Great Lakes

Dive in and explore the lakes that make Michigan truly special.

Learn about the spectacular Great Lakes region we call home, from the plants and animals that surround us to the history of lumberjacks and farmers to the beauty of the Mackinac bridge and of our natural areas. Take a live tour of our state parks with the DNR and meet the creatures who live in the Belle Isle Aquarium.

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Don’t have a printer? MLC will be distributing activity books for this week on July 28 at Macomb Intermediate School District (44001 Garfield Rd, Clinton Township, MI 48038).

Pre-K - Grade 2

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Grades 3 - 6

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Events

Detroit PBS Kids mixtures with Ruff Ruffman event

Mixtures with Ruff Ruffman

Online Event on July 27 at 10am

Michigan DNR Wild spaces and places event

Michigan's Wild Spaces and Places

Online Event on July 29 at 10am

diy science time showcase

DIY Science Time's Super Summer Showcase

Online Event on July 31 at 11am

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  • Break Apart Pattern Block Designs
    Lesson 305

    Break Apart Pattern Block Designs

    MathKindergarten

    Join Mrs. Gray for a word problem with Professor Barble! Next, get ready to have some fun with pattern block designs as we match expressions to two parts.

  • Compose & Decompose Numbers to 9
    Lesson 306

    Compose & Decompose Numbers to 9

    MathKindergarten

    Join Mrs. Gray for a word problem with Professor Barble! Get your mallet ready to work with D.C. as we decompose and compose numbers with snap cube trains!

  • Add 2-Digit Numbers & Write Equations
    Lesson 305

    Add 2-Digit Numbers & Write Equations

    Math1st Grade

    Join Mrs. Markavich for a word problem with her friend Professor Barble! Next, get ready to have some fun with Value Pak as we add 2-digit numbers using base t…

  • Decompose/Compose to Add
    Lesson 306

    Decompose/Compose to Add

    Math1st Grade

    Join Mrs Markavich with a part-whole missing addend word problem with her friend Professor Barble. Next, get ready to have some fun with D.C. adding 2 digit-nu…

  • Compare 3-Digit Numbers Part 2
    Lesson 305

    Compare 3-Digit Numbers Part 2

    Math2nd Grade

    Join Mrs. McCartney to learn how to do a comparison word problem with Professor Barble! Next, we are going to work on comparing 3 Digit numbers with a game of …

  • Order 3-Digit Numbers
    Lesson 306

    Order 3-Digit Numbers

    Math2nd Grade

    Join Mrs. McCartney for a comparison word problem with her friend Professor Barble. Next, get ready to order 3-digit numbers using place value understanding. W…

  • Representing Division Part 2
    Lesson 305

    Representing Division Part 2

    Math3rd Grade

    Join Ms. Askew and Professor Barble to do a visual model with a word problem. Next, watch out for Springling as she is going to help us understand how to use t…

  • Dividing with Even Larger Numbers
    Lesson 306

    Dividing with Even Larger Numbers

    Math3rd Grade

    Join Ms. Askew and Professor Barble to do a visual model with a multiplication a word problem. Get ready to divide within 100, where the quotient or divisor is…