How I Use the Website

Grades: 3-5, 6-8, 9-12
How I Use the Website 1: Overview Video
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View this video to learn how you can contribute your ideas to our “How I Use the Website” community feature for teacher and homeschool mem...

Student Tools

Student Tool 66: Video Reflection Worksheet

Students can use this activity on their own to share their learning and insights about any video they watch independently, and this Student Tool can also be used in conjunction with Teacher Tool 318: Sharing Your Insights Through A Reflection Worksheet as part of a classroom or homeschool activity. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tools

Teacher Tool 318: Cross Curricular Activity--Video Reflection

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to complete a reflection worksheet to share learning and insights they gained by watching the video. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tool 322: How I Use the Website--Studying Fossils

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using the website with elementary students in their study of fossils. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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Teacher Tool 323: How I Use the Website--In the Drama Classroom

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using the website with his high school drama students. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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Teacher Tool 324: How I Use the Website--An Archaeology Science Project

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using the website with students on a science project related to archaeology. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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Teacher Tool 325: How I Use the Website--In the Gifted Classroom

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using the website with students in his gifted classroom. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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Teacher Tool 326: How I Use the Website--Studying Earthquakes

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using the website with her elementary students while they study earth science and earthquakes. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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Teacher Tool 327: How I Use the Website--A Writing and Listening Activity

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using the website with her elementary students in a writing and listening activity. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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Teacher Tool 328: How I Use the Website--In the Elementary Music Classroom

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using the website with students in her elementary music classroom. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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Teacher Tool 329: Understanding Primary and Secondary Sources

Educate.Today is full of primary sources to use with your students. This teacher tool focuses on understanding the difference between primary sources and secondary sources and provides an example of an activity to do with students to build their effective use of primary sources in a research project.

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Teacher Tool 330: How I Use the Website--Character Education

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using the website with her elementary students on activities related to character education. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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Teacher Tool 331: How I Use the Website--Studying Our Home State of Missouri

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using the website with her elementary students as they study their home state of Missouri. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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Teacher Tool 332: How I Use the Website--Studying Media Literacy

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using the website with high school students in a media literacy activity related to verifying information and sources in news articles. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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Teacher Tool 333: How I Use the Website--Building Background Knowledge

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using video resources on the website with elementary students in a scaffolding activity for inquiry-based learning. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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Teacher Tool 334: How I Use the Website--A Scavenger Hunt

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using the website's resources to have students create a webquest scavenger hunt to share with their peers. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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Teacher Tool 335: How I Use the Website--Estimating and Calculating Speed

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using the website's resources in a math activity that has students estimate and calculate speed. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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Teacher Tool 336: How I Use the Website--Homeschool History

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using the website's history resources as she homeschools her children. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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Teacher Tool 337: How I Use the Website--Fine Arts

In this teacher tool, an Educate.Today member shares an example of using the website's fine arts resources as she homeschools her children. Have a lesson plan idea using Educate.Today resources that you'd like to share? Write it up and send us an e-mail to info@educate.today.

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