Guide to Black History Month Lesson Plans & Teacher Resources

February is Black History Month; Is Your Classroom Ready? Black History Month is celebrated in schools and libraries around the country each February and it is a chance for us to reflect on the important people and contributions associated with African Amercican History. The tradition began in 1926 by historian Carter G. Woodson who chose […]

Physical Education Students Can Benefit from Fun Fitness & Health Exercises

Exuberant Animal Offers Creative Solutions for P.E. & Health Teachers For the first time in U.S. history, this generation of children are not expected to outlive their parents. According to a 2005 study published in the American Journal of Public Health: Unless current trends reverse, it seems likely that one-third of all children born today…will […]

Science Fair Project for Middle School Students: “Slip and Slide”

Yesterday, we posted big news about the 2011 Google Science Fair Competition. In keeping with the Science Fair theme- we choose to highlight one of our many Science Fair Projects featured on Science Fair Sanity. Science Fair Sanity is a free resource for students, teachers, and science fair coordinators. All of the science fair projects, ideas, […]

Calling for Young Scientists to Compete in the Google Science Fair 2011

Google Launches the World’s First Online Global Science Competition! Google has has partnered with CERN, LEGO, National Geographic and Scientific American to launch the 2011 Google Science Fair!   This is a unique opportunity for young scientists around the world to compete and demonstrate their talent on a global stage. The competition is open to […]

Free eBook for Martin Luther King Jr Day & Black History Month Lesson Plans

We are on a mission to provide K-12 teachers and home schools everywhere with the tools and the resources they need to bring more to the classroom.  Each month, Schoodoodle  gives away a free eBook for educators from our catalog of over 10,000 eBooks to be used in the classroom. This is a chance for you […]

Martin Luther King Jr Lesson Plans and Resources

“In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.” – Martin Luther King,  Jr This month, we celebrate the life of Martin Luther King, Jr (born January 15, 1929) by observing Martin Luther King, Jr Day on Monday, January 17.  In recent years, this day has […]

Teachers Can Bring a Happy New Year to the Classroom by Setting Positive Intentions

Happy New Year everyone!  2011 is here- that means students and teachers will soon be returning to the classroom and life as we know it will resume. Bringing ourselves back from Winter break can sometimes be a challenge; but setting positive intentions for the new year can bring the boost that you need to effectively […]