Project Based Learning
Welcome to the Hands On: Real-World Lessons for Middle School Classrooms web site! Hands On teaches middle school students key food safety concepts while meeting Common Core Standards in Math and Language Arts and state mandated curriculum standards science and social studies. Using highly effective research-based lesson plans, student labs, and hands-on activities, Hands On curriculum covers subject areas in math, science, social studies, and language arts during the week-long unit. Teachers of all subjects work together to teach these interdisciplinary lessons, allowing students to build on food safety concepts from all subjects, improving knowledge and retention. Partnership Hands On: Real-World Lessons for Middle School Classrooms
Earth Day While considering our environmental impact is important every day of the year, what better time to "go green" than Earth Day? This April 22, discuss recycling, reducing waste, climate change, composting, and more. Teach your students to care about our planet. National Poetry Month Encourage students to express themselves through poetry—April is National Poetry Month!