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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A continuous cascade of information comes through this PowerPoint on biotechnology. The topic is defined, a history is presented, and basic genetic engineering techniques are explained. The topic is covered in an objective manner, although the final slide assigns viewers to develop an argument for or against human cloning.
9th - Higher Ed Science
Applied Science: Exploring Shapes in Nature
Explore geometry with your young mathematicians! First, have them color in different two-dimensional and three-dimensional shapes. Then take them on a walk around the classroom. Can they identify different shapes using the target vocabulary?
1st - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts
Environmental Stewardship: The Importance of Water Quality
Eleventh graders estimate the amount of water they use in a day, week, or month. They read the attachment, "Water Facts" and the teacher performs a demonstration of water sampling and testing. Students work in small groups to perform a research project related to the topic.
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Learners use the Micron Student Web site to research projected growth by job groups in the United States. They use Micron data to see the impact education has on their earning power. Students use the "Get a Job" student website to help them understand the process of applying for and interviewing for a job.
8th - 11th 21st Century Skills
Science Safety is Elementary
Third graders are introduced to the importance of science safety. As a class, they role play through different safety procedures and decide which senses need to be protected for different scenerios. They discuss how to avoid hazardous situations and complete a table to end the lesson on what the proper procedures are.
Science Safety is Elementary
Third graders explore the tenets of science class safety. In this science procedures lesson, 3rd graders determine their body parts that need to be protected in various classroom situations. Students observe safety equipment and complete a safety table worksheet regarding their safety practices discussions.
Lesson 5: Technology: Conveniences and Consequences
Students identify positive and negative impacts of technology. In this technological advancements lesson, students consider how toxic pollution affects the Earth and its inhabitants. Students participate in 3 activities that allow them to investigate the perils of technology.
8th - 12th Science
Time for Design
Young scholars are introduced to the design process used in engineering. They compare and contrast this process with the steps followed in the scientific method. Students then participate in a brainstorming session that asks them to design a process that moves everyone from the class to the playground without touching the ground.
4th - 6th Technology & Engineering
Science: Scuba Diving
Students discover facts about scuba diving by reading the Adventure Team journal entries. After researching the sport, each group focuses on a different piece of scuba gear and discovers the role physics plays in how the part works. They give oral presentations complete with visuals, about their piece of gear.
9th - 12th English Language Arts
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN SOCIETY
Students research scientific discoveries and technological innovations. They organize discoveries and innovations in life, environmental, physical, earth and space science categories. They analyze impact of selected discoveries and innovations in terms of personal, community, national or global perspectives.
12th - Higher Ed Science
Problem-Solve Your School
Young scholars explore the role of problem-solving engineers. In this engineering instructional activity, students discuss several real-life problems at their school and choose one to focus on. Young scholars come up with tests to design a solution to the specific problem.
4th - 12th 21st Century Skills
Making Cents of Density
Students utilize their knowledge of the physical properties of matter such as mass, volume, and density to solve a problem. They utilize the scientific method to solve a problem. Pupils analyze their data to determine whether their hypothesis was correct or incorrect.
6th - 8th Math
Application of Complex Numbers
High schoolers apply operations with complex numbers to electrical circuit problems, real-world situations, utilizing TI-83 Graphing Calculators. They perform basic operations of addition, subtraction, division and multiplication with complex numbers to assimilate particular formulas.
9th - 12th Math