Applied Science Teacher Resources
Spur innovation as your class experiements with the practical endeavors of science. These teacher resources will have them hypothesizing, measuring and creating in no time.
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The Nature of Science
In this nature of science worksheet, students identify four statements as "pure" or "applied" science and they read a short story about an experiment performed by a boy. They identify various components of the experiment including the variables, the hypothesis, the controls and the conclusion.
7th - 9th Science 24 Views 202 Downloads
In this applying science worksheet, students are given 8 scrambled words to complete sentences about technology, machines and robots. Students answer 6 questions about the effects of technology on life span and the use of robots and machines in science.
7th - 8th Science 8 Views 72 Downloads
A Call to Invention: DIY Speaker Edition
What if I said that you can build a homemade speaker out of a potato chip? Bestselling author and do-it-yourself expert William Gurstelle shows you how in his brief presentation at TEDYouth 2012. He encourages young people to be creative and explore science through invention.
7 mins 4th - 12th Science 12 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Applied Science - Science and Math Lab 4B
Learners experiment with the combination of vinegar and baking soda. In this applied science lesson, future scientists compare qualitative and quantitative data collected from their exploration. Then they work together to analyze and interpret their data.
4th - 8th Math 9 Views 88 Downloads
Applied Science - Science and Math Lab
Create three dimensional objects in an applied science lesson plan. The goal is for your class to recognize, compare, and model shapes. Using cookie cutters and clay or play dough, they create models for three-dimensional shapes.
2nd - 6th Math 4 Views 22 Downloads
What it means to be a scientist and What is the Scientific Process?
Students read an article and describe the scientific method. In this scientific process activity, students compare basic science and applied science. Students discuss ideas such as team work, application of an idea, how scientists answer problems and where their findings lead them.
6th - 8th Language Arts 23 Views 141 Downloads
Using a cut-out template of a whirligig, emerging engineers experiment with flight behavior. After you teach them the concepts of force, air resistance, and lift, they discuss what variables on the whirligigs might be changed in order to alter the descent time.
6th - 8th Language Arts 46 Views 36 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Applied Science - Science and Math Pre-Lab 4C
Scholars classify the sciences. Using applied science, they compare and contrast subfields of sciences. They compare qualitative versus quatitative. They discuss types of sciences and the meanings of the word roots of the names.
4th - 8th Math 3 Views 41 Downloads
Living is About Managing Risks
Students identify and assess risks encountered on a daily basis. They examine their behavior and apply science process skills and higher order thinking skills in reducing or managing risks. They define the terms: risk, benefit, hazard, and probability.
9th - 12th Science 19 Views 19 Downloads
One Ocean: It Matters!
Here is the first of four poignant lessons on how humans and oceans interact, even if people live far from the coast. This particular lesson also examines studies that are taking place in Antarctica of how climate change is affecting the world oceans.
9th - 12th Science 44 Views 35 Downloads
Applied Science - Science and Math Lab
Students explore the senses. For this Applied Science lesson, students investigate the items in "feely" boxes with their hands, both touching the items and shaking the boxes to hear the sound the items make. Students also smell and taste items.
1st - 6th Math 3 Views 4 Downloads
Applied Science - Science and Math Post Lab
Learners utilize a balance scale. In this applied science instructional activity, students compare the weights of two objects using an elementary balance scale. Learners balance the scale with weights to find how heavy an object is.
2nd - 7th Math 3 Views 15 Downloads