Tag: outside

outdoor learning

Outdoor Learning: Make Your Own Map

As much as we love helping you in the classroom, we love helping you outside of the classroom just as much! Our brand new mobile app will even let you leave detailed feedback for your students while you’re outside, ready to print when you get back to school! That’s why we love our series of outdoor learning ideas! Read on to find out about this week’s: Make Your Own Map!

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Outdoor Lesson Ideas: Stomp Rocket For Teaching Science & Maths

As much as Mark Mate is designed to help you in the classroom, not all lessons take place inside. Seeing as summer is still kind of here (allegedly), we wanted to continue our theme of outdoor lesson ideas. Today, we thought we’d explore some rocket science. Don’t worry though, you won’t need NASA-level experience for this fun and engaging science experiment. You’ll just need a group of willing students and a few easy-to-find pieces of equipment.

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Lesson Ideas: Rope Shapes

Welcome to your first week (for most people, at least!) back after the summer! We know heading back to school after a six-week break can be difficult, so we want to help make it as easy as possible for you! Kids love being outside, so we’re continuing our theme of outdoor lesson ideas this week with rope shapes! Keep reading to find out how to help your students learn shapes while spending time outside!

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Activities For School: Investigate Invertebrates!

We’ve already shared some great ideas on how to take advantage of the (hopefully!) nice weather when everyone heads back to school in September, and now it’s that time of the week where we share another activities for school idea with you! Read on to find out about an amazing science lesson that’s perfect for students of all ages!