A cross-curricular approach to learning is an effective way to introduce students to multiple subjects and help them build critical thinking skills.
An effective cross-curricular learning activity will have students apply various skills while also learning about real-world applications. TGR EDU: Explore, a program from TGR Foundation and Discovery Education, offers free trans-disciplinary resources to teachers.
Teachers, consider the following example lessons and take note of how each makes a connection between students, careers and the world. Use these (or similar) activities to maintain instruction through a trans-disciplinary approach.
Life Science, Mathematics and STEM
Lesson: Entomology Explorations