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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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
African Americans in Science
Young scholars examine the life of renowned African American scientists. In 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 3 Views 12 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
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
Young scholars 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
Endangered Marine Life
Students read journal entries to discover the dangers to marine life and environments. Using the internet, they research an endangered organism or habitat in depth. They list the reasons why they are endangered and write a letter to their Congressman to bring the problem to others attention.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Endangered Marine Life (Middle School)
Students analyze journal entries to discover the dangers to marine life and environments. Using the internet, they research an organism or habitat in depth. They identify the reasons why it is endangered and write a letter to their Congressman or local newspaper to bring the attention to the forefront.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Science: Follow the Bouncing Ball
Twelfth graders use motion detectors and graphing calculators to track the motion of a bouncing ball. In pairs, one student drops the ball while the other collects the data. Students compare their calculations with their hypotheses and fit the data using the quadratic equation.
12th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
Investigating CO2 Levels
Learners utilize a CO2 probe to determine the various levels of concentration of Carbon Dioxide. They collect samples of Carbon Dioxide in their school to locate the highest concentration. They create a class chart to record the data collected.
7th - 8th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Investigate Likely Tail Colors from Generation II Critters
Students investigate the likely tail colors of Generation II critters. They predict the likely tail colors of 10 offspring and present their predictions. They create a chart and graph using Excel and compare it to the class graph.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 1 Download