Mallory Turner

Grades Taught:

2, 3, 4, 5, 6

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA

Moore, SC

Contributed Lessons

Manifest Destiny Inquiry
Manifest Destiny Inquiry

Lesson

Students will learn about manifest destiny and westward expansion through inquiry. They will then create a piece of art to represent manifest destiny using the famous painting "American Progress".

Can you find me?
Can you find me?

Lesson

Students will learn about how animals use camouflage as an adaptation by participating in an inquiry-based assignment.

Snowman Writing Assignment
Snowman Writing Assignment

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Students will read the story "Sneezy the Snowman" and identify the point of view being used in the story. They will then create their own story of Sneezy by using a different point of view.

Hurricane Hyperdoc
Hurricane Hyperdoc

Lesson

Students will complete an independent pathway to learn about the causes of hurricanes, and how to be safe during this severe weather. Students will create a pamphlet for their culminating activity.

Constellation creator
Constellation creator

Lesson

Students will become astronomers in this interactive science lesson. They will learn about three major constellations and will be able to identify the constellation as seasonal or circumpolar.

Shadows Lab
Shadows Lab

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Students will learn about shadows through a hands-on experiment. They will document their findings as well as test their hypothesis.

"The Stranger" Inference Lesson
"The Stranger" Inference Lesson

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Using the mentor text, "The Stranger", you will guide students on a journey to collect clues and use their inference skills to determine who the stranger is.

Cloud Types Lesson
Cloud Types Lesson

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Students will learn about the different cloud types in order to create a model.

Getting to know you
Getting to know you

Lesson

Students will complete a virtual name tent to show other classmates their interests.

F.B.I. Pattern Predictor
F.B.I. Pattern Predictor

Lesson

Students will use their knowledge of patterns to help the FBI crack codes needed the solve a case.

Pool Pals
Pool Pals

Lesson

Students will use their knowledge of area to create blueprints for pools. Students will be pool designers who will use shapes to create irregularly shaped pools. They will also be pool building...

Line Plot Creator
Line Plot Creator

Lesson

Students will complete interactive activities to build line plots that include fractions.

Rounding Recess
Rounding Recess

Lesson

Students will practice rounding numbers through various learning activities.

Place Value Practice
Place Value Practice

Lesson

This is a 1:1 lesson that allows students to practice their place value knowledge.