Free Lesson Plans!

Here are some links to various sites and organizations offering FREE lesson plans.  Enjoy! -Unit studies arranged by grade level -Lesson plans dealing with global hunger and poverty -scroll down to 'free unit studies' under the Information tab -over 400 printable lesson plans -This is the website for the National Mineral Information Institue -lesson plans using movies like Narnia, Nim's Island etc. -scroll all the way down to the FREE section -Unit studies -lessons plus much more -everything contributed by other homeschooling parents -lessons using the lapbooking/notebooking method -look for the FREE section -Lesson plans using Post-its! - Look under 'teaching resources' - Lesson plans for grades 5-12  all about water -lessons on conflict management, the free stuff is under the 'bug out' tab lessons organized by month of the school year - this is the website for Elmer's glue! -this is from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Scroll down to 'Sample Materials' for 2 free lessons.  The whole program can be purchased for just $10. ( Free to residents of Illinois) -look under the 'teachers' tab for lessons by the Philadelphia Museum of Art - lesson plans using the 'America the Beautiful Quarters' program lessons about energy safety, grades 5-8.  Click on the 'teachers' exhaust pipe -lesson plans from the Blue Man Group! (Look under the 'teachers' tab) -health lessons about your skin, geared towards tweens and teens. "Teachers" tab -learn about the science of flight and aerospace. Under 'education' tab lessons and activities using the Magic Treehouse book series -from the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, look under 'youth Resources' under both 'teacher guides' and 'librarian' for resources using Dragonfly books -you have to register on the website (free) but you then have access to a wealth of resources