Idioms Book Activity

Standards Scroll to the ELA standards. Summary Idioms can be tough to explain. I mean, you’re basically saying, “This combination of words means something totally different than what the actual words mean.” As we’ve built out language arts elements in both our upcoming Making Camp Premium and AzTech apps, we asked teachers what they thought

October: The Corn Month

So When is ‘Corn Month?’ As you know, crops are harvested in the fall, most notably, corn. People from North, Central, and South America ate corn, which they had domesticated about 10,000 years ago. Native American tribes also grew it later on, after corn began finding its way northward, about 4,500 years ago. Corn also

What is a Percent?

This lesson is from our AzTech series. The following featured video is on percentages and it teaches you what a percent is and how to find a percent using multiplication and division with fractions. See our other resources, which includes clip art, vetted links, PowerPoint presentations and many more so that you can supplement the

Video: Using Timelines with B.C.E.

We have four videos for you involving historical timelines with BCE.  1. Watch “Using Timelines With B.C.E.” in both English and Spanish below.  2. Watch “How to Solve the Timeline Problem” in English and Spanish. Using Timelines With B.C.E. (ENGLISH) How to Solve Timeline Problems With B.C.E. (SPANISH) How to Solve the Timeline Problem Linea

Video: What’s the Word? World History Terms

What’s the Word? World History Terms Here are five main key terms covered in this video. Check out the Spanish version below! ancient indigenous masters of mastery empire Términos de Historia

Video: Explaining Distributions and Variability

Explaining Distributions and Variability How can knowledge of distributions save you from angry, spear-wielding villagers? Watch this video from the AzTech series to find out.BONUS : Also available in Spanish below. Explicando distribuciones y variabilidad, con plátanos y aldeanos enojados. Explicando distribuciones y variabilidad, con plátanos y aldeanos enojados

Clip Art: AzTech Games

Aztech Clip Art from 7 Generation Games Please feel free to use any of the artwork here in your classes, on your website or education-related blog. Questions? Please email us at To download: Right-click and select “Save Image As…” NOTE: 7 Generation Games clip art is for non-commercial educational use only. 7 Generation Games

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Lesson: Time Rate Distance Problems

Standards Analyze proportional relationships and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems. CCSS.Math.Content.7.EE.B.3Solve multi-step real-life and mathematical problems posed with positive and negative rational numbers in any form (whole numbers, fractions, and decimals), using tools strategically. Apply properties of operations to calculate with numbers in any form; convert between forms as appropriate; and assess