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Lesson 3: SySTEMS Thinking
In the third and final instructional activity in the series, learners synthesize the knowledge they have obtained about food systems to define a problem and propose a solution. While this could be a larger world problem, by keeping it focused on food system issues on a local scale, groups can put their proposals into action in the community as a service learning project.
6th - 12th Science 14 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Using Concept Maps to Design 3D Spheres
High schoolers create three dimensional shapes using concept maps. In this geometry lesson, students investigate the impact of mental schemas on humans. They collect data on this topic and plot their data on a coordinate plane.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 13 Downloads
Build a Genetic Concept Map
Eighth graders review genetic concepts including homozygous and heterozygous traits, alleles, and recessive and dominant traits. They use Microsoft PowerPoint to create concept maps that graphically represent the relationships among these genetic concepts.
8th Science 6 Views 428 Downloads
Organic Molecule Concept Map Review Sheet
Stretch the brains of your organic chemists with this amazing concept map. A list of 31 organic molecules is provided on one page, and a graphic organizer with empty boxes for each is provided on the second page. Unfortunately the photocopy of the concept map is not the most crisp, but the value of this exercise is not diluted.
9th - 12th Science 8 Views 23 Downloads
Using Concept Maps to Teach Evolution
Students encounter concept maps for reviewing evolution. Concept maps provides an alternative method of interacting with the information and a forum for asking questions about vocabulary, concepts and interrelationships. A quiz is followed to be filled out at the enc of each map.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 26 Downloads
Microbes and Disease
Discuss how diseases have impacted human history. Divide your class into groups and assign each group one of the following: tuberculosis, malaria, plague, cholera, smallpox, and AIDS. They read up on, complete a concept map, and present to the rest of the class their assigned disease.
5th - 8th Science 87 Views 55 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Biodiversity in an Estuary
Students investigate the biodiversity in estuaries. In this estuary lesson plan, students use Google Earth to explore the Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve. They produce a biodiversity concept map and portray the life of a plant and an animal in an estuary by producing a poster.
9th - 12th Science 19 Views 60 Downloads
What is the Water Cycle? Activity A
Hydrologists create a concept map about how water is used and a sentence strip defining water and describing its unique properties. Small groups work together to fill a small milk carton and compute the mass of water inside. The next day, after freezing the water, they make new observations of the properties.
2nd - 5th Science 3 Views 3 Downloads
Express Yourself! Lesson 7
Seventh graders explore language arts by reading poetry. In this figurative language lesson, 7th graders read the poem, "Fog" by Carl Sandburg and analyze the elements of figurative language within the piece. Students complete a concept map using figurative words from the previous lesson and participate in a literature card activity.
7th Language Arts 8 Views 5 Downloads
Of Mice and Men
Class groups prepare a multimedia presentation about a character in John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men. Using a software concept map, they analyze the personality traits of their character and discuss the main ideas and themes of the novel.
11th Language Arts 15 Views 66 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Review of Populations
Students review the concept of populations. In this Biology lesson plan, students will work with a partner to talk through what they remember from the unit on populations. The class will then begin to work through a concept map as a way to organize what was talked about with their partners.
9th - 10th Science 8 Views 33 Downloads