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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Historic Earth Science Innovations
Learners research the demands or limitations on Earth scientists. In groups, they design and build a model that would be useful to them in the lab or field. They share their model and their ideas behind it to the class and answer any questions.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 8 Downloads
Autism Spectrum Disorders: The New Rainbow
Learners conduct research into the area of Autism Spectrum Disorders. They use the internet and a variety of resources in order to obtain information. Students use the information to take part in a writing project of authoring a new chapter of a book about Autism.
9th - 10th Science 10 Views 32 Downloads
Environmental Recovery Project
Students experience creating a transport device for a disaster site. A simulation scenario is set up and the students have to create a solution for the problem. They pose as mechanical engineers and design their creations to facilitate the disaster site.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
What is Direct Variation?
Students experience relating slopes to a constant of variations and assess those constant of variations to the solving of equations. They have calculators and computers to assist them with their task. Each student writes a linear equation in the slope y-intercept form.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 9 Downloads
Using the Dewey Decimal System
Students find books by using the Dewey Decimal System. For this Dewey Decimal System lesson plan, students learn how to navigate a library that uses this system. There is also a singular and plural noun component to this lesson to add to the first component where students change singular nouns to irregular plural nouns.
3rd - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 12 Downloads
Learners discover using motion detectors, LoggerPro, and traditional meter sticks, different methods of measuring and graphing position and velocity. They are able to open LoggerPro on the iBook computers. Students are able to collect and save data from the motion detector and create and identify different plots with the motion detector.
6th - 8th Math 3 Views 1 Download
Using Temperature Probes to Investigate Properties of Phase Changes
Pupils use the Vernier Probe Technology through laboratory modules to investigate the physical properties of water and different alcohols. They produce phase change graphs and evaluate the boiling point of water and the evaporation of alcohols.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 8 Downloads
What is Cooling Curve or Heating Curve of Water?
High schoolers investigate phase changes by observing the cooling curve and heating curve of water, They use temperature probe connecting with computer to observe the graph of temperature change during the process of cooling and heating water.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 9 Downloads
Walk this way
Students experience how to assess a motion detector to collect data. They set up and take apart all parts of the lab without assistance from an adult. Each group explores how various types of movements are represented on a position-time graph and table.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads
Students utilizing motion detectors determine a variety of methods of measuring and graphing positions and velocity. They participate in a scavenger hunt dealing with motion detectors, time graphs, positions and velocity. Each student graphs their data as well within this lesson.
6th - 8th Math 3 Views 7 Downloads
Young scholars create furniture with more than one function. For this art lesson, students draw their model and then use cardboard to represent the piece of furniture. Additionally, young scholars present their piece of furniture to the rest of the class and critique each other on what they created by telling each other what worked and what they could improve on.
10th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
What are the Properties of Electrolytes and Non-electrolytes?
Students determine whether a solution is an electrolyte or not using a conductivity probe. For this chemistry lesson, students rank the different solutions according to their conductivity. They graph and interpret their results.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 17 Downloads
Chemical Engineers and the Things They Do
Middle schoolers explore the field of chemical engineering and identify the contributions of chemical engineers to society. They explore how chemical engineering is like and different from the other engineering professions. They study the biographies of chemical engineers.
6th - 8th Science 5 Views 18 Downloads