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Below is a table of all the lesson plans (PDFs and Videos) created by teachers through grant funded opportunities with ITTIP. You can use the table to search and/or sort through the resources to find what you need. Please note that there are several pages of entries. New resources are added each year.
Grade or SubjectTitleVirginia SOLLesson PlanVideoGrant
Algebra, Functions & Data AnalysisStop That Car!AFDA.3Link to lesson plan, Stop That Car!CI STEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2013
BiologyScientific Process Skill: ObservingBIO.1Link to video associated with, Scientific Process Skill:  Observing.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Civics & EconomicsJudicial Branch of the United StatesCE.10Link to lesson plan, Judicial Branch of the United States.ELEHSS, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2012
Computer TechnologyHousekeepingC/T 6-8.1,.8,.10,.11,.13Link to lesson plan, Housekeeping .PISTEM II, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2015
Computer TechnologyExerciseC/T 6-8.13, 9-12.2Link to lesson plan, Exercise.PISTEM II, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2015
Earth ScienceOur Role in the EnvironmentES.6Link to lesson plan, Our Role in the Environment.CI STEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2013
Earth ScienceWeather ModulesES.2a, 12a,bLink to lesson plan, Weather Modules.PISTEM II, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2015
Foreign LanguageTeaching AbroadN/ALink to lesson plan, Teaching Abroad.PISTEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2014
GeometryFlatvilleG.3d, G.11a,b,c, G.12, G.13, G.14a,b,c,dLink to lesson plan, Flatville.PISTEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2014
GeometryThe PyramidsG.8, G.13, G.14Link to lesson plan, The Pyramids.CI STEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2013
Grade 1Huff and PuffScience 1.1, 1.5, 1.7

Math 1.12
English 1.1, 1.9
History 1.6
C/T K-2.1-2.7

Link to lesson plan, Huff and Puff.VA STEM CoNNECT, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 1Let's Get Moving!Science 1.2

Math 1.9
C/T K -2.7

Link to lesson plan, Let's Get Moving!.K-3 STEM Kairos, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2011
Grade 10The Robot Fairy ProjectENG 10.1Link to lesson plan, The Robot Fairy Project.PISTEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2014
Grade 2Save My HouseScience 2.1, 2.5, 2.7
C/T K-2.1-2.7
Link to lesson plan, Save My House.VA STEM CoNNECT, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Grade 2That's a Cool ContainerScience 2.1, 2.3

Math 2.11
English 2.2, 2.3, 2.12
C/T K-2.1-2.7

Link to lesson plan, That's a Cool Container.VA STEM CoNNECT, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Grade 3Fact FamiliesMath 3.2
Link to lesson plan, Fact Families.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 3Give a Mom a BreakScience 3.2, 3.4, 3.6, 3.8

Math 3.9
English 3.1, 3.2, 3.10
C/T 3-5.1, 3-5.11

Link to lesson plan, Give a Mom a Break.VA STEM CoNNECT, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Grade 3Identifying Simple MachinesScience 3.2
English 3.2, 3.6, 3.7
C/T 3-5.1, 3-5.11
Link to lesson plan, Identifying Simple Machines.VA STEM CoNNECT, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Grade 3LEGO My Egg-O!Science 3.1a,b,c,d,e

Math 3.16, 3.17a,s,c, 3.18, 3.19
C/T 3-5.5,6,7

Link to lesson plan, LEGO My Egg-O!.K-3 STEM Kairos, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2011
Grade 3Problem SolvingMath 3.8
Link to lesson plan, Problem Solving.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 3Reading and Writing with FractionsMath 3.5b
Link to lesson plan, Reading and Writing with Fractions.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 3Scientific Process Skill: MeasuringScience 3.1Link to video associated with, Scientific Process Skill:  Measuring .CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 3Scientific Process Skill: CommunicationScience 3.1Link to video associated with, Scientific Process Skill:  Communication.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 3Writing a Number in Three FormsScience 3.1

Math 3.1, 3.9
C/T 3-5.1, 3-5.11

Link to lesson plan, Writing a Number in Three Forms.VA STEM CoNNECT, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Grade 4 & 5Scientific Process Skill: Communicating in ScienceScience 4.1, 5.1Link to video associated with, Scientific Process Skill:  Communicating in Science.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Grade 4 & 5Scientific Process Skill: PredictionsScience 4.1, 5.1Link to video associated with, Scientific Process Skill:  Predictions.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Grade 4 & 5Scientific Process Skill: Using MeasurementsScience 4.1, 5.1Link to video associated with, Scientific Process Skill:  Using Measurements.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Grade 4 & 5Scientific Process Skill: Observing ConsistenciesScience 4.1, 5.1Link to video associated with, Scientific Process Skill:  Observing Consistencies.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Grade 4Shopping with DecimalsMath 4.5c
Link to lesson plan, Shopping with Decimals.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 4Base-10 Multiplication ArraysMath 4.4Link to lesson plan, Base-10 Multiplication Arrays.Link to video associated with, Base-10 Multiplication Arrays.link associated lesson plan in rowCoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 4Comparing Liquid Volume Units with Fractions and DecimalsMath 4.2a,b,c, 4.12b
Link to lesson plan, Comparing Liquid Volume Units with Fractions and Decimals.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 4Fraction StripsMath 4.2a,b
Link to lesson plan, Fraction Strips.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 4Fraction, Probability and Probability OutcomesMath 4.19a, b
Link to lesson plan, Fraction, Probability and Probability Outcomes.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 4Geometry in a Fraction LessonMath 4.2, 4.17
Link to lesson plan, Geometry in a Fraction Lesson.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 4Jamestown BeansMath 4.2b
Link to lesson plan, Jamestown Beans.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 4Magnetic TrashScience 4.3, 4.9

Math 4.4, 4.5, 5.4, 5.5
C/T 3-5.1, 3-5.11

Link to lesson plan, Magnetic Trash.VA STEM CoNNECT, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Grade 4Pizza FractionsMath 4.2a,b,c, 4.5b
Link to lesson plan, Pizza Fractions.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 4Skittle ProbabilitiesMath 4.2a, 4.19
Link to lesson plan, Skittle Probabilities.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 4Ready, Set, GO!Science 4.2

Math 4.9,b,c, 4.11a,c
C/T K -2.7

Link to lesson plan, Ready, Set, GO!K-3 STEM Kairos, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2011
Grade 5Algebraic FractionsMath 5.6, 5.18
Link to lesson plan, Algebraic Fractions.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 5Application of RoundingMath 5.1
Link to lesson plan, Application of Rounding.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 5Books Alive!LA 5.1a,-f, 5.2a-g,i, 5.5b,c,g-i, 5.9a-c,f,g
Math 5.8d, 5.11, 5.14
Science 5.1b-d,g,i-k
Link to lesson plan, Books Alive!Link to video associated with, Books Alive!PISTEM II, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2015
Grade 5BridgesMath 5.8d,e
Science 5.1i-k, Language Arts 5.1a-f, 5.2, World Geography WG.2c
C/T 3-5a, b
Link to lesson plan, Bridges.PISTEM II, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2015
Grade 5Chocolate Fraction BarsMath 5.7
Link to lesson plan, Chocolate Fraction Bars.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 5Creating a Dichotomous KeyScience 5.1aLink to lesson plan, Creating a Dichotomous Key.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Grade 5Egg Drop LessonMath 5.4

Science 5.1
C/T 3-5.1, 3-5.11

Link to video associated with, Egg Drop Lesson.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 5Election 2012Writing 5.7, 5.9
C/T 3-5.2, 3-5.6
Link to lesson plan, Election .ELEHSS, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2012
Grade 5Let's Share the BrowniesMath 5.2a, 5.8a
Link to lesson plan, Let's Share the Brownies.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 5ProbabilityMath 4.13bLink to lesson plan, Probability.Link to video associated with, Probability.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 5Robotic Book DisplayMath 5.8e
Science 5.1j
Language Arts 5.2
Visual Arts 5.1
Link to lesson plan, Robotic Book Display.Link to video associated with, Robotic Book Display.PISTEM II, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2015
Grade 5Robot PetMath 5.11,5.12,5.13,5.14
Science 5.1,5.2,5.3
Language Arts 5.7
Link to lesson plan, Robot Pet.PISTEM II, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2015
Grade 5Snow RemovalMath 5.4,5.5
Science 5.1, 5.2,5.3,5.4
Language Arts 5.2,5.7
Link to lesson plan, Snow Removal.PISTEM II, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2015
Grade 5Supermarket MultiplicationMath 5.5a,bLink to lesson plan, Supermarket Multiplication.Link to video associated with, Supermarket Multiplication.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 5Tale of A Tadpole
Fractions and Decimals
Math 5.2
Science 4.5.e
Reading 5.6
Link to lesson plan, Tale of A Tadpole.Link to video associated with, Tale of A Tadpole.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 5Variations in CellsScience 5.5a, b, cLink to lesson plan, Variations in Cells.Link to video associated with, Variations in Cells.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Grade 6Amusement ParkMath 6.7, 7.3, 8.1
Science 6.2, LS.1. PS.1
Language Arts 6.1,6.2
Link to lesson plan, Amusement Park.Link to video associated with, Amusement Park.PISTEM II, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2015
Grade 6Circle GraphsMath 6.14aLink to lesson plan, Circle Graphs.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 6Making Trail Mix Using FractionsMath 6.6, 6.9Link to lesson plan, Making Trail Mix Using Fractions.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 6Shooting PercentageMath 6.1Link to lesson plan, Shooting Percentage.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 6Toxic Water SpillMath 6.10b,c,d
Science 6.1b,c, 6.2d, 6.5f
Language Arts 6.1,6.2, 6.6b,g,h,k
Link to lesson plan, Toxic Water Spill.PISTEM II, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2015
Grade 6Watersheds of VirginiaScience 4.11a, 5.11a, 6.7a,b, 6.9

Math 6.9

Link to lesson plan, Watersheds of Virginia.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 7Foods of LifeENG 7.1, 7.6, 7.9Link to lesson plan, Foods of Life.CI STEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2013
Grade 7Modeling IntegersMath 7.5Link to lesson plan, Modeling Integers.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 7Shopping with Fractions, Decimals and PercentsMath 7.1, 7.4Link to lesson plan, Shopping with Fractions, Decimals and Percents.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 7Water QualityMath 8.7
Science LS.11, 6.7a,f,g, PS.1
History CE.4
Language Arts
C/T 6-8.10
Link to lesson plan, Water Quality.PISTEM II, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2015
Grade 8Graphical RepresentationsMath 8.13, 8.14Link to lesson plan, Graphical Representation.CI STEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2013
Grade 8Integer RulesMath 8.3Link to lesson plan, Integer Rules.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Grade 8The Theoretical and Experimental Probability of Simple EventsMath 8.12Link to lesson plan, The Theoretical and Experimental Probability of Simple Events.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
KindergartenAll Dolled UpScience K.1, K.2, K.3, K.9

Math K.12
English K.1, K.2, K.3, K.9
History K.3
C/T K-2.1-2.7

Link to lesson plan, All Dolled Up.VA STEM CoNNECT, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
KindergartenChicka Chicka Boom BoomScience K.1, K.4, K.10

Math K.11, K.12
English K.1, K.2, K.5, K.8
C/T K-2.1-2.7

Link to lesson plan, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom.VA STEM CoNNECT, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
KindergartenEggs-plorationScience K.12

Math K.2, K.3, K.6, K.8, K.10, K.14, K.15, K.17, 1.5
C/T K-2.1-2.7

Link to lesson plan, Eggs-ploration .K-3 STEM Kairos, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2011
KindergartenLet's Create ShapesMath K.11
Link to lesson plan, Let's Create Shapes.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
KindergartenRed Leaf, Yellow LeafMath K.2, K.14, K.15, K.16
Link to lesson plan, Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
KindergartenRoll On DownScience K.4, K.10, K.12

Math K.10, K.12
English K.2, K.3, K.11
C/T K-2.1-2.7

Link to lesson plan, Roll On Down.VA STEM CoNNECT, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
KindergartenWhich Group Has Fewer Members?Math K.1

Language Arts K.1a, K.2a

Link to lesson plan, Which Group Has Fewer Members?.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Life ScienceAnimating CellsLS.1d,h,j LS2a,bLink to lesson plan, Animating Cells.PISTEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2014
Life ScienceCleaning it Up!LS.1, LS.10, LS.11Link to lesson plan, Cleaning it Up!.CI STEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2013
Life ScienceHas Technology Gone Too Far?Science LS.1
Math 7.14
Language Arts 7.1, 7.3
Link to lesson plan, Has Technology Gone Too Far?.PISTEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2014
Life ScienceHistory of DigestionLS.1Link to lesson plan, History of Digestion.CI STEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2013
Life ScienceSea-less GullsScience LS 1a,d,e,i,j, LS 8, LS 9, LS11b, LS12b,c,d,e
Math 7.5b, 7.11
Language Arts 7.1, 7.2, 7.3
Link to lesson plan, Sea-less Gulls.PISTEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2014
Physical ScienceCan It Be ConvertedScience 6.2, LS.1, PS.1, PS.6Link to lesson plan, Can It Be Converted.Link to video associated with,Can It Be Converted.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Physical ScienceCatapultsPS.1i, PS.10c, d, LS.1a
Math 7.3, 7.9. 7.11
Link to lesson plan, .CatapultCI STEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2013
Physical ScienceColor Absorption and ReflectionPS.9Link to lesson plan, Color Absorption and Reflection.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Physical ScienceElectromagnetismPS.11Link to lesson plan, Electromagnetism.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Physical ScienceEnergy ConversionsScience PS.1b,g,h,I,j,k,l,m,n, PS.6 a,b, PS.5c, PS.11a,b,c,d
Math 8.3, 8.14, 8.7
Language Arts 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.6, 8.7, 8.8, 8.9
Link to lesson plan, Energy Conversions.PISTEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2014
Physical ScienceForces and MotionScience PS.1, PS.10Link to lesson plan, Forces and Motion.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Physical ScienceHeatScience PS.7Link to lesson plan, Heat.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Physical ScienceHeat & TemperatureScience PS.1, PS.7Link to lesson plan, Heat & Temperature.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Physical ScienceHeat & Temperature IIScience PS.1, PS.7Link to lesson plan, Heat & Temperature II.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Physical ScienceHow Does It Flow?Science PS.1, PS.11Link to lesson plan, How Does It Flow?.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Physical ScienceNanotechnologyScience PS.1, PS.3Link to lesson plan, Nanotechnology.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Physical ScienceNewton's Laws of MotionScience PS.1, PS.10Link to lesson plan, Newton's Laws of Motion.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
PhysicsNuclear OptionsPH.4, PH.7, PH.12Link to lesson plan, Nuclear Options.CI STEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2013
Physical SciencePhysical & Chemical ChangesScience PS.5Link to lesson plan, Physical & Chemical Changes.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Physical SciencePhysical & Chemical ChangesScience PS.5Link to lesson plan, Physical & Chemical Changes.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Physical ScienceSoundScience PS.1, PS.8Link to lesson plan, Sound.Link to video associated with, Sound.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Physical ScienceSpeed, Velocity, & AccelerationScience PS.1, PS.10Link to lesson plan, Speed, Velocity, & Acceleration.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Physical ScienceWhat's the Matter?Science PS.1, PS.2, PS.3Link to lesson plan, What's the Matter?.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Physical ScienceUnderstanding Temperature & Chemical ChangeScience PS.1, PS.2, PS.5, PS.7Link to lesson plan, Understanding Temperature & Chemical Change.INSPIRS, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
Pre KindergartenExploring ShapesMath BB Geometry 4
Link to lesson plan, Exploring Shapes.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
Pre KindergartenThe Right Number of ElephantsMath PK 1.a,b,c, 5.b

Language Arts PK 6.b,d,f

Link to lesson plan, The Right Number of Elephants.CoMPD, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2010
US History to 1865Are You a Survivor?Science 6.1, 6.3, 6.6
USI. 2, 3
Math 6.7, 6.16a
Language Arts 6.1, 6.2c,e, 6.9a,b
Link to lesson plan, Are You a Survivor?.PISTEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2014
US History 1865 to PresentHarlem Renaissance & Jazz AgeUSII.6Link to lesson plan, Harlem Renaissance & Jazz Age.ELEHSS, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2012
US History to 1865American Civil WarUSI.9Link to lesson plan, American Civil War.ELEHSS, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2012
US History to 1865American Revolution Graphic NovelUSI.6Link to lesson plan, American Revolution Graphic Novel.ELEHSS, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2012
US History to 1865The American RevolutionUSI.6Link to lesson plan, The American Revolution.ELEHSS, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2012
US History to 1865Keeping it SafeScience 4.1, 4.3

Math 4.7
English 4.2, 4.6, 4.7
History USI.6
C/T 3-5.1, 3-5.11

Link to lesson plan, Keeping it Safe.VA STEM CoNNECT, Mathematics & Science Partnership (VDOE) - 2012
US History to 1865Shark TankScience 6.2a,b,e
USI.8c
Language Arts 6.1a-d, 6.2a,c,e
Link to lesson plan, Shark Tank.PISTEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2014
Virginia StudiesGeography of VirginiaVS.2Link to lesson plan, Geography of Virginia.ELEHSS, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2012
Virginia StudiesSegregation After Reconstruction in VirginiaVS.8Link to lesson plan, Segregation After Reconstruction in Virginia.ELEHSS, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2012
Virginia StudiesThe Jamestown StoryVS.1, VS.3, VS.4Link to lesson plan, The Jamestown Story.ELEHSS, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2012
Virginia StudiesVirginia StudiesVS.5Link to lesson plan, Virginia Studies.ELEHSS, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2012
World History & Geography to 1500AfricaWHI.3Link to lesson plan, Africa.ELEHSS, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2012
World History & Geography 1500 to PresentHolocaustWHII.3Link to lesson plan, Holocaust.ELEHSS, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2012
World History & Geography to 1500Hometown ParadeMath A.4e, A.5a,c,d
WHI 6b,c
Language Arts 7.1, 7.3e, 7.7c,k, 8.2c,d,f,g,h, 8.3c, 8.7,8.8
Link to lesson plan, Hometown Parade.PISTEM, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia - 2014