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Welcome to the Classic Lesson Plan page! Use the drop-down menu boxes below to find targeted, standards-based, lesson plans and engaging classroom resources. Secondary teachers may use the drop-down boxes or the quick-link icons below to access specific course resources.

We are in the process of moving all of our lesson plans to the New Utah Matrix. Once this move is complete, the classic view will be discontinued.

Standards Information

Grade 3


   Standard 2
      Objective 1
         Indicator c

Standard 2
Students will understand that organisms depend on living and nonliving things within their environment.

Objective 1
Classify living and nonliving things in an environment.

Indicator c
Classify living and nonliving things in an environment.

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The class will create a worm bin which will serve as a basis for experiments about ecosystems, life and nutrient cycles, and decomposition.