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Beattyville - Birthplace of Kentucky River (taken by C.Beach III)

Beattyville - Birthplace of Kentucky River (taken by C.Beach III)

Mixing it Up - Lesson Plans for the Holidays
Mixing it Up - Lesson Plans for the Holidays
Verizon Thinkfinity offers comprehensive teaching and learning resources created by our content partners – the most respected organizations in each academic subject and literacy. There are literally thousands of free lesson plans that enrich learning and incorporate seasonal themes into rich learning activities. The easy-to-navigate K-12 resources are grade-specific and are aligned with state standards for teachers. But families and kids of all ages will also find excellent resources for practice, play, projects and reports on thinkfinity.org. Search for a specific topic, or choose from recommended activities, maps, games, reading lists and homework help. Currently there are many thematic lessons for the upcoming season including “Things that go Bump in the Night”, “Comparing Images of the Battles of Lexington and Concord”, “Myth and Truth: The First Thanksgiving”, “The Gift of Holiday Traditions: Kwanzaa, Hanukkah, and Christmas” and “It’s Winter in the Northern Hemisphere”.
 
The Thinkfinity content partners are the National Geographic Society, NCTM (the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics), the National Council on Economic Education, NCTE (the National Council of Teachers of English), AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science), the International Reading Association, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Center for Family Literacy, the Smithsonian National Museum of American History and the Literacy Network.




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