The “Dos” and “Don’ts” of a Winning Science Fair Display

It is Science Fair time for students and teachers across the nation! This is traditionally the time of the year when young scientists and their teachers are preparing to shine and compete in Science Fairs hosted by schools and organizations all over the country. Science Fair Sanity is a free resource for students and teachers [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

Featured Lesson Plan of the Week: History of Toys and Games

I am delighted to share this week’s lesson plan with you- this is a fun one!  Your students will love:  History of Toys and Games. This appeals to us because it covers a range of subjects and Grade Levels (3-12)- AND- it highlights 2 of our favorite things: Toys and Games! I came across this [...]

Featured Lesson Plan of the Week: Mr Walloby’s Christmas Tree Lesson Plan

December is a wonderful time for teachers!  There is a sense of natural curiosity and excitement from students as we approach the Winter celebrations ahead. For the next few weeks, we will focus our lesson plans on holiday activity. I found our featured lesson plan this week from Kimberly Emminger and appreciate the emphasis on [...]

Featured Lesson Plan of the Week: Expand and Contract (Science Project)

Each week, Schoodoodle features a lesson plan for teachers that covers a range of subjects and grade levels. This week, we are focusing on Science Curriculum for young students (Ages Pre-K through 2nd Grade). Our lesson plan is actually a Science Project idea from ScienceFairSanity.com. This free teacher resource provides free science fair projects for [...]

Lesson Plan of the Week: Family Traditions from Teachnology

Thanksgiving is just one week away and is a time to reflect and appreciate what we have and spend time with our family and friends. It is also a time to honor family traditions; and our lesson plan this week is centered around that idea. Teachnology is again the source of this weeks lesson plan [...]

Thanksgiving Lesson Plans from Teachnology is our Featured Lesson Plan of the Week.

Thanksgiving is coming up- and your students will enjoy bringing this festive holiday into the classroom. Thanksgiving can be used to teach a range of subjects for students of all ages- Social Studies, Art, Language Arts- some lesson plans even support Math and Science curriculums! Our lesson plan idea this week comes to us again [...]