Bridges Library Lesson - STEM Lesson - Elementary Library Lessons (Grades 2-5)

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This Bridges Library Lesson is the perfect prequel to STEM projects or bridge building activities in the library or classroom. Includes world records for bridges (tallest, highest, etc.), types of bridges, vocabulary, bridge history, and more!

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FAST FACTS

  • Recommended for: Grades 2-5
  • Lesson Duration: 1-2 library lessons (about 50 minutes total)
  • Formats: PPT, Google Slides, PDF
  • Editable: YES, all text is editable

***Please note that this presentation is designed to complement a Bridges read-aloud. The actual read-aloud story comes from you! I cannot include a recorded read-aloud due to copyright restrictions.

THIS BRIDGES LIBRARY LESSON INCLUDES:

  • 45-slide PPT + Google™ Slides library lesson presentation
  • List of 19 recommended Bridges – themed read-alouds (1 page, PDF and PPT)
  • Scavenger Hunt Activity (2 pages, PDF and PPT)
  • Answer Key for Scavenger Hunt (1 page, PDF and PPT)
  • Prep, set up, tips (6 pages, PDF)
  • Detailed, pre-filled, editable lesson plan; includes CC, TEKS, and AASL Standards (2 pages, PDF and PPT)
  • Google™ Classroom Basics (4 pages, PDF)
  • Instructions on how to set up PPT slide timings for digital bulletin boards (2 pages, PDF)

BRIDGES LIBRARY LESSON INCLUDES

  • sign language: “bridge”
  • song: “London Bridge”
  • Facts about multiple bridges around the world (listed below)
  • bridge idiom – “Cross that bridge when we get to it”
  • bridge idiom – “water under the bridge”
  • Library skills review: 600 Dewey Decimal section; call number; Bridges is 624
  • Word of the Week: keystone and deck
  • All slides are illustrated with real photos and colorful clipart for Grades 2-5.

FEATURED BRIDGES

  • Golden Gate Bridge (USA)
  • Brooklyn Bridge (USA)
  • Tower Bridge (England)
  • Hong Kong – Zhuhai – Macau Bridge (China, Hong Kong, Macau)
  • Arkadiko Bridge (Greece)
  • Le Viaduc de Millau (France)
  • Duge Bridge (China)
  • The Golden Bridge / Cau Vang (Vietnam)
  • Fort of Ponta da Bandeira (Portugal)
  • Royal Gorge Bridge (USA)
  • Canopy Walk, Kakum National Park (Ghana)
  • Hartland Covered Bridge (Canada)

DIFFERENTIATED BRIDGES SCAVENGER HUNT

  • 2 versions + answer key
  • Version 1 – students color the icons and objects as they find them in the presentation slides
  • Version 2 – questions about the information in the slides + smaller images to find

RECOMMENDED READS

  • Includes picture books, fiction, and nonfiction
  • all have a bridges theme
  • total of 19 titles
  • includes small images from the presentation
  • titles are editable, so you can customize the books included for your library
  • All titles were hand-selected by a veteran school librarian for quality, diversity, positive reviews, and currency.

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