (including construction of the fencing, locating materials, etc). 
Book Trailers 
5 to 8 
(0 stars, 3 ratings) After reading a self selected text, students will plan and then use PhotoStory 3 to create book trailers which persuade an audience to read the highlighted texts in order to encourage and reinforce the practice of self selected reading by students.

Cellcraft Game 
6 to 8 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Students learn the cell organelles' location, structure, and functions by playing Cellcraft game while taking Cornell notes on the cell structures as they "discover" them, in the game. 
Crucible Library Web Quest 
9 to 12 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Students will conduct a web quest as an introductory activity to reading Arthur Miller's The Crucible. 
Fantastic Feathers 
PK to PK 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Inquiry student pairs will use a combination of technology and handson techniques, to learn about the form and function of bird's feather. 
Farming and Economics Problem Based Learning Unit 
3 to 5 
(0 stars, 2 ratings) Third graders will be introduced to basic economic principles through an assistanceseeking memo from the Future Farmers of America (FFA). Students will engage in this problembased learning (PBL) unit for nine weeks and will be guided by minilessons throughout the unit that provide background knowledge and various examples of vocabulary and basic economic principles for students to extend to their products. Various technology is used throughout the unit.

Fractals in Nature 
PK to PK 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Students will be introduced to the concept of fractals and look at examples of fractals, find fractals in nature, and create fractal cut outs. 
Fun With Fractions 
3 to 3 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) With a classroom set of ipads all students will be 100% engaged as they are walked through an interactive lesson. This lesson focuses on unit fractions and their size, but I would be able to implement the technology used in this lesson in any other lesson. Currently the best interactive method I utilize is white boards and dry erase marker; however, dry erase markers run out fast and white boards are limited in their ability to be an interactive and collaborative tool. 
Ghost Stories in Spanish 
11 to 12 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) In this lesson, students will study Hispanic folk tales like "La Llorona" and use flip cameras and ToolFactory software to create a movie version of one of the tales. The lesson could also be approached as a podcast! 
Go Animate the 20th Century! 
4 to 8 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) In this lesson, students create an animation to share their knowledge of a historical event that took place in the 20th Century. 
Graphing quadratic equations of the form f(x) = ax^2 + c 
9 to 12 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) In this lesson, we explore the effect of the constant C in the quadratic function f(x) = ax^2. Students will be able to observe that C shifts the quadratic function up/down. 
Great Depression Gallery Walk 
9 to 12 
(0 stars, 2 ratings) Students will analyze the impact of the Great Depression on U.S. society and populations by analyzing primary source images from the Library of Congress website. 
Greetings, Introductions, and Farewells in Spanish. 
9 to PK 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) The student will learn some basic phrases for greeting another person and introducing yourself.
The student will understand the meaning of the sentences of their own dialog and practice with their classmates.

Introduction to Coding 
5 to 8 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Students will be able to establish a positive attitude towards building and not just consuming technology.
Students will be able to perform using logical reasoning while learning the fundamentals of coding.

IPad Literacy: Engage and Enrich 21st Century Learners 
2 to 3 
Students will use the iPads as literature and reading response resources during partner or listen to reading. The teacher will use the iPad to formatively assess and keep track of student progress. 
Lattice Multiplication using ShowMe App 
3 to 6 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Students will use the iPad app ShowMe to solve one of the following multiplication problems below using the lattice method. As students solve the problems, students will explain what steps that are taking and why. While the iPad app ShowMe is recommended, any screen casting application can be used. 
Lights, Camera, Action! 
3 to 12 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Using Flip Cameras and editing software, students will create videos of students performing a weekly reading selection. 
Living Organisms Digital Scavenger Hunt 
1 to 5 
We conducted a digital scavenger hunt with digital cameras at a nearby pond to document various living things for our science unit. 
Multiplying 2digit Numbers 
4 to 4 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Students will use several strategies to multiply twodigit numbers by twodigit numbers. They will use area models, partial products, and the standard algorithm. 
Muscle Tissue 
11 to 12 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) This lesson uses the Nearpod app to engage students in a presentation about new content on muscle tissue. 
Mystery Word Wall Vocabulary 
9 to 12 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) This lesson will be used to introduce high students to new vocabulary and words commonly found on assessments (OGT, SAT, ACT). Students will learn and use the words in a fun and engaging way. 
Our Place In The Rio Grande Rift Valley Watershed 
6 to 8 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) An arroyo that bisects our campus is the setting for student groups to explore the influence of flora, fauna, humans, land, water, and weather in this watershed environment. Students will use flip cameras and digital still cameras to document their observations and create digital presentations. 
Parallel and Perpendicular lines in our world 
9 to 11 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) The students will collect real world examples of parallel and perpendicular lines and take pictures of them. Then the students will add a coordinate grid to the pictures and calculate the equations of the lines. Finally, the students will put together a presentation of their pictures, equations, and explanation of how the lines are related. 
Place Value and Decimals 
5 to 5 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) In this lesson plan unit, students will experience a blended learning experience. Half of the instruction is selfmonitored and selfguided in a course I created on Canvas. The other half of instruction is problemsolving and intervention activities as needed. 
Political Campaign Commercial Project 
9 to 12 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Standards 6d. The student will demonstrate knowledge of State and Local elections by analyzing the influence of mass media and campaign advertisements and public opinion polls.
Purpose: The purpose of this lesson is to introduce students to political advertisements and help them understand how those advertisements influence the issues and candidates in campaigns.

Reading to Haiti 
3 to 6 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Students in the U.S. will practice fluency by reading Haitian picture books in English, creating short videos after book selection and practice, and saving them on flash drives. Students in Haiti will use their One Laptop Per Child laptops, and their own copies of the books to read along with the children in the videos. 
Structures and Functions of plants and animals 
4 to 4 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) This lesson is part of a unit to meet grade 4 Life Science Standards, Structures and Processes. In this lesson, students will conduct research on various animals and or plants to determine what external structures support survival and growth. In addition, students will use technology to publish their findings to a blog and have the ability to comment and respond to other classmate’s blogs, learning from each other’s experiences. 
Tour of African History 
3 to 11 
(0 stars, 2 ratings) Students will explore African history by taking a gallery walk through an interactive museum, exploring Africa's geography and taking a virtual field trip. 
Trigonometry in Right Triangles 
9 to 10 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) This lesson plan is being submitted for the IPEVO MirrorCam Grant. 
Unit: Introduction to Coding Lesson: Code 
K to K 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Students will discuss the idea of a "code" and use the terms sequence, command, and algorithm while working to build a code. Students will use a variety of devices to learn about code including an iPad, the Daisy the Dinosaur app, task cards, legos, and coding block cards. Students will work independently and in small groups for this lesson. 
View, Review, & Replicate: Using Graphics and Humor for Vocabulary Acquisition 
9 to 12 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Students will recognize and review frequently tested ACT/SAT vocabulary words through the use of word/ graphic associations and humorous content videos. 
Writing Equivalent Expressions 
9 to 12 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) This involves writing equivalent expressions using area model and exploring difference of squares through an interactive activity. 
Writing using sequencing phrases 
PK to PK 
(0 stars, 1 ratings) Students will learn how to use sequencing phrases to organize their writing in the order of the events took place. 