Integrated PLT activities for First Grade

 

#1 The Shape of Things

 

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1.12, 1.13

 

 

 

Reinforces Concept

1.16

1.1

1.2, 1.3, 1.8

 

Connects Concept

 

     

#2 Get In Touch With Trees

 

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1.16

1.1, 1.4

 

 

Connects Concept

 

 

1.3, 1.8, 1.13

 

#3 Peppermint Beetle

 

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1.1, 1.7

   

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1.5

   

#4 Sounds Around

 

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  1.2, 1.131.4, 1.5

Connects Concept

    

#5 Poet-Tree

 

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#6 Picture This!

 

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Teaches Concept

1.16     

Reinforces Concept

  1.4, 1.5    

Connects Concept

 1.7 1.3  

#7 Habitat Pen Pals

 

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#8 The Forest of S. T. Shrew

 

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Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

  1.51.1 

Connects Concept

   1.2, 1.12    

#9 Planet Diversity

 

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#10 Charting Diversity

 

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#11 Can It Be Real?

 

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#12 Invasive Species

 

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Reinforces Concept

    

#13 We All Need Trees

 

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Teaches Concept

1.16 1.8    

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

  1.31.7

#14 Renewable or Not?

 

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#15 A Few of My Favorite Things

 

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#16 Pass the Plants, Please

 

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Teaches Concept

     1.1

Reinforces Concept

 1.4   

Connects Concept

     1.12

#17 People of the Forest

 

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Teaches Concept

      

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#18 Tale of the Sun

 

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Teaches Concept

  1.6  

Reinforces Concept

   1.1, 1.2, 1.8, 1.9, 1.10, 1.13 

Connects Concept

  1.71.3   

#19 Viewpoints on the Line

 

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#20 Environmental Exchange Box

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

  1.5   

Reinforces Concept

  1.7   

Connects Concept

  1.81.131.12

#21 Adopt a Tree

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

  1.4, 1.7   

Reinforces Concept

1.91.1, 1.81.13 

Connects Concept

    

#22 Trees As Habitats

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

  1.1    

Reinforces Concept

1.11.81.1, 1.2, 1.8, 1.11 

Connects Concept

1.151.41.12 

#23 The Fallen Log

 

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#24 Nature’s Recyclers

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

  1.1, 1.5   

Reinforces Concept

   1.1, 1.2, 1.13 

Connects Concept

      

#25 Birds and Worms

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

 1.5   

Connects Concept

1.15     

#26 Dynamic Duos

 

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#27 Every Tree for Itself

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

 1.1, 1.4   

Connects Concept

      

#28 Air Plants

 

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Teaches Concept

      

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Connects Concept

     

#29 Rain Reasons

 

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Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

     

#30 Three Cheers for Trees

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

  1.8   

Connects Concept

       

#31 Plant a Tree

 

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Teaches Concept

  1.4    

Reinforces Concept

   1.1, 1.8 

Connects Concept

   1.12

#32 A Forest of Many Uses

 

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Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

  1.81.1, 1.3 

Connects Concept

       

#33 Forest Consequences

 

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#34 Who Works in This Forest?

 

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#35 Loving It Too Much

 

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Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

     

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#36 Pollution Search

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

1.16     

Reinforces Concept

 1.81.1, 1.9, 1.10 

Connects Concept

     

#37 Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

 

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Connects Concept

     

#38 Every Drop Counts

 

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SOCIAL STUDIES

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

    

Connects Concept

     

#39 Energy Sleuths

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

      

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Connects Concept

     

#40 Then and Now

 

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Teaches Concept

      

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#41 How Plants Grow

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

 

1.4

   

Reinforces Concept

1.9, 1.15

 

 

 

Connects Concept

 

1.7

1.1, 1.3

 

#42 Sunlight and Shades of Green

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

  1.4  

#43 Have Seeds Will Travel

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

1.16 1.4   

Reinforces Concept

 1.1   

Connects Concept

  1.71.1, 1.2, 1.3 

#44 Water Wonders

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

      

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#45 Web of Life

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

     

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

      

#46 School Yard Safari

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

  1.5   

Reinforces Concept

  1.1  

Connects Concept

  1.71.1, 1.3 

#47 Are Vacant Lots Vacant?

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

 

1.1, 1.5

 

   

Reinforces Concept

    

Connects Concept

  1.71.1, 1.31.5

#48 Field, Forest, and Stream

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

  1.1   

Reinforces Concept

    

Connects Concept

  1.71.1, 1.3 

#49 Tropical Treehouse

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

     

#50 400-Acre Wood

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

    

Connects Concept

    

#51 Make Your Own Paper

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

  1.81.1, 1.3  

Connects Concept

   1.7

#52 A Look at Aluminum

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

    

#53 On the Move

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

     1.1, 1.4, 1.6

Connects Concept

    

#54 I’d Like to Visit a Place Where...

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

  1.81.6, 1.11 

Connects Concept

   1.1, 1.2, 1.31.6

#55 Planning the Ideal Community

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

      1.4, 1.5

Reinforces Concept

    1.11.1, 1.7

Connects Concept

     1.6

#56 We Can Work It Out

 

MATH

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#57 Democracy in Action

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

       

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Connects Concept

     

#58 There Ought To Be a Law

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

       

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Connects Concept

     

#59 Power of Print

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

       

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Connects Concept

      

#60 Publicize It!

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

      

#61 The Closer You Look

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

  1.4   

Connects Concept

  1.7   

#62 To Be a Tree

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

  1.4   

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

      

#63 Tree Factory

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

  1.4   

Connects Concept

       

#64 Looking At Leaves

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

  1.4   

Reinforces Concept

  1.1   

Connects Concept

      

#65 Bursting Buds

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

  1.7   

Reinforces Concept

  1.1, 1.4   

Connects Concept

      

#66 Germinating Giants

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

      

#67 How Big Is Your Tree?

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

1.9     

Reinforces Concept

1.15    

Connects Concept

 1.4   

#68 Name That Tree

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

      

#69 Forest for the Trees

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

    

#70 Soil Stories

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

    

Reinforces Concept

    

Connects Concept

    

#71 Watch on Wetlands

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

     

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

     

#72 Air We Breathe

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

     

#73 Waste Watchers

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

     

#74 People, Places, Things

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

      1.7

Reinforces Concept

  1.5, 1.8  1.5

Connects Concept

     1.4

#75 Tipi Talk

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

      

#76 Tree Cookies

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

  1.1, 1.7   

Reinforces Concept

1.11.4  

Connects Concept

  1.51.12 

#77 Trees In Trouble

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

  1.1   

Reinforces Concept

1.9, 2,11 1.4, 1.7   

Connects Concept

  1.81.2 

#78 Signs of Fall

 

MATH

SCIENCE

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HSS

Teaches Concept

  1.4, 1.7   

Reinforces Concept

  1.11.1 

Connects Concept

    1.12 

#79 Tree Lifecycle

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

  1.4   

Connects Concept

  1.7  

#80 Nothing Succeeds Like Succession

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

    

Connects Concept

     

#81 Living With Fire

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

     

#82 Resource-Go-Round

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

       

Connects Concept

     

#83 A Peek at Packaging

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

       

#84 The Global Climate

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

    

Reinforces Concept

    

Connects Concept

    

#85 In the Driver’s Seat

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

     

#86 Our Changing World

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

      

#87 Earth Manners

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

  1.5    

Reinforces Concept

  1.81.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.91.1

Connects Concept

  1.4   

#88 Life on the Edge

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

     

#89 Trees for Many Reasons

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

  1.8   

Reinforces Concept

   1.1, 1.9 

Connects Concept

     

#90 Native Ways

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

      

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

     

#91 In the Good Old Days

 

MATH

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Connects Concept

      

#92 A Look at Lifestyles

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

       

#93 Paper Civilizations

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

      

Connects Concept

     WH1.3

#94 By the Rivers of Babylon

 

MATH

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Teaches Concept

       

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Connects Concept

     

#95 Did You Notice?

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

      1.1

Reinforces Concept

    1.1, 1.2, 1.3 

Connects Concept

     

#96 Improve Your Place

 

MATH

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HSS

Teaches Concept

       

Reinforces Concept

     

Connects Concept

     

Abbreviations and Symbol Key:

CE       =          Civics and Economics

HSS     =          History and Social Science                                        

LS        =          Life Science

PS       =          Physical Science

USI      =          United States History to 1877

USII      =          United States History:  1877 to the Present

VS       =          Virginia Studies

WG      =          World Geography

WHI     =          World History and Geography to 1500 A.D.

Teaches Concept         Teaches the concept; main focus of the activity

Reinforces Concept         Includes some teaching of the concept; reinforces the concept; concept is

part of the focus of the activity

Connects Concept         Reinforces, supports, or addresses the concept; connects concept to an

environmental issue

Note: The SOLs referred to in this document are the 2009 SOLs for math, 2010 SOLs for science and English, and 2008 SOLs for history/social science.