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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It All Began With a Bean
Students explore human anatomy by participating in hands-on activities. In this digestive system lesson, students read the book It All Began With a Bean and discuss the process of food digestion in our body. Students utilize soda crackers, a hammer, and vinegar to conduct an in-class digestion experiment.
2nd - 3rd Science 3 Views 17 Downloads
Introduction to Kinematics
Students discover the relationship between distance-time and velocity-time graphs. For this physics lesson, students predict what the motion graph looks like and reason out why. They check their prediction with the use of a motion sensor and analyze results.
6th - 8th Science 4 Views 28 Downloads
Students explore the actions of the Lejos Robot. They apply algebraic variables to control the actions of the Robot. They examine the variables and equations necessary to have the robot do complex tasks. They use control loops to master a specific action.
6th - 8th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads
Eighth graders with light sensors and a TI-83 Graphing Calculator measure the light intensity of a common flashlight at variable distances. They record the information and plot it on the calculator to determine the type of regression line that best fits the data collected.
8th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads
The Scientist Project
Twelfth graders are given a pre-test that quizzed them about their perceptions of science as a career. They brainstromed to compile a list of scientists students were interested in investigating. Students worked in groups of five and selected a scientist from the list to research, write about, and present to the class.
12th Science 3 Views 5 Downloads
Investigating CO2 Levels
Students investigate the carbon dioxide concentration in different areas of their school. In this earth science lesson, students explain why the solution changes color in the presence of carbon dioxide. They collect and graph data using the computer.
7th - 8th Science 6 Views 3 Downloads
Students read the Adventure Team journal about scuba diving and discuss the gear used in the sport. Working in groups, they examine how different pieces of equipment work. Students then reconvene as a class and glue pictures of their pieces of equipment on a posterboard to reassemble the gear correctly.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 7 Downloads
Endangered Marine Life (Elementary)
Students read journal entries to discover the dangers to marine life and environments. Using the internet, they research an organism or habitat in depth. They write a report about why they are endangered and write a letter to their Congressman or their local newspaper.
1st - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
What is Direct Variation?
Students relate slope to constant of variation using constant of variations to solve problems. They write a linear equation in the slope y-intercept form and explore the relationship between slope of the line and the speed in the distance vs.
9th - 12th Math 6 Views 30 Downloads