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-Science and Math Lab
Students explore magnification. In this scientific observation skills lesson, students observe sea life items and draw pictures of what they observe. Students predict which lens will have the strongest magnification when given three different scientific tools.
2nd - 4th Science 3 Views 4 Downloads
Applied Science - Science and Math Lab (read without sight)
Students consider the senses. In this sight and touch instructional activity, students discover what it is like to function like a person who is blind. They work in groups and individually on various activities to experience this condition.
3rd - 5th Math 3 Views 5 Downloads
Applied Science - Built Environment Post Lab (Energy)
Students study science. In this efficiency lesson, students explore different forms of energy and compare them to determine which works the best. They work independently to create a collage of different energy sources (using magazine cutouts) and then share them with the class.
3rd - 6th Science 3 Views 5 Downloads
Applied Science - Physics Pos Lab (Air Pressure)
Learners examine physics. In this air movement lesson, students conduct an experiment that shows how air moves based on the pressure it's under. They watch the teacher complete the procedure and then try it on their own in a small group. This lesson should come after the previous lab on fluid motion.
6th - 7th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Applied Science- Technology Lab (Circuit Boards)
Students examine electricity. In this electrical conduction lesson, students create a quiz board (circuit board). They work in small groups to construct the circuit board and come up with questions/answers for the quiz portion. This lesson includes vocabulary and a list of materials needed to make the boards.
4th - 6th Science 3 Views 6 Downloads
Applied Science- Built environment Lab (Trains)
Learners examine transportation. For 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. In this telegraph instructional activity, 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 instructional activity includes background information and instructions on how to make a model of a telegraph.
4th - 7th Science 3 Views 9 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
High schoolers 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
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
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
Learners 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