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Top 12 Free Printable Lesson Plans of 2011

Patty Murray

 

Continuing with the countdowns, here are the top 12 most popular printable lessons of 2011:

 

Top 12 Free Printable Lesson Plans of 2011#1.  Math: Thanksgiving Cost Calculations

Students will calculate costs for individual Thanksgiving items and the total cost for their family's feast.

 

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Top 12 Free Printable Lesson Plans of 2011#2.  Language Arts: Bulletproof Dog Reading Activity

Your students practice their reading comprehension while fascinated with this story about military dogs' high tech equipment.

 

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Top 12 Free Printable Lesson Plans of 2011#3.  Math: Calculating Football Stats

With this sporty stats activity, your students will calculate and evaluate the stats for 2011's first NFL draft pick.

 

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Top 12 Free Printable Lesson Plans of 2011#4.  Language Arts: Modern Fairy Tale Settings

Your students will explore setting and recreating stories as they adapt fairy tales for modern settings

 

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Top 12 Free Printable Lesson Plans of 2011#5.  Language Arts: Baseball Words

In celebration of baseball's race to the World Series, your students will write baseball words to match pictures.

 

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Top 12 Free Printable Lesson Plans of 2011#6.  Science: Comparing Storms Lesson

After learning about Hurricane Irene, your students will compare two different kinds of storms: hurricanes and earthquakes.

 

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Top 12 Free Printable Lesson Plans of 2011#7.  Math: Batman Graphing Activity

Inspired by the latest Batman movie, your students will plot a series of points on a graph to reveal a heroic image.

 

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Top 12 Free Printable Lesson Plans of 2011#8.  Science: DNA Advertising Activity

After learning the important role DNA played in identifying Osama Bin Laden, your students will creatively display their knowledge of DNA.

 

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Top 12 Free Printable Lesson Plans of 2011#9.  Math: Investment Word Problems

With the news of Groupon's possible stock exchange, your students will prepare how to budget their investments and understand percentages and profits.

 

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Top 12 Free Printable Lesson Plans of 2011#10.  Social Studies: State Cereal Box Project

Inspired by President Obama's Hawaiian origins, your students will research states and design cereal boxes in their honor.

 

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Top 12 Free Printable Lesson Plans of 2011#11.  Social Studies: Geography and Natural Disasters

This activity gets kids thinking critically about how earthquakes and other natural disasters have an impact on our past, present and future.

 

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Top 12 Free Printable Lesson Plans of 2011#12.  Science: CSI Blood Splatter Graph

Play CSI while practicing valuable skills for tracking and graphing data for experiments.

 

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What are your favorite lessons from the school year? Share the big hits in the comments section!

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