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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Applied Science- Built environment Lab (Trains)
Students examine transportation. In this train design lesson, students study how trains work and how to efficiently design a track by working with an electric train set. As a class they compare various types of trains and work independently on an activity to design a track to best serve a community.
2nd - 5th Science 3 Views 4 Downloads
Applied Science - Built Environment Pre Lab (Morse Code)
Students study communication. For this telegraph lesson, students examine Morse code and the composition of an elementary telegraph circuit. They listen to a presentation and try to create Morse Code messages on a worksheet. This lesson includes background information and instructions on how to make a model of a telegraph.
4th - 7th Science 3 Views 9 Downloads
Using the Dewey Decimal System/Singular and Plural Nouns
Students locate books in the library using the Dewey Decimal system, then practice writing irregular plural nouns. In the first lesson, students use information from a library card or electronic catalog and Dewey Decimal guide numbers to locate books or subjects.
5th - 7th Language Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
Disease and Epidemics
Students explore how disease and epidemics have the potential to shape communities. They examine their impact on culture and specifically the literature of the time. Students investigate how trade routes accelerated the movement of goods, people, ideas, culture and disease.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Lewis and Clark Encounters with Native Americans
Students research what the exchange was between the various Native American groups and Lewis and Clark. They are able to write reflections after truly considering the issue with the help of research.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Students investigate the function of a O2 gas sensor and apply their knowledge of how to use the Vernier Probe O2 Sensor. They analyze charts, recreate the data using the probes and conclude what activity the charts represent. They support their conclusions by graphing data.
10th - 12th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
Using Excel and Simple Machines to Give Students a Feel for Work, Force, and Distance Interactions
Sixth graders use a simple pulley device to demonstrate the relationship between work, force, and distance. They then have a discussion using Excel-generated graphs based on the data the students collected to help illustrate the concepts.
6th Science 3 Views 3 Downloads
Students create programs using robots. They review vocabulary and icons related to programming and create a line of commands using the visual icons. Revising the order of the icons, they explore the possibility if the program works or not and write simple programs for the robots.
3rd - 5th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 2 Downloads
African Americans in Science
Students examine the life of renowned African American scientists. For this science literacy lesson, students explore a website containing profiles and achievements of past and present African American scientists. They prepare a poster based on the information they have collected.
6th - 8th Language Arts 4 Views 12 Downloads
Eighth graders use the light sensors with the TI-83 Graphing Calculators to measure the light intensity of a common flashlight at variable distances. They then record the information and plot it on the calculator to determine the type of regression line that best fits the data.
8th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
Using GK12 Fellow for Enrichment period to motivate single students to achieve higher academic standards
Eighth graders are encouraged to increase their science literacy, specifically to explore that science is in there grasp, and that it fits into their perspective of ? cool? by encouraging them to pursue their personal interests in a setting that minimizes social pressure.
8th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
Motivate Single Student to Achieve Higher
Eighth graders are encouraged to increase their science literacy, by exploring that science is well within their grasp. They investigate optical illusions in a one-on-one setting, 8th graders ask questions about natural phenomenon, biology, systems and anatomy.
8th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads
Probing into the Unknown
Students gain a better understanding of the properties and chemistry of water and explain the properties of water as a solvent. They then understand the importance of abiotic factors and their effect on biotic factors. Students use scientific techniques collect and organize information in a brief and concise manner.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 6 Downloads