Elementary Level Lessons and Classroom Videos

Kindergarten: English Language Arts

Understanding Farm Concepts with No, No, Titus

Grade 2

Writing an Opinion Piece Using “Henry and Mudge: Under the Yellow Moon”

Grade 3: Mathematics

Understand a Fraction as a Number on a Number Line

Grade 4: Social Studies - English as a New Language (ENL)

Longfellow's "Paul Revere's Ride" and the American Revolution

The following lessons were developed by teachers who participated in professional learning session focused on connecting the work of Susan Griss, author of Minds in Motion: A Kinesthetic Approach to Teaching Elementary Curriculum, with vocabulary acquisition, character development, and story elements for K-2 students.

Professional Development Session: Kinesthetic Learning 


Grade 1

NYSED Classroom Videos

The NYS Education Department has classroom videos available in ELA (3 elementary, 1 secondary), mathematics (2 elementary, 2 secondary), and a European history lesson. The videos are presented un-edited and formatted to highlight specific NYS Learning standards as they are implemented.

Go to EngageNY to view the videos.