Natural Science Teacher Resources
Delve into physical, earth and life sciences with these teacher-reviewed resources. Your learners will surely be inspired to learn as they explore nature's phenomena.
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Macrostates and Microstates
Sal introduces Macrostates and Microstates in this chemistry video. He shows students that pressure, temperature, and volume are considered to be in the Macrostates category. However, kinetic energy, force, and velocity are considered to be in the Microstates category.
19 mins 7th - 10th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
AP Chemistry Topic 10: Nuclear Chemistry, Review, Part 1
Challenge your advanced chemistry class with this handout. Learners will review all aspects of nuclear chemistry, from writing balanced nuclear equations to determining half-life. They perform calculations and read and label graphs. This assignment draws upon every skill that your class has practiced during a nuclear chemistry unit.
10th - 12th Science 3 Views 29 Downloads
Amusement Park Physics
Students conduct a series of experiments on conservation of energy and momentum. In this physics lesson, students investigate the factors affecting the period of the pendulum. They build a roller coaster and calculate the marble's average speed.
6th - 8th Science 19 Views 68 Downloads
Typical Conceptual Questions for Physics I - Light and Quantum
This is a stellar overview of everything light and quantum! There are 30 multiple choice questions, none of them requiring any mathematical computation. There are a few diagrams to analyze: light rays striking reflective and refractive materials, spectral lines, and more.
9th - 12th Science 14 Views 44 Downloads
After reviewing plate tectonic theories and the discovery of both the Atlantis Massif and the Lost City hydrothermal vents, earth science learners complete a worksheet and participate in discussions about what the types of rock found there suggest about the creation of the features.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 3 Downloads
Greatest Discoveries with Bill Nye - Earth Science
Have your young scientists take notes on this list of questions while they watch Greatest Discoveries with Bill Nye: Earth Science. This worksheet is composed to 29 short answer display questions. The video is about earth science topics such as the inner core of the earth, the magnetic field, and weather on surface of the earth.
5th - 9th Science 33 Views 364 Downloads
Chemical and Physical Changes
Though it states that it is a worksheet, this technically is a set of directions for a series of six activities exploring physical and chemical changes. Chemistry or introductory physical science aces examine carbon dioxide production of yeast, burning of sugar, heat produced when water is added to calcium chloride, and more.
7th - 9th Science 24 Views 66 Downloads
Earth Science: The World Below
This three-minute clip provides a quick overview of what we know about the planet Earth. It covers drilling, the layers of the Earth, and Earth's basic composition. The narration is very clear and easy to follow, unfortunately the clip stops short of a full explanation.
3 mins 5th - 8th Science 11 Views 7 Downloads
Why Earth Science
Introduce the inquisitive learners in your class to the wonders of the planet Earth. This video showcases the reasons why we should study earth science and how a career or education in earth science can help us safeguard our planet. This would be a great video to show how important earth science careers can be.
7 mins 5th - 8th Science 10 Views 9 Downloads
Measuring Air Pressure Lab
Your class can investigate the weather through an experiment. In this chemistry instructional activity, learners collect data on air pressure and relate it to the weather. They collect data with the TI containing a barometer probe.
6th - Higher Ed Science 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Hydrothermal Vent Challenge
Give our ocean voyagers the "Hydrothermal Vent Challenge!" It is a worksheet that guides them through an exploration of hydrothermal vents and the chemical reactions that occur when lava meets seawater. Using a collection of websites, they gather the answers to questions and then participate in a discussion of their newly-found knolwedge.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 13 Downloads
Is the Coast Really Toast?: A Lesson About Volcanoes, Phase Changes, and the Art of Estimation
Clever! Use a clip from the 1997 film, Volcano, to get your chemistry class knee-deep in heat concepts related to lava. In the movie scene, lava flow is stopped in the nick of time. Your class must use calculations to determine if this could actually happen.
9th - 12th Science 4 Views 17 Downloads
Astronomy and Me: Moons Over New Haven
Third graders study the features of different moons orbiting the planets. In this astronomy lesson, 3rd graders explore the different phases of the moon using an interactive online website. They compare and contrast the features of the Earth's moon and that of the Jupiter and Saturn.
3rd Science 14 Views 20 Downloads
Lesson #3 ~ Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
Here is a six-page script for your biology, chemistry, or physics class to read out loud as a way of investigating nanoscience. This particular lesson is actually a continuation of "Lesson #2 - Nanoscience and Nanotechnology," written in the same format.
9th - 12th Science 7 Views 15 Downloads