Using the Menu Strategy to Differentiate Instruction

Differentiation is an important strategy to use to ensure that all students can access information and activities. One strategy for differentiation, the menu strategy, is explored in this lesson. The Menu Strategy If you’ve ever gone out to a restaurant Read More

Polar Bear Adaptations: Lesson for Kids

Polar bears live in a very cold habitat. This lesson will teach you about the different kinds of adaptations polar bears have developed in order to survive in a cold, harsh Arctic environment. Where do Polar Bears Live? Imagine packing Read More

Social Realism vs. Regionalism

What does American art look like? There’s a long history behind this question, and in this lesson we’re going to see how it was answered by both Regionalism and Social Realism. American Scene Painting Can American art really be any Read More

Get to Know You’ Activities for High School

Getting to know high school students can be a bit of a challenge. However, the activities detailed in this lesson will help you get your high school students to open up to you and their classmates so you can learn Read More

Standards-Based Grading: Concept & System

Standards-based grading is an evaluation approach that measures student accomplishment and capability, in regard to clearly-defined objectives. This lesson will define and describe this approach. What is Standards-based Grading? ”A C? Why did I get a C on this assignment?” Read More

Medical Terms for Epithelial Tissues

We are going to get an understanding of the different types of epithelial tissues. Where they are found in and on the body and their functions will be defined as well. You will also learn the structure of epithelial tissues. Read More

Blood Clotting Disorder Terminology

Blood clotting is an important process that prevents excessive bleeding, but sometimes, blood clots in places where it shouldn’t. In this lesson, learn disorders that affect blood clotting. Platelets Hello, I’m Pat the Platelet! Welcome to my home. We’re actually Read More

Writ of Certiorari: Definition & Example

This lesson will teach you about what it takes to have a case heard by the U.S. Supreme Court. You will review what constitutes a writ of certiorari. In addition to understanding this legal term, you’ll also review an example. Read More