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Students complete activities to study the properties and types of rocks. In this geology lesson, students use tools to study a Triscuit cracker and chart their class results. Students then complete a study of 'mock rocks' for their physical properties and watch a video about rock properties.
5th - 6th Science 3 Views 3 Downloads
The Water Cycle: States of Water
Elementary schoolers explore states of matter by concentrating on the ways in which water moves between its solid, liquid, and gaseous states in a variety of Earth environments. Learners interpret these movements through dance. The combination of movement and Earth science is most-unique!
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 11 Views 37 Downloads
Patterns of Change
Students study the Earth's layers and the patterns of change. In this Earth science lesson plan, students read Where the Forest Meets the Sea and complete a dirt, rock, and water compression activity to study the strata layer. Students brainstorm what their city would look like in 200 years.
3rd - 4th Science 3 Views 14 Downloads
On the Rise . . . Sea Level and Global Warming
Ninth graders conduct an experiment to determine how melting sea ice affect sea level. In this earth science lesson, 9th graders explain the environmental consequences of rising sea level. They relate this lesson to global warming.
9th Science 3 Views 11 Downloads
Students investigate the effect of wind speed and water depth on wave heights in a hurricane. In this earth science activity, students record wave height when they blow on the opposite side of the straw. They analyze and formulate a conclusion based on their data.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 9 Downloads
Who Has Seen the Wind? Harnessing Alternative Energy
Students assess the importance of wind power in generating energy. In this earth science lesson, students analyze the factors affecting wind power in certain locations. They select a potential site for wind turbines and explain why their site is ideal.
9th - 12th Science 4 Views 16 Downloads
Eighth graders investigate the mechanism of chemical weathering. In this earth science lesson plan, 8th graders test a variety of compounds to determine if there is a chemical reaction. They post their findings on the blog and create a PowerPoint presentation about it.
8th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads
Weather Instrument Use and Application
Eighth graders measure temperature, wind speed and pressure using Skymaster SM-28. In this earth science instructional activity, 8th graders collect data and record observations taken from outdoors. They explain why numerical values are different in various locations around the school.
8th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Chemistry Revision Themes: Quick Crosswords
A collection of 16 different chemistry crosswords provides variety in the ways that your class reviews chemistry vocabulary and concepts. Because the topics for each range from the introductory periodic table of elements to the complex energetics and kinetics, this resource is valuable to middle school and high school teachers alike.
6th - 12th Science 51 Views 48 Downloads
Famous Structures: Why construct with different rocks?
Pupils identify different types of rocks used in the pictures. In this earth science lesson, students hypothesize why specific rocks are used to construct buildings. They discuss their findings within the group and submit their work to the teacher.
8th - 9th Science 3 Views 6 Downloads