Lesson Plans and such
Here are links to sites that include lesson plans according their own descriptions.
This is one part of NASA resources for teachers and students.
Site description: "Example lesson plans using the MY NASA DATA microsets from the Data Access page are listed below. All lessons have been reviewed by the MY NASA DATA team (MND Team). Lessons passing additional NASA Earth Science Education Product Review are indicated by “ESE”."
Kids section of USAGov
Site description: "Brought to you by USA.gov, Kids.gov is the official kids' portal for the U.S. government. We link kids, parents and teachers to information and services on the web from government agencies, schools, and educational organizations, all geared to the learning level and interest of kids.
Kids.gov is organized into four audiences: Kids (Grades K-5), Teens (Grades 6-8), Teachers and Parents. Each audience tab is divided into educational subjects like Arts, Math, and History."
EDSITEment! Lesson Plans
site: "Explore our library of humanities lesson plans by subject, theme, and grade level. Find Art & Culture lessons on anthropology, art history, folklore, mythology, religion, and more World Language lessons on languages and the cultures of which they are a part; History & Social Studies lessons on American (including our popular AP U.S. History index) and World History, civics, government and society; and Literature & Language Arts lessons, including AP Literature offerings, on great writing and great literary works throughout the ages."
Library of Congress - Teachers
A portal for educators, packed full of lessons, resources, professional development opportunities, using primary sources, and more
Ocean Explorer - Education
Site: "The NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research provides a variety of learning and teaching tools designed to engage broad audiences and enhance America’s environmental literacy through the excitement of ocean discovery. In this Educational Materials section, you will find links to hundreds of lesson plans written by teachers for teachers, lessons built around specific ocean exploration expeditions across the globe, multimedia packages on specific ocean science topics, the Learning Ocean Science through Ocean Exploration curriculum, and a collection of background information and lessons associated with the Gulf of Mexico and the Deepwater Horizon oil spill."
Asylums: Topics in Chronicling America (LOC)
Library of Congress (LOC) research guide: "During the 19th century, asylums were used to rehabilitate the insane with questionable methods and results. This guide provides access to materials related to "Asylums" in the Chronicling America digital collection of historic newspapers."
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