Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math are greatly in demand in the modern work world. We can incorporate these fields of study into instructional units from preschool on and give our students the strong foundation they need.
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- Real Life Math and Unreal Math
- Creativity and Math
- Science Heroes
FreshPlans Goes to Paris
Paris is one of the great cities of the world. We visited the City of Lights and enjoyed long walks, fine art, and amazing food. The older parts of Paris are filled with stunning architecture and many places to explore. There are wonderful new parts… Continue readingHeating and Cooling Lesson Plans
The science of heating and cooling is perfect for hands-on experiences and thought experiments. Add polar bears for maximum fun! Continue readingJuneteenth Lesson Plans
Happy Juneteenth! June 19th has been celebrated as African American Independence Day since 1865, when people in Galveston, Texas, celebrated the Emancipation Proclamation. You will have noticed that it was by that time a couple of years late. There are many different theories about why it took so long for… Continue readingThe Three Branches of Government
The United States has three branches of government. Here are lesson plans and resources to help your students get to know all three. The executive branch The President of the United States, the Vice President of the United States, the president’s staff, and the cabinet are members of the executive… Continue readingWhy Does Freezing Water Expand?
Have you ever put a full bottle of your favorite beverage into the freezer just to cool it off — and then forgotten it there? If so, you’ve probably ended up with a broken bottle, and maybe a mess. It’s all about the hydrogen bonds. Your elementary students aren’t… Continue reading