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Grades 5-8

PROJECT-BASED LEARNING: Activity Ideas

Some activity ideas for STEAM Project Based Learning for Pre-, Grade-, and High-School students.

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Grades 5-8

Salt Water Density Straw

Density can be a difficult scientific property to grasp. But the science of density can be made a colorful, fun, and (most importantly) simple experience! Find out more here.

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Grades 5-8

National Museum of Natural History, Washington D.C.

The National Museum of Natural History, situated in Washington D.C., is the most visited natural history museum in the world. You can also experience the grandeur of Smithsonian’s museum through this VR trip!

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Grades 5-8

Study of a Young Woman

Study of a Young Woman was painted by the Dutch artist Johannes Vermeer between 1665 and 1667. Presently in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, this field trip takes a close look at the painting and offers insights into art critique.

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Grades 5-8

Prizmo Go

Prizmo Go captures printed text from saved photographs or the device’s camera, and with its built-in text reader, makes printed material accessible to all.

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Grades 5-8

Omoguru

Omoguru is an e-reader for dyslexic students. With its visually comfortable font system and special tools, reading is no longer a chore. Use this free app to reduce reading time, mistakes and mental effort.

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Grades 5-8

10 Movies To Broaden Your Students’ Perspective

Movies are great for out-of-school learning. Recommend these timeless movies to your students to help them revisit fundamental values of kindness, love, empathy and care.

Activities

Grades 5-8

Digital Wellbeing Experiments

Help students understand their relationship with technology better with the help of these experiments. Created and curated by Google.

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Grades 5-8

Identifying Cyberbullying

Within this lesson, students will collaborate with their peers to create a plan for recognizing, and stopping, cyberbullying.

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Grades 9-12

Big History Project

Big History examines our past, explains our present and imagines our future. It’s a story about us human beings, really. Use this in conjunction with your PBL plan.

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Grades 9-12

Xuanzang Memorial, Nava Nalanda Mahavihara

This virtual trip can supplement ancient Indian history lessons. Nava Nalanda Mahavihara functions as a centre of Higher Studies in Pali and Buddhism along the lines of its ancient namesake.

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Grades 5-8

Amelia Earhart’s Speech: “A Woman’s Place in Science”

Amelia Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. This is her speech on the influence of science in the lives of women.

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Grades 5-8

The Physics of Freezing Soap

There are few things more mesmerizing than iridescent, freezing soap bubbles. But what’s the physics behind it? Learn that and more with this article.

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Grades 5-8

Yoga PE Break For Virtual Learners

This Yoga P.E. mental health break offers a fun set of movement, poses, and breathing techniques to improve focus, balance your mood, increase confidence, counter screen fatigue, and decrease anxiety or stress.

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JIGSAW & GOOGLE TOOLS FOR COLLABORATIVE STUDENT PROJECTS

Panelist Presentations from Highr’s Webinar Series.

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Project-based Learning: Is it learners’ main course yet?

With everything evolving in the education landscape, learn how we can adapt to newer pedagogical strategies like project-based learning (PBL) in our curriculum planning! Tons of surveys and research are pointing to the gaps that exist in our education system and the lack of job-readiness and employability skills. As educators, how then do we make

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Projects or Project-Based Learning?

Panelist Presentations from Highr’s ‘Summer of Learning’ Webinar Series

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Grades 5-8

Build real-world connections across subjects

Instead of shying away from the pandemic, you can help your students process it better by bringing the real-world connections back to your lessons!

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Are you overwhelming your students with too many apps?

Are your students overwhelmed with too many apps?

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Grades K-4

Managing student engagement online (For Primary Educators)

How can we as educators hold the attention of our primary students? Find out in session 4 of the Highr x FICCI ARISE webinar series!

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Managing Student Engagement Online

Learn about the most effective student engagement practices because the best classroom management tool is an engaging lesson!

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App Overload: Learning to Adapt, not just Add Apps for Online Teaching

Educational apps are the new gold rush, but are teachers digging in the right places? Find out how you can avail their opportunities, and mitigate the risks of app overload, as you navigate the new era of online education.