Welcome to our Discover page. Experience how our lessons work by accessing our fully working examples. Have fun exploring!
What Are the Chances?
Math | Middle School (6-8)
Music Lifts Our Spirits!
Fine Arts | Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5)

Popular Lessons

Protecting Sea Turtles
Science | Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5)
The CDC and the Coronavirus Pandemic
Science | Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Using Comparative Adjectives
English / Language Arts | Middle School (6-8)
Air Pressure and Weather
Science | Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Introduction to Coding
Technology | Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Life at Plymouth
History | Intermediate (3-5)
Amazon Rainforest: The Lungs of the World
Geography | High School (9-12)
Multiplication: Single-digit by Double-digit Numbers
Math | Intermediate (3-5)
Types of Angles: Right, Acute, Obtuse
Math | Intermediate (3-5)
Let's Explore the World!
Geography | Intermediate (3-5), Middle School (6-8)
Be an Impressionist
Fine Arts | Middle School (6-8)
Jacques Cartier: O, Canada!
History | Middle School (6-8)

Math

The Principle of Conservation of Momentum
Science | Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)

Which has a higher momentum - a slow-moving truck or a fast-moving car? Interestingly, they can carry the same amount of momentum! Explore this "mass in motion" and discover how momentum is conserved.

Subtracting 2- and 3-Digit Numbers
Math | Intermediate (3-5)

What if you had $15.39 in your pocket (the one with the hole in it!) and some of it fell out. How would you figure out how much you lost? Learn to subtract large numbers while playing a fun card game!

Percent: Who Doesn't Love a Sale? (Discounts!)
Math | Middle School (6-8)

Oh good, those sneakers I want are discounted! But do I have enough money to buy them? How much are they? Learn the two ways to calculate discounts so you can be a better shopper (candy not included)!

Comparing Objects by Length
Math | PreK/K, Primary (K-2)

If you met a snake, would you rather meet a long snake or a short snake? Would you stick around to measure it? Using video and online resources, you will learn how to measure things short and tall!

Social Studies

Immigration Today: An Overview
Social Studies | High School (9-12)

The faces of immigrants have changed over the centuries. Learn about the largest immigrant groups today, classifications of immigrants, and their reasons for coming to the U.S.

The Manchu People
History | Intermediate (3-5)

Do you have a nickname? Does your ethnic group have a nickname? There is an ethnic group in China that has a cute-sounding nickname but ruled the land for centuries. Learn about their ancient history!

Did the Emancipation Proclamation Really Free the Slaves?
History | Middle School (6-8)

It's always right to do right but must it always be right away? Why did President Lincoln write the Emancipation Proclamation? Why didn't he release it right after he wrote it? Did it free any slaves?

Birthdays Around the World
Social Studies | PreK/K, Primary (K-2)

A birthday is an important celebration of a person's life. People around the world celebrate birthdays in different ways. What's your favorite way to celebrate a birthday? Maybe you'll find a new way!

Reading & Language Arts

Magical Metaphors
English / Language Arts | Middle School (6-8)

Have you ever heard of metaphors? Well, they are parts of speech that help your writing pop! They are the icing on the cake of writing! Examine some poems to learn what they are and how to use them!

Mockingbirds of Society
Reading | High School (9-12)

Have you ever witnessed the bullying of a classmate, friend, or stranger? What was your reaction to the situation? Did you step in to defend the victim, or simply stand by and watch? How did you feel?

Using Graphic Organizers to Write
English / Language Arts | Intermediate (3-5), Middle School (6-8)

"Graphic organizers" are not tools you use to put your pictures in order; they are diagrams that help you organize your thoughts when you are preparing to write. Choose the one that is right for you!

Points of View
English / Language Arts | High School (9-12)

What’s your style? Do you wear pink polka dots in summer or tight skinny jeans? Just as in life, there are different ways of “styling” your writing. Discover the point of view that suits your style!

Science & Technology

Animation: What Is It and How Does It Work?
Technology | High School (9-12)

Can you guess why films are called "movies"? Why people are called "actors"? Not only do people move and act in films, but so can drawings! Learn (and try!) how animation makes the inanimate move!

Taking and Using Pictures in Documents
Technology | Intermediate (3-5)

"A picture is worth a thousand words." Pictures are easy to take and add to your work, and they add so much professionalism to your projects! Picture yourself taking great photographs with these tips!

What Do You See Through Your Eye, Mr. Fly?
Science | Primary (K-2)

Since so many insects can fly, why is only one called a "fly"? We won't answer that, but we will show you how fascinating these common pesky creatures are. How DO they stick to ceilings and walls?

Larger Than Life: Earth's Biggest Animals
Science | Intermediate (3-5), Middle School (6-8)

From the prehistoric dinosaur to the modern blue whale, we dive deep to uncover the secrets behind Earth's biggest animals.

College, Career & Life Skills

Using Money You Don't Have
Life Skills | High School (9-12)

Shopping is easy when you can whip out the credit card and buy anything you want! Paying off the debt is not so much fun and can be dangerous! Learn more about credit and how to keep it under control!

Life Skills
Life Skills | High School (9-12)

What if you never brushed your teeth or washed your hands or ate vegetables or drank milk or used money? How would you function? (How would you smell?) Brush up on these basic life skills quick!

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs!
Life Skills | Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5)

There are so many jobs you can choose to work at when you become an adult. What would you like to be when you grow up? What do you need to learn? Discover some really cool jobs now in this fun lesson!

Copyright and the Public Domain
Life Skills | Middle School (6-8)

Have you ever wanted to download and use an image from the World Wide Web on a blog or website? If you have, you need to know about copyright laws. Explore more about what this important term means!

Fine Arts

Yosemite National Park: A Visual Exploration
Geography | High School (9-12)

Majestic with its sheer cliff faces and tumbling waterfalls, Yosemite intrigues adventurers, nature lovers, and artists alike. See its awe for yourself through photography.

Listening to the Jazz of the Jazz Age
Fine Arts | Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)

Does music influence the culture or does culture influence music? What do you think of music that maybe your grandparents listened to? Learn about a truly American musical form and learn some history!

What Does an Art Conservator Do?
Fine Arts | High School (9-12)

We've all heard pleas from conservationists to preserve the glories of our environment. Political conservatives try to preserve the best of cultures. How about conserving great art? Is that for you?

Dance Around the World
Fine Arts | PreK/K, Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5)

Have you ever listened to music and just had to move to it? People all around the world express themselves through dance. Have fun learning about and joining different dances, and make your own dance!

Elephango's Philosophy

We help prepare learners for a future that cannot yet be defined. They must be ready for change, willing to learn and able to think critically. Elephango is designed to create lifelong learners who are ready for that rapidly changing future.