BCPS Research Models
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Elementary: Library Media

Kindergarten

  • Pets (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*
    Which type of pet would be best for you?

Grade 1

  • Clouds (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*
    How can clouds help us to predict the weather?
  • Needs and Wants, Goods and Services (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*
    How do goods and service providers meet people’s needs and wants?
  • Tangrams (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*
    How can I use tangrams to tell a story?
  • Who's New at the Zoo? (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*
    How do external features help us classify animals?

Grade 2

  • American Symbols (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*
    How do the symbols representing America contribute to patriotism?
  • NEW Beautiful Bridges (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*

Grade 3

  • Healthy Habits (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*
    How can you maintain a healthy lifestyle?
  • Save or Spend? (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*
    Why is it important to understand earning, saving and spending money
  • NEW Wicked Weather (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*
    How can I be prepared for severe weather in different parts of the world?

Grade 4

  • Go Maryland (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*
    How do the physical characteristics of Maryland's geographic regions affect the people who live in each region?
  • NEW Poetry SLAM! (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*
    How do poems create visual images and meaning for the reader?

Grade 5

  • Act Now! Supplies Limited! (ORM) Webpage
    How can I encourage others to take better care of our Earth?
  • Creative Credit and Citing Sources (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*
    How can I respect the rights of content creators and protect my own creative works?
  • Online Safety and Password Security (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*
    How can I stay safe and create secure passwords when I go online?
  • Schoolyard Habitats (Slam Dunk) PDF | PowerPoint*
    How can schoolyard habitats help protect a variety of local species?

*PDF versions of Slam Dunks have been created to enable direct links to some BCPS digital content. If you wish to modify the Slam Dunk lesson, edit the PowerPoint file, and then save it as a PDF and post the PDF on a Lesson Tile.